Sales of gigantic TVs are on the rise

...the appetite for the size of these TVs," says Luke Motschenbacher, the director of Best Buy's TV business.Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest retailer, is also beefing up its big-screens because of increasing customer demand...

Wal-Mart Stores CEO and President Duke stepping down from posts; McMillon named as successor

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is ushering in a changing of the guard as the world's largest retailer confronts slower growth and challenges to its reputation...

Man indicted in gropings at Augusta area Wal-Mart stores

A man accused of groping women in Augusta area Wal-Mart stores was among several people indicted by a Columbia County...has been charged with groping at least four women in Wal-Mart stores and a teenager at Sonic.The grand jury also indicted...

Starbucks clears college degree path for workers

...Starbucks will send its way.There have been other efforts at offering low-wage workers education benefits. In 2010, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. started offering partial tuition grants for workers at American Public University, a for-profit, online...

Wal-Mart toughens policy for suppliers subcontracting

BENTONVILLE, Ark. - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has alerted its global suppliers that it will...clothes.In a letter sent Tuesday to suppliers of its Wal-Mart stores as well as Sam's Clubs in the U.S., Canada and...

Man in wheelchair charged with shoplifting

...in his jacket and chair and attempted to leave the store.Police said Epps has already been banned from two other Wal-Mart stores and is on probation for shoplifting from the store in Evans.He was taken to the Richmond County jail on charges...

Postal workers unions protest Staples program

...Postal Service has roughly 65,000 other retail partner locations around the country - such as CVS pharmacies and Wal-Mart stores that sell postal products. The Staples program, however, allows customers to buy stamps, send packages and use...

Wal-Mart closing most Bud's Discount stores

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Tuesday it will close...in buildings left vacant when Wal-Mart stores relocated to larger facilities...overproduced or failed to sell in Wal-Mart stores, are concentrated in the South...

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Wal-Mart to test food-drug store

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the nation's largest retailer, is experimenting...can't put them as close together (as traditional Wal-Mart stores)," said Wal-Mart CEO David Glass. That creates...

Wal-Mart starts test of online music offering

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. began a test Thursday of...the music selection offered in Wal-Mart stores," Swint said. Walmart.com...format as found on CD racks in Wal-Mart stores, which don't sell music with...