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The Hindu
Wal-Mart in talks to buy stake in FlipkartCould join forces to take on Amazon India. US-based retail corporation Wal-Mar
Wal-Mart in talks to buy stake in Flipkart
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
Could join forces to take on Amazon India. US-based retail corporation Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy a minority stake in Flipkart, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the world’s biggest retailer aims to get a slice of a... Read more
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Investopedia
How Sustainable Is Whole Foods' Competitive Advantage? (WFM)Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) is a grocery store chain that focuses on
How Sustainable Is Whole Foods' Competitive Advantage? (WFM)
Investopedia / Posted 13 hours ago
Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) is a grocery store chain that focuses on offering organic and natural foods, and has approximately 450 locations. By creating a high-quality customer experience and focusing on its product niche, the company has... Read more
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Reuters
CBS, Viacom controlling shareholder to call on companies to mergeWal-Mart in talks to buy stake in India's Flipkart: sources HONG KONG/MUMBAI W
CBS, Viacom controlling shareholder to call on companies to merge
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
Wal-Mart in talks to buy stake in India's Flipkart: sources HONG KONG/MUMBAI Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy a minority stake in India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the world's biggest... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Sources:Mart In Talks to Buy Stake in India's FlipkartHONG KONG/MUMBAI - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is in talks to buy a minority stake in
Sources:Mart In Talks to Buy Stake in India's Flipkart
Arkansas Business / Posted 15 hours ago
HONG KONG/MUMBAI - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is in talks to buy a minority stake in India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the world's biggest retailer aims to get a slice of a fast-growing online retail... Read more
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Newsmax
WSJ: Amazon to Compete With Delivery Rivals UPS, FedExOnline-retail giant Amazon.com Inc. reportedly is building its own shipping bus
WSJ: Amazon to Compete With Delivery Rivals UPS, FedEx
Newsmax / Posted 17 hours ago
Online-retail giant Amazon.com Inc. reportedly is building its own shipping business in a brazen challenge to America’s freight titans in a bid to constrain rising shipping costs. Amazon’s ultimate goal, the Wall Street Journal reported, “is to one... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart in talks to buy stake in India's FlipkartHONG KONG/MUMBAI Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy a minority stake in Ind
Wal-Mart in talks to buy stake in India's Flipkart
Reuters / Posted 17 hours ago
HONG KONG/MUMBAI Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy a minority stake in India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the world's biggest retailer aims to get a slice of a fast-growing online retail... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mart in talks to buy stake in India's FlipkartHONG KONG/MUMBAI: Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy a minority stake in In
Mart in talks to buy stake in India's Flipkart
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
HONG KONG/MUMBAI: Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in talks to buy a minority stake in India's largest e-commerce firm Flipkart, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the world's biggest retailer aims to get a slice of a fast-growing online retail... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mart exec takes Navy postVice Adm. Luke McCollum would be in a suit at a Wal-Mart board meeting one day
Mart exec takes Navy post
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
Vice Adm. Luke McCollum would be in a suit at a Wal-Mart board meeting one day and in his Navy uniform aboard a ship in the Persian Gulf the next. For the next four years, McCollum, the former vice president of logistics services at Wal-Mart Stores... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US appeals court rules for AmEx in card disputefunctioning of the payment-card industry," he added. The decision may help Ame
US appeals court rules for AmEx in card dispute
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
functioning of the payment-card industry," he added. The decision may help American Express compete for space in customer wallets with Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc, whose cards are more plentiful but whose customers spend less. It may also help... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mart testing Uber, Lyft for online grocery deliveryWal-Mart Stores Inc. says it will be testing its grocery delivery service with
Mart testing Uber, Lyft for online grocery delivery
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it will be testing its grocery delivery service with ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft in the next two weeks in Denver and Phoenix. That's in addition to a quiet pilot program that started in March with Deliv for its... Read more
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Providence Business News
Eight-cent eggs: Consumers gobble cheap food as grocers squirmChoice Petite Sirloin Steak.” And what does $1 buy these days? In North Bergen
Eight-cent eggs: Consumers gobble cheap food as grocers squirm
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
Choice Petite Sirloin Steak.” And what does $1 buy these days? In North Bergen, N.J., you could pick up a dozen eggs at Wal-Mart. OK, the price was actually $1.14. A mile away, check out Aldi, the German supermarket discounter, which can... Read more
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Newsmax
More Than 50 Percent of Shoppers Turn First to Amazon in Product SearchMore than half of U.S. online consumers begin their product searches on Amazon.
