Walmart Pharmacy & Business News

Sam's Club enhances holiday shopping experience

Sam's Club announced that it is making it easier for consumers to shop this holiday season with the launch of its holiday shopping site,, and an enhanced mobile application that together streamline on-the-go and at-home shopping.

Survey: 37% of retailers now have a mobile site

The third annual Mobile Audit, released Thursday by e-commerce and digital marketing company Acquity Group, found that mobile adoption is on the rise. In fact, the percentage of retailers with a mobile site reached 37% in 2011, up from 12% in 2010 and only 4% in 2009 — a 210% increase over the past year alone.

Comps nightmare ending at Walmart

Two years of declining same-store sales at Walmart are poised to end next month when the retailer reports third-quarter results that reflect positive momentum from a wide range of initiatives put in place during the past 12 months, judging from comments made by senior executives during an all-day meeting with analysts on Wednesday.