Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6732/more en Walmart announces sweeping update to animal welfare policy http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-announces-sweeping-update-animal-welfare-policy <div class="node-body article-body">Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club U.S. on Friday revealed comprehensive new policies around animal welfare and antibiotic use on farms along with expectations for its suppliers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-announces-sweeping-update-animal-welfare-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-announces-sweeping-update-animal-welfare-policy#comments Latest News Walmart Meat Dairy Sustainability Sam's Club Wal-Mart Stores Fri, 22 May 2015 14:40:00 +0000 518791 at http://supermarketnews.com U.S. comps inch up for Walmart in Q1 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/us-comps-inch-walmart-q1 <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. sales were up modestly in the first quarter at Wal-Mart Stores, but investments in labor kept earnings on the lower end of expectations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/us-comps-inch-walmart-q1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/us-comps-inch-walmart-q1#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Greg Foran Quarterly Results Wal-Mart Stores Tue, 19 May 2015 15:01:00 +0000 518351 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Ahold-Delhaize talks confirmed, Kroger M&A opportunities and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-ahold-delhaize-talks-confirmed-kroger-ma-opportunities-and-more-trending-st <div class="node-body gallery-body">Readers of SN's e-newletter were also drawn to articles about C&S closing White Rose facilities, Safeway store closures and the first Wegmans in New York City.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-ahold-delhaize-talks-confirmed-kroger-ma-opportunities-and-more-trending-st" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-ahold-delhaize-talks-confirmed-kroger-ma-opportunities-and-more-trending-st#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Kroger Safeway Mon, 18 May 2015 14:41:00 +0000 518241 at http://supermarketnews.com The World's Most Valuable Brands: Forbes ranks Walmart No. 20 http://supermarketnews.com/worlds-most-valuable-brands-forbes-ranks-walmart-no-20 <div class="node-body link-body">Forbes ranks Coca-Cola fourth.</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/worlds-most-valuable-brands-forbes-ranks-walmart-no-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Wed, 13 May 2015 20:22:00 +0000 517961 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart acquires Target Canada assets http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-acquires-target-canada-assets <div class="node-body article-body">Walmart Canada said Friday it plans to take over one distribution center, 12 store leases and one owned property from Target Canada for approximately $165 million (Canadian), pending court approval. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-acquires-target-canada-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-acquires-target-canada-assets#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Target Corp. Wal-Mart Stores Fri, 08 May 2015 14:02:00 +0000 517621 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart builds supply chain to meet e-commerce demands http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-builds-supply-chain-meet-e-commerce-demands <div class="node-body link-body">The Wall Street Journal reports that distribution centers dedicated to online sales are part of a new logistics strategy as the retail industry sees customers take sales online.</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-builds-supply-chain-meet-e-commerce-demands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Online Retail Recommended Reading Thu, 07 May 2015 18:20:00 +0000 517521 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart names new division leaders in operations restructuring http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/walmart-names-new-division-leaders-operations-restructuring <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores has named new EVPs for its Neighborhood Market and Supercenter divisions as part of a flurry of new leadership appointments and a new operations structure under U.S. COO Judith McKenna. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/walmart-names-new-division-leaders-operations-restructuring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/walmart-names-new-division-leaders-operations-restructuring#comments Latest News Executive Changes Walmart Wal-Mart Stores Mon, 04 May 2015 18:12:00 +0000 517151 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart opens mini store on VCU's campus http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-opens-mini-store-vcus-campus <div class="node-body link-body">For manager Tanya Holmes, the Walmart on Campus store that opened Wednesday at Virginia Commonwealth University is a chance to combine two retail cultures that aren’t often linked — Walmart and Ukrop’s. A report by the Richmond Times-Dispatch.</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-opens-mini-store-vcus-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Thu, 30 Apr 2015 20:10:00 +0000 516961 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart beats Kroger in Denver pricing http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-beats-kroger-denver-pricing <div class="node-body article-body">A 20-SKU basket shopped via the curbside pickup service at Walmart in Aurora, Colo., was less expensive than at a nearby Kroger store during three separate shopping periods.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-beats-kroger-denver-pricing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-beats-kroger-denver-pricing#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Kroger Colorado Kroger Co. Registration Wal-Mart Stores 2015 Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 516311 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart's lackluster 2014 hits top execs' pay http://supermarketnews.com/wal-marts-lackluster-2014-hits-top-execs-pay <div class="node-body link-body">Fortune reports that Wal-Mart Stores' mediocre year last fiscal year directly hit the pocketbooks of its top executives.</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-marts-lackluster-2014-hits-top-execs-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:22:00 +0000 516441 at http://supermarketnews.com