SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The decline in shopping trips at Wal-Mart Stores is driven by customer loss, rather than reduced shopping frequency among remaining shoppers, according to the results of a survey released last week by Blueocean Market Intelligence here. The survey, based on interviews with 1,800 Wal-Mart shoppers in September, said changing shopping habits and attitudes have contributed to six straight quarters of declines in same-store sales for the Bentonville, Ark.-based retailer, as ...
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.
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.