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Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cut its annual profit outlook on Thursday...month, replaced Bill Simon, who had held the position since 2010.The Bentonville, Arkansas-based company is facing challenges from a slowly recovering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-14/wal-mart-cuts-prof
Wal-Mart profit falls on currency shifts, pay raises

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reported sluggish sales and a 7 percent drop in first-quarter profit as worker pay raises...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/wal-mart-profit-falls-curr
Some jobs at Wal-Mart will get pay raises

...the more than 4,500 stores it operates in the U.S., and the results are encouraging.Wal-Mart, which is based in Bentonville, Ark., also said late Monday that those workers in specialized areas like the deli sections or the wireless areas will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/some-jobs-wal-mart-will-ge
Wal-Mart's town becomes new address for corporate America

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart's town is becoming...and sending top representatives to the Bentonville area to be near the retail titan and...most ambitious - of them move to the Bentonville area, their offices are stretching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/22/bus_389998.shtml
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Arkansas judge denies bond for Kneece testimony is suspect

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Benton County sheriff's deputies brought Etheridge Kneece to Bentonville on Friday, where he pleaded innocent to...Prosecutor Brad Butler. The officers left Bentonville on Thursday after South Carolina Gov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/15/met_279377.shtml
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Wal-Mart closing most Bud's Discount stores

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Tuesday it will close...nation's No. 1 retailer by $40 million to $50 million. But the Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart said it remains comfortable with projected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/23/biz_211750.shtml
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Wal-Mart revamps insurance

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Monday that it is launching a...2 million domestic employees. The plan is to go in effect in 2006. Bentonville-based Wal-Mart said the new plan was not a response to the mounting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/25/bus_15400.shtml
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Chain revamping for prosperity, peace

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. hitched itself to country superstar...prompted Wal-Mart to set up two fast-reaction public relation teams in Bentonville and Washington to answer the critics' claims. "I think they have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/27/bus_36094.shtml
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Wal-Mart revamps to boost growth, reputation in 2006

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. hitched itself to country superstar...prompted Wal-Mart to set up two fast-reaction public relation teams in Bentonville and Washington to answer the critics' claims. "I think they have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/26/bus_35871.shtml
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Windsor man gets life sentence

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - An Aiken County man convicted of capital murder, who said he had nothing to do with the deaths of a Pea Ridge couple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/10/met_325411.shtml
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