Latest Wal-Mart Stories

2014-09-17 08:38:36

CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Apple (Nasdaq:AAPL-Free Report), AT&T (NYSE:T-Free Report), T-Mobile (NYSE:TMUS-Free Report), Best Buy (NYSE:BBY-