11/17/2015 - 9:10am

One of the most important takeaways from this morning's result announcement is the improvement in U.S. operations, Doug McMillon, Walmart president and CEO, told analysts Tuesday morning. 

11/11/2015 - 11:14am

Lead by incredible 60% growth in the brow segment, the eye category has been a bright spot for mass market retailers.

11/09/2015 - 4:02pm

Everyone wants to know how Walmart can compete with Amazon in e-commerce when the latter doesn't really make money at it. According to Ad Age, "The more Walmart does to differentiate itself from Amazon and offer a better value proposition, the more it will succeed," she said. "The more it focuses on price and value, the more it can compete." But it's a very long game. [Ad Age]


11/06/2015 - 12:18pm

Pharmacy and retail NACDS members members were able to discuss issues surrounding Medicaid, prescription drug monitoring program funding, opioid abuse, plastic bag preemptions and back-to-school sales tax holidays. 

11/05/2015 - 9:40am
Both retailers and manufacturers expect change, complexity and competition to continue in full force, which means winning organizations will be those that can anticipate important shifts and quickly pivot to capitalize on them.
11/04/2015 - 12:45pm

CNBC reported Tuesday that former Walmart U.S. CEO Bill Simon crash-landed his small airplane in Fayettevill, Ark. on a trip between Bentonville and Waco, Texas. He and his two passengers escaped with minor injuries after he parachute landed the plane. (CNBC)

11/03/2015 - 8:22am

Michelle Gloeckler will continue to lead Walmart's Health  and Wellness business as EVP of consumables and health and wellness.

10/29/2015 - 4:56pm

Listen to an exclusive audio Halloween story created for Walmart by comedian and writer Paul Soter.

10/27/2015 - 11:52am

Wal-Mart wants to use drones to check warehouse inventory and assist with curbside pickup and delivery services, and has applied for permission from regulators to do so, according to CNBC. “Drones have a lot of potential to further connect our vast network of stores, distribution centers, fulfillment centers and transportation fleet,” company spokesman Dan Toporek told CNBC. “There is a Walmart within five miles of 70 percent of the U.S. population, which creates some unique and interesting possibilities for serving customers with drones.” (CNBC)