Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6732/more en Watch out Walmart: Alibaba could become world's largest retailer by 2016 http://supermarketnews.com/watch-out-walmart-alibaba-could-become-worlds-largest-retailer-2016 <div class="node-body link-body">Alibaba’s chief executive predicts the company will overtake Walmart to become the world’s largest retail network by 2016.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/watch-out-walmart-alibaba-could-become-worlds-largest-retailer-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:31:00 +0000 491211 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart to hire 60,000 holiday workers http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-hire-60000-holiday-workers <div class="node-body link-body">Wal-Mart is ramping up its holiday hiring, but not by as much as its competitors.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-hire-60000-holiday-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:17:00 +0000 490971 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart spokesman said to resign over resume falsehood http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-spokesman-said-resign-over-resume-falsehood <div class="node-body link-body">Wal-Mart Stores' chief spokesman resigned after the company discovered an almost two-decade-old falsehood in his official biography, a person familiar with the situation said. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-spokesman-said-resign-over-resume-falsehood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:11:00 +0000 490671 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart launches 'fight hunger' campaign http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/walmart-launches-fight-hunger-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark., said Monday its Walmart Foundation is launching a nationwide campaign to get the public involved in fighting hunger. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/walmart-launches-fight-hunger-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/walmart-launches-fight-hunger-campaign#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Community Service Hunger relief Wal-Mart Stores Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:45:00 +0000 490531 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart joins U.S. crop-tour fever seeking food chain edge http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-joins-us-crop-tour-fever-seeking-food-chain-edge <div class="node-body link-body">Retail giant Walmart joined a group of volunteers counting corn ears and soybean pods in fields in the United States recently in a clear sign traditional crop tours are expanding their appeal from farmers and traders to all those with a stake in the U.S. food chain.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-joins-us-crop-tour-fever-seeking-food-chain-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:34:00 +0000 490121 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar store war could impact Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-store-war-could-impact-walmart <div class="node-body article-body">The biggest winner — or loser — in the battle to acquire Family Dollar Stores might be Walmart, according to industry observers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-store-war-could-impact-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-store-war-could-impact-walmart#comments Walmart Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Wal-Mart Stores Online 2014 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:44:00 +0000 490031 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart to rebrand Express stores Neighborhood Market http://supermarketnews.com/small-format-supermarket/walmart-rebrand-express-stores-neighborhood-market <div class="node-body article-body">Walmart said it would extend the Walmart Neighborhood Market name to its smaller-scale Walmart Express stores, saying the two concepts serve similar missions for their shoppers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/small-format-supermarket/walmart-rebrand-express-stores-neighborhood-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/small-format-supermarket/walmart-rebrand-express-stores-neighborhood-market#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Small Format Supermarket Wal-Mart Stores Walmart Express Walmart Market 2014 Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:47:00 +0000 489911 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart’s online traffic less than half Amazon’s http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-s-online-traffic-less-half-amazon-s <div class="node-body link-body">No matter how many times Wal-Mart Stores retools and relaunches its Walmart.com sites, it cannot make up ground on Amazon.com, at least not in total traffic. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-s-online-traffic-less-half-amazon-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Online Retail Recommended Reading Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:58:00 +0000 489851 at http://supermarketnews.com New Walmart dress code angers some employees http://supermarketnews.com/new-walmart-dress-code-angers-some-employees <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Wal-Mart employees are upset over a new a mandatory dress code that was implemented last week.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/new-walmart-dress-code-angers-some-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:33:00 +0000 489381 at http://supermarketnews.com Challenges for Schnucks: 'Walmart, Walmart and Walmart' http://supermarketnews.com/challenges-schnucks-walmart-walmart-and-walmart <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Schnucks' Scott Schnuck discusses some of the challenges facing a family owned grocery store in today's environment.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/challenges-schnucks-walmart-walmart-and-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:10:00 +0000 489361 at http://supermarketnews.com