More Than 50 Percent of Shoppers Turn First to Amazon in Product Search
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
More than half of U.S. online consumers begin their product searches on Amazon.com Inc.’s website or mobile app, a survey found. That means that heading into the busy holiday season, the company is advancing its lead over major retailers like... Read more
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Newsmax
Eight-Cent Eggs: Consumers Gobble Cheap Food as Grocers SquirmPetite Sirloin Steak.” And what does $1 buy these days? In North Bergen, New J
Eight-Cent Eggs: Consumers Gobble Cheap Food as Grocers Squirm
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Petite Sirloin Steak.” And what does $1 buy these days? In North Bergen, New Jersey, you could pick up a dozen eggs at Wal-Mart. OK, the price was actually $1.14. A mile away, check out Aldi, the German supermarket discounter, which can... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Children's reveals another donation as construction continuesbeds, an emergency department and several operating rooms to serve the region's
Arkansas Children's reveals another donation as construction continues
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
beds, an emergency department and several operating rooms to serve the region's roughly 200,000 children. Donations include $3 million from the Walton Family Foundation, which the hospital foundation announced last week and is also part of... Read more
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CNBC
Target's chief digital officer leaves companythe statement said. Target has struggled to rev up online growth which has lag
Target's chief digital officer leaves company
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
the statement said. Target has struggled to rev up online growth which has lagged that of larger rivals like Amazon.com Inc and Wal-Mart Stores Inc, which recently splashed out over $3 billion to acquire e-commerce startup Jet.com. In 2015,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UPS tests drones for remote deliverywhile they work with regulators to tweak existing rules. UPS, based in Atlanta
UPS tests drones for remote delivery
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
while they work with regulators to tweak existing rules. UPS, based in Atlanta, isn't the only company testing drones. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is testing drones it says will help it manage warehouse inventory more efficiently, and Amazon.com is... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Ecoark's Randy May on Covering All Four CornersBefore coming to Ecoark Holdings Inc. of Rogers and becoming its chairman of th
Ecoark's Randy May on Covering All Four Corners
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
Before coming to Ecoark Holdings Inc. of Rogers and becoming its chairman of the board and CEO, Randy May spent over 15 years in divisional roles with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. From 1998-2004, he was divisional manager for half the United States for one... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Woo-ing A-teamers-- The University of Arkansas launched its multi-year $1 billion Campaign Arkan
Woo-ing A-teamers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
-- The University of Arkansas launched its multi-year $1 billion Campaign Arkansas with a $450,000 black-tie gala at Bud Walton Arena on Sept. 16. The guest list included 400-plus of the heaviest hitters and the administration and development... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PATENTS AWARDEDAcross a Network. Issued to Glen Thomas Undernehr of Fayetteville and Charles A
PATENTS AWARDED
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Across a Network. Issued to Glen Thomas Undernehr of Fayetteville and Charles Allen Courtright of Springdale. Assigned to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville. Patent D766,551 S. Headband With Integral Hairnet. Issued to Kourtney F. Barrett of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Target shakes up online leadership with eye on rivalsoverhaul of its e-commerce operations to boost online sales and better compete
Target shakes up online leadership with eye on rivals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
