Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6732/more en Walmart adds to popular Patti Pie line http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/walmart-adds-popular-patti-pie-line <div class="node-body article-body">With customers still clamoring for Patti LaBelle’s Sweet Potato Pie, Walmart is again expanding the product line to include cobblers and other desserts.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/walmart-adds-popular-patti-pie-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/walmart-adds-popular-patti-pie-line#comments Bakery News Walmart Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:19:00 +0000 550531 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers launch Louisiana flood relief http://supermarketnews.com/news/retailers-launch-louisiana-flood-relief <div class="node-body article-body">Local grocers Rouses and Southeastern Grocers have announced support for customers and associates impacted by devastating flooding in Louisiana, while Walmart and Target have pledged donations to local relief efforts. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/news/retailers-launch-louisiana-flood-relief" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/news/retailers-launch-louisiana-flood-relief#comments News Walmart Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:45:00 +0000 550211 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart U.S. comps top estimates on traffic gain http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-us-comps-top-estimates-traffic-gain <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday said comparable-store sales in the U.S. during the second quarter topped the company&#39;s modest estimates, as shoppers rewarded improved store conditions with more visits.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-us-comps-top-estimates-traffic-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-us-comps-top-estimates-traffic-gain#comments News Retail & Financial Walmart Online Retail Registration Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:37:00 +0000 550151 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart expanding rollbacks as price competition intensifies http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-expanding-rollbacks-price-competition-intensifies <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores has confirmed that it has expanded a program of everyday price investments that began in select markets in June, a move that could accelerate what appears to be an industrywide trend toward heightening price competition as deflationary conditions continue. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-expanding-rollbacks-price-competition-intensifies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-expanding-rollbacks-price-competition-intensifies#comments News Retail & Financial Walmart Marketing Registration Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:47:00 +0000 549951 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart announces $3.3B Jet.com acquisition http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-announces-33b-jetcom-acquisition <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores on Monday announced a deal to acquire the fast-growing e-commerce startup Jet.com for $3.3 billion in cash and stock, heralding the move as "another jolt of entrepreneurial spirit being injected into Walmart.”</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-announces-33b-jetcom-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-announces-33b-jetcom-acquisition#comments News Retail & Financial Walmart Mon, 08 Aug 2016 12:36:00 +0000 549571 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart in talks to buy web retailer Jet.com http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-talks-buy-web-retailer-jetcom <div class="node-body link-body">The Wall Street Journal — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is in talks to buy online discount retailer Jet.com Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, in what would mark a disappointing end for one of the most ambitious challengers to Amazon.com Inc.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-talks-buy-web-retailer-jetcom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Online Retail Recommended Reading Wed, 03 Aug 2016 20:02:00 +0000 549381 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart: 'Fresh Angle' for produce brings benefits http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/walmart-fresh-angle-produce-brings-benefits <div class="node-body article-body">Revamped produce departments at 180 Walmart stores have helped reduce food waste, improved efficiency and received positive feedback from customers, according to a blog post on the retailer’s website. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/walmart-fresh-angle-produce-brings-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/walmart-fresh-angle-produce-brings-benefits#comments News Walmart Produce & Floral Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:13:00 +0000 549021 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart to debut imperfect apple program http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-debut-imperfect-apple-program <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores on Tuesday said it would be the first U.S. retailer to sell imperfect apples under the "I'm Perfect" brand.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-debut-imperfect-apple-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-debut-imperfect-apple-program#comments News Walmart Produce & Floral Sustainability Registration Wal-Mart Stores Tue, 19 Jul 2016 16:50:00 +0000 548351 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Ugly produce is a &quot;Perfect&quot; way to reduce food waste, and to pass along savings to consumers.</p> Walmart data chief joins Neustar http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-data-chief-joins-neustar <div class="node-body link-body">The Wall Street Journal -- Wal-Mart Store Inc.’s data chief is leaving the retail behemoth to join a consumer data and analytics company.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-data-chief-joins-neustar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Fri, 15 Jul 2016 18:26:00 +0000 548211 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart rolls out special carts to improve fresh food offering http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-rolls-out-special-carts-improve-fresh-food-offering <div class="node-body link-body">Reuters — Wal-Mart Stores Inc has begun rolling out specialized carts designed to keep employees out on the floor culling produce and reducing wastage, the latest step in a push to improve its fresh food offerings and revive sales growth.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-rolls-out-special-carts-improve-fresh-food-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Produce & Floral Recommended Reading Tue, 12 Jul 2016 19:47:00 +0000 548021 at http://supermarketnews.com