BENTONVILLE, Ark. — U.S. sales at Wal-Mart Stores here increased by 5% in April, ahead of its own forecast, as consumers sought value in shopping for Easter items and groceries. The results included a 5.9% comparable-store sales increase at Wal-Mart stores and a 0.3% comp increase at the Sam’s Club warehouse division. “We gained new customers, improved our market share position and found that when customers had more money to spend, they spent it more often at Wal-Mart,” Eduardo ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess 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’sFREE, 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.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.