Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6732/more en Without Walmart, the long wait for more groceries continues in east D.C. http://supermarketnews.com/without-walmart-long-wait-more-groceries-continues-east-dc <div class="node-body link-body">The Washington Post — When Walmart announced Jan 15. that it would break two leases for planned stores in D.C., it torpedoed two long-promised development projects in communities east of the Anacostia River and meant the wait for fresh food on East Capitol Street would likely continue into its third decade.</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/without-walmart-long-wait-more-groceries-continues-east-dc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Mon, 01 Feb 2016 21:54:00 +0000 537711 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart: It came, it conquered and now it’s leaving http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-it-came-it-conquered-and-now-it-s-leaving <div class="node-body link-body">MSN.com/Bloomberg -- The Town’n Country grocery in Oriental, North Carolina, a local fixture for 44 years, closed its doors in October after a Wal-Mart store opened for business. Now, three months later -- and less than two years after Wal-Mart arrived -- the retail giant is pulling up stakes, leaving the community with no grocery store and no pharmacy.</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-it-came-it-conquered-and-now-it-s-leaving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:45:00 +0000 537201 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart closure saves small-town grocery store in west Texas http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-closure-saves-small-town-grocery-store-west-texas <div class="node-body link-body">ABC13.com — A small-town grocery story in Texas on the verge of shutting its doors received surprising news after its major competitor — Walmart — announced it was going out of business.</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-closure-saves-small-town-grocery-store-west-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Tue, 19 Jan 2016 22:50:00 +0000 536911 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart publishes a list of closing stores http://supermarketnews.com/walmart-publishes-list-closing-stores <div class="node-body link-body">Walmart.com — Company exits Walmart Express pilot as part of closing 269 stores globally.</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-publishes-list-closing-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Small Format Supermarket Recommended Reading Fri, 15 Jan 2016 20:43:00 +0000 536301 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart to close 269 stores including all 'Express' sites http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-close-269-stores-including-all-express-sites <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores on Friday said it would close 269 stores — 154 of them in the U.S. including all of its 102 Walmart Express small-format stores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-close-269-stores-including-all-express-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-close-269-stores-including-all-express-sites#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Small Format Supermarket Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:24:00 +0000 536211 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart supplier recalls 90K pounds of beef products http://supermarketnews.com/meat/walmart-supplier-recalls-90k-pounds-beef-products <div class="node-body article-body">Huisken Meat Company is recalling 89,568 pounds of beef products sold in select Walmart stores due to contamination with extraneous wood products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meat/walmart-supplier-recalls-90k-pounds-beef-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meat/walmart-supplier-recalls-90k-pounds-beef-products#comments Latest News Walmart Food Safety Meat Wal-Mart Stores Tue, 05 Jan 2016 21:02:00 +0000 535601 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart increases Patti LaBelle line, adds availability tracker http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/walmart-increases-patti-labelle-line-adds-availability-tracker <div class="node-body article-body">Following the runaway success of Patti LaBelle’s sweet potato pie at Walmart stores the retailer announced two new products: premium vanilla pound cake and premium caramel cake. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/walmart-increases-patti-labelle-line-adds-availability-tracker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/walmart-increases-patti-labelle-line-adds-availability-tracker#comments Bakery Latest News Walmart Mon, 04 Jan 2016 20:03:00 +0000 535461 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart debuts video series http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-debuts-video-series <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores has launched a new bimonthly video series designed to keep employees informed of happenings at the company. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-debuts-video-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-debuts-video-series#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Wal-Mart Stores Thu, 24 Dec 2015 15:11:00 +0000 535201 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart marketing chief Quinn to retire http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/walmart-marketing-chief-quinn-retire <div class="node-body article-body">Stephen Quinn, chief marketing officer of Wal-Mart U.S., will retire effective Jan. 31, the retailer said Thursday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/walmart-marketing-chief-quinn-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/walmart-marketing-chief-quinn-retire#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Executive Changes Registration Wal-Mart Stores Thu, 10 Dec 2015 20:56:00 +0000 534491 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart to roll out digital payment system http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-roll-out-digital-payment-system <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday announced it was launching its own payment system as part of its mobile application &mdash; a solution the company said would speed checkout in stores while further connecting the retailer to its shoppers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-roll-out-digital-payment-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-roll-out-digital-payment-system#comments Latest News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Walmart Marketing Registration Wal-Mart Stores Thu, 10 Dec 2015 20:23:00 +0000 534481 at http://supermarketnews.com