overhaul of its e-commerce operations to boost online sales and better compete with larger rivals such as Amazon.com Inc . Target said Jason Goldberger, who had been with the company for four years, will leave immediately. His role will be... Read more
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Reuters
Target shakes up online leadership with eye on rivalsoverhaul of its e-commerce operations to boost online sales and better compete
Target shakes up online leadership with eye on rivals
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
overhaul of its e-commerce operations to boost online sales and better compete with larger rivals such as Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O). Target said Jason Goldberger, who had been with the company for four years, will leave immediately. His role... Read more
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Reuters
Target's chief digital officer leaves companythe statement said. Target has struggled to rev up online growth which has lag
Target's chief digital officer leaves company
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
the statement said. Target has struggled to rev up online growth which has lagged that of larger rivals like Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N), which recently splashed out over $3 billion to acquire e-commerce startup... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lawyer for Ohio man killed by cop to meet with LynchDAYTON, Ohio — The attorney for the family of a man fatally shot by police at a
Lawyer for Ohio man killed by cop to meet with Lynch
The Toledo Blade / Posted 5 days ago
DAYTON, Ohio — The attorney for the family of a man fatally shot by police at a Wal-Mart store is scheduled to meet with U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch at the end of this month, two years after the Department of Justice opened an investigation... Read more
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Market Watch
Mart rivals and haters, bewareWal-Mart Stores Inc.’s rivals and investors who had abandoned the stock be warn
Mart rivals and haters, beware
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s rivals and investors who had abandoned the stock be warned, as the discount retail behemoth’s turnaround is gaining momentum and starting to resonate with its customers, a Wall Street analyst said. Barclays analyst Karen Short... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Amazon.com, Inc.: Could Amazon Stock Double Next Year?Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock closed at a record high of $800.00 on Thur
Amazon.com, Inc.: Could Amazon Stock Double Next Year?
Profit Confidential / Posted 5 days ago
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock closed at a record high of $800.00 on Thursday. It was only in April 2015 that Amazon stock had crossed the $400.00 threshold for the first time. And now, Amazon has announced another new service, signalling that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mart suers granted class actionA federal judge granted class-action status to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. shareholder
Mart suers granted class action
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
A federal judge granted class-action status to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. shareholders who filed a lawsuit in 2012 alleging the retailer defrauded investors by covering up a bribery scheme in Mexico. In a Fayetteville ruling earlier this week, U.S.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Remember Spoolies? Dana Point couple brings back retro curlers, sell them at Walmartthrough the couple’s company, San Juan Capistrano-based Spoolies Hair Curlers.
Remember Spoolies? Dana Point couple brings back retro curlers, sell them at Walmart
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
through the couple’s company, San Juan Capistrano-based Spoolies Hair Curlers. The heatless curlers are available in 400 Wal-Mart stores. Users wrap a section of dry hair around the spool and fold it to secure the hair. Before long, the Spoolies... Read more
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FOX Business
Mart Is Greener Than You ThinkWind turbines at a Wal-Mart store in Worcester, Mass. Image source: Wal-Mart.
