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February 7, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores isn’t about to let the grass grow under its feet in Canada.

Mississauga, Ontario -- Wal-Mart Stores isn’t about to let the grass grow under its feet in Canada. The discounter plans to spend about $753 million this fiscal year to expand its store presence in Canada, before rival Target Corp. begins its push in the country.

February 22, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores reported Tuesday that earnings for the quarter ended Jan. 31 jumped 27% as its international stores posted strong results.

Bentonville, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores reported Tuesday that earnings for the quarter ended Jan. 31 jumped 27% as its international stores posted strong results. In the United States, however, the retailer posted its seventh straight quarterly sales decline, falling short of its own projections for the holiday period.

November 18, 2010

Wal-Mart Stores said Thursday it will open its first four stores in Washington, D.C., as part of the retailer’s effort to increase its urban expansion stride.

Bentonville, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores said Thursday it will open its first four stores in Washington, D.C., as part of the retailer’s effort to increase its urban expansion stride.

Wal-Mart said it plans to open the smaller-format urban stores in Washington, D.C. in late 2012, and said it has met little resistance from the area. The retailer said its poll of 800 locals found nearly three-quarters of Washingtonians favored Wal-Mart coming to the city.

November 3, 2010

South African labor leaders say they will strike if necessary to force Wal-Mart to respect...

October 7, 2010

Wal-Mart Stores said Friday it will end its profit-sharing contributions in February, replacing them with...

June 2, 2010

Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday announced plans to offer its U.S. employees a chance to earn...

December 23, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores said late Tuesday that it has agreed to pay workers up to $640...

December 14, 2008

Within the space of two weeks’ time early next year, we will inaugurate a new...

December 14, 2008

Within the space of two weeks’ time early next year, we will inaugurate a...

December 8, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said on Tuesday that it will pay up to $54.25 million to...

October 19, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores Monday launched a video-based voter guide enabling presidential candidates Sen. Barack Obama and...

August 13, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. posted a 17% increase in its second-quarter profit Thursday, helped by cost...

July 31, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. denied a report Friday that it had pressured employees to vote against...

July 13, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores has joined the Global Forest & Trade Network (GFTN), organized through the World...

May 27, 2008

After having been selected as one of 19 states to partner with Wal-Mart Stores in...

October 23, 2007

Des Moines, Iowa, ...

October 22, 2007

New York, With...

October 10, 2007

Rogers, Ark., Lee...

September 19, 2007

New York, Union-backed...

May 31, 2007

When was the last time a washer/dryer combination stopped you dead in your tracks? It...

March 31, 2007

Go figure. After all these years, it ends up that Wal-Mart is commitment-phobic.At least, that’s...

January 11, 2006

Annapolis, Md., Maryland’s...

November 14, 2005

Washington, D.C., Wal-Mart...

October 25, 2005

New York City, ...

October 25, 2005

New York City, ...