BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart wants to know: in the world of mass-market retailing, can big things come in small packages? ortment stores in three Arkansas towns this fall. The stores, which reportedly will be built here, where Wal-Mart is based, in Springdale and in Sherwood, will be 40,000 square feet and will offer a scaled-back selection of grocery items and general merchandise, as well as drive-through pharmacies. In contrast, Wal-Mart's traditional discount stores are about 90,000 ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.