Mart Is Greener Than You Think
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Wind turbines at a Wal-Mart store in Worcester, Mass. Image source: Wal-Mart. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE: WMT) has long been the bogeyman of the left as its low wages, union-busting, and monopolistic ways have made it a popular target among... Read more
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FOX Business
Mart Is Greener Than You ThinkContinue Reading Below Wind turbines at a Wal-Mart store in Worcester, Mass. I
Mart Is Greener Than You Think
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Continue Reading Below Wind turbines at a Wal-Mart store in Worcester, Mass. Image source: Wal-Mart. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE: WMT) has long been the bogeyman of the left as its low wages, union-busting, and monopolistic ways have made it a... Read more
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FOX Business
One Person Shot, State Of Emergency In Charlottething," she said. The protests on Tuesday left 16 police officers injured and
One Person Shot, State Of Emergency In Charlotte
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
thing," she said. The protests on Tuesday left 16 police officers injured and damaged police and other vehicles. A local Wal-Mart Stores Inc. location was looted, police said. Protesters on Tuesday had chanted that Mr. Scott had a book, not a... Read more
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FOX Business
One Person Shot, State Of Emergency In Charlottething," she said. The protests on Tuesday left 16 police officers injured and
One Person Shot, State Of Emergency In Charlotte
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
thing," she said. The protests on Tuesday left 16 police officers injured and damaged police and other vehicles. A local Wal-Mart Stores Inc. location was looted, police said. Protesters on Tuesday had chanted that Mr. Scott had a book, not a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefresolved this matter without being held to any wrongdoing," the company said in
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
resolved this matter without being held to any wrongdoing," the company said in an emailed statement. -- Jessica Seaman Wal-Mart workers' bonuses hit $201M Wal-Mart Stores Inc. paid more than $201 million in bonuses to hourly workers during the... Read more
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FOX Business
mart Must Face U.s. Class Action Over Alleged Mexican BriberyWal-Mart Stores Inc must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the world's large
mart Must Face U.s. Class Action Over Alleged Mexican Bribery
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the world's largest retailer of defrauding shareholders by concealing suspected bribery to help it expand faster in Mexico, a U.S. judge said. In a decision on Tuesday, U.S. District... Read more
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FOX Business
mart Must Face U.s. Class Action Over Alleged Mexican BriberyWal-Mart Stores Inc must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the world's large
mart Must Face U.s. Class Action Over Alleged Mexican Bribery
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the world's largest retailer of defrauding shareholders by concealing suspected bribery to help it expand faster in Mexico, a U.S. judge said. Continue Reading Below In a decision on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mart must face US class action over alleged Mexican briberyREUTERS: Wal-Mart Stores Inc must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the worl
Mart must face US class action over alleged Mexican bribery
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
REUTERS: Wal-Mart Stores Inc must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the world's largest retailer of defrauding shareholders by concealing suspected bribery to help it expand faster in Mexico, a U.S. judge said. In a decision on Tuesday, U.S.... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart must face U.S. class action over alleged Mexican briberyA general view shows a Wal-Mart store in Monterrey, Mexico, August 10, 2016. R
Wal-Mart must face U.S. class action over alleged Mexican bribery
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
A general view shows a Wal-Mart store in Monterrey, Mexico, August 10, 2016. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) must face a class-action lawsuit accusing the world's largest retailer of defrauding shareholders by concealing... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Hillwood wants 86 acres at Cecil Commerce Centercenter for a national company that would employ 1,000 people and operate around
Hillwood wants 86 acres at Cecil Commerce Center
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
center for a national company that would employ 1,000 people and operate around-the-clock. Temporary seasonal hiring would increase employment. Maximum parking would be 1,159. The project would need office and warehouse employees as well as truck... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mart pays quarterly bonuses to more store employeesCHICAGO: Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it paid more than US$201 million in second-qu
Mart pays quarterly bonuses to more store employees
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
CHICAGO: Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it paid more than US$201 million in second-quarter bonuses to hourly store staff as 99 percent of its stores met targets for cleanliness, faster checkout and better service. The world's largest retailer said 932,000... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart pays quarterly bonuses to more store employeesShopping carts are seen outside a new Wal-Mart Express store in Chicago July 26
Wal-Mart pays quarterly bonuses to more store employees
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Shopping carts are seen outside a new Wal-Mart Express store in Chicago July 26, 2011. REUTERS/John Gress/Files CHICAGO Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) said it paid more than $201 million in second-quarter bonuses to hourly store staff as 99 percent of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chelsea Clinton: Assisting women benefits the worldimproving life for girls and women. She invited representatives of more than tw
Chelsea Clinton: Assisting women benefits the world
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
improving life for girls and women. She invited representatives of more than two dozen groups to stand onstage with her. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. was singled out for partnering with other organizations to increase opportunities for women-owned... Read more
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Market Watch
Aldi, Lidl continue to gain market share in U.K.12 weeks ended Sept. 11 has fallen to 15.9% from 16.2%, while sales fell 1.4% t
Aldi, Lidl continue to gain market share in U.K.
