BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Sam's Club here said it plans to boost some annual membership fees by $5 and invest a portion of that money into lower prices and added services. Speaking at a Wal-Mart Stores analysts' meeting in Rogers, Ark., Doug McMillon, president and chief executive officer of Sam's, said the fee increase will take effect Jan. 1 and will affect Business and Advantage (personal) members, boosting their annual fee to $35 and $40, respectively. Fees for Sam's Plus ...

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