Walmart Pharmacy & Business News

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Walmart outlines 3-year growth plan

At Wal-Mart Stores' annual fall investor conference, the company’s president and CEO Doug McMillon outlined his plan to grow sales by $15 billion and buy back its shares over the course of the next three years. 

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Walmart, Sam’s Club name new chief merchants

On the same day that it announced a new CFO, Walmart has filled its empty chief merchant spot and named other executives to key leadership roles within the organization, including a new head merchant at Sam’s Club.

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Walmart names new CFO

After more than two decades in top finance roles at Walmart, Charles Holley, 59, is stepping down as CFO at the world’s largest retailer.

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Report: Walmart makes change to sustainability leadership

Twenty-year Walmart veteran Laura Phillips is set to become the company's senior VP of sustainability, effective Jan. 1, according to GreenBiz. “"She was part of the original group of key leaders that our former CEO Lee Scott assembled in 2004 to help develop Walmart’s sustainability strategy, initial goals and principles," Walmart’s chief sustainability officer Kathleen McLaughlin said in a memo about Phillips’ new job. (GreenBiz)

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Walmart cuts jobs at HQ

The long-rumored cuts were detailed in an internal memo with the subject line “a company positioned for the future,” that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., President and CEO Doug McMillon distributed to the company’s home office employees on Friday. 

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Remington straightener earns Allure honor

The straightener mists hair with water immediately before the heating plates are pressed together, which is aimed at reducing damage caused by straightening hair and reducing the amount of frizz.