FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Wal-Mart Stores here on Friday pledged to be aggressive in its global expansion initiatives and to ramp up its emphasis on low pricing. Speaking at the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting here, Mike Duke, president and chief executive officer, said the Bentonville, Ark.-based company is entering an “era of price transparency.” “And what kind of retailer wins in an era of price transparency? You got it, the price leader,” Duke said. “Wal-Mart must widen the gap here. ...

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