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
12 weeks ended Sept. 11 has fallen to 15.9% from 16.2%, while sales fell 1.4% to GBP3.95 billion. Asda, a subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT), saw its market share fall to 15.7% from 16.7% for the comparable 12 weeks, with sales 5.4% lower... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefWal-Mart completes purchase of Jet.com Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has finalized its
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Wal-Mart completes purchase of Jet.com Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has finalized its acquisition of online retailer Jet.com. The deal was completed six weeks after the company agreed to purchase Jet.com for $3 billion in cash and $300 million in shares of... Read more
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FOX Business
mart Completes The Acquisition Of Jet.comWal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday said it has completed the acquisition of internet
mart Completes The Acquisition Of Jet.com
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday said it has completed the acquisition of internet retailer Jet.com after agreeing to pay about $3 billion for the e-commerce startup last month. Wal-Mart Chief Executive Doug McMillon announced the closing of the deal,... Read more
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FOX Business
mart Completes The Acquisition Of Jet.comCHICAGO – Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday said it has completed the acquisition o
mart Completes The Acquisition Of Jet.com
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO – Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday said it has completed the acquisition of internet retailer Jet.com after agreeing to pay about $3 billion for the e-commerce startup last month. Continue Reading Below Wal-Mart Chief Executive Doug McMillon... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sears to shut 64 more Kmart storesREUTERS: Retailer Sears Holdings Corp will close a further 64 Kmart stores in t
Sears to shut 64 more Kmart stores
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
REUTERS: Retailer Sears Holdings Corp will close a further 64 Kmart stores in the United States, a source familiar with the matter said, in addition to the nearly 70 it announced earlier this year. Sears, which has posted a quarterly profit just... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart completes the acquisition of Jet.comShopping carts are seen outside a new Wal-Mart Express store in Chicago July 26
Wal-Mart completes the acquisition of Jet.com
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Shopping carts are seen outside a new Wal-Mart Express store in Chicago July 26, 2011. REUTERS/John Gress/Files CHICAGO Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) on Monday said it has completed the acquisition of internet retailer Jet.com after agreeing to pay... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mart completes the acquisition of Jet.comCHICAGO: Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday said it has completed the acquisition of
Mart completes the acquisition of Jet.com
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO: Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Monday said it has completed the acquisition of internet retailer Jet.com after agreeing to pay about US$3 billion for the e-commerce startup last month. Wal-Mart Chief Executive Doug McMillon announced the closing of... Read more
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Providence Business News
Research: Unpredictable hours hurt workers’ well-being and income stabilityWASHINGTON - Want to increase your happiness? Look no further than your work sc
Research: Unpredictable hours hurt workers’ well-being and income stability
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON - Want to increase your happiness? Look no further than your work schedule. Unstable working hours can harm employees’ financial security and amplify their stress, according to research from the Washington-based Center for Equitable... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PATENTS AWARDEDMethod Therefor. Issued to Scott M. Schlesinger of Little Rock and John A. Paff
PATENTS AWARDED
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Method Therefor. Issued to Scott M. Schlesinger of Little Rock and John A. Pafford of Eads, Tenn. Assigned to Spine Wave Inc. of Shelton, Conn. Patent 9,440,325 B2. Adaptable Abrasive Cutting Assembly for Sharpener. Issued to Richard S. Smith... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Technology behind Wal-Mart buymarketplace by promising to give customers more control over the price they pay
Technology behind Wal-Mart buy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
marketplace by promising to give customers more control over the price they pay for a basket of products. The so-called smart-cart technology, which has been the focal point of the e-commerce business in its infancy, also proved to be attractive... Read more
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