NEW YORK - Call it a strategic rollback. The new head of Wal-Mart's U.S. operations last week said Wal-Mart would seek to restore sales momentum behind variety and everyday low prices rather than assortment reductions and temporary price promotions. Bill Simon's new agenda for Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart represents a reversal of tactics employed by previous leadership at the company whose “Project Impact” program advocated tighter selections, more private brands and a merchandising ...
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