Latest Criticism of Wal-Mart Stories

2012-04-11 22:05:45

The presence of big-box retailers, such as Wal-Mart, K-Mart and Target, may alter a community's social and economic fabric enough to promote the creation of hate groups, according to economists.

2011-06-20 16:55:00

PITTSBURGH, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coalition for Constitutional Values (PCCV) today expressed its deep disappointment with the ruling by the Supreme Court in the case of Wal-Mart v. Dukes, the largest civil rights class action suit in history.

2011-05-13 04:00:00

BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire a minority stake in the holding company of Yihaodian, a fast-growing eCommerce company in China.

2010-04-13 12:00:00

RESTON, Va., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirixa Corporation's MirixaEdge(SM), a web-based clinical application for the delivery of medication therapy management services, was recently selected by Save Mart Supermarkets, a 244-supermarket chain operating in California and Nevada, as an integral part of its employee health and wellness initiative.

2010-03-02 15:36:00

NEW YORK, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Minority Supplier Development Council will honor Michael Duke, president and chief executive officer of Wal-Mart Stores; Ralph G. Moore, president of Ralph G.

2009-11-07 06:05:00

Wal-Mart Stores Inc kicked off another price war on Thursday, cutting online preorder prices of some upcoming DVDs to $10, while rivals Target and Amazon scrambled to follow suit.

2009-11-03 06:53:00

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Punishing workers for taking sick leave puts Wal-Mart on track to be a major spreader of Swine Flu this fall, according to a new report by the National Labor Committee.

2009-09-16 17:47:39

U.S. retail giant Wal-Mart said it would extend its affordable prescription drug program with free mailing of inexpensive drugs. In a statement released Tuesday, the company said it would allow U.S. citizens to order 90-day supplies of about 300 generic prescription drugs for $10.

2009-09-02 09:05:00

The United Food and Commercial Workers union is taking giant US retailer Wal-Mart to task on healthcare with two new television ads.

2009-08-21 14:12:52

About 1.5 million Durabrand DVD players are being recalled voluntarily because they could overheat and start a fire, a U.S. watchdog agency says. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said the units were imported from China by Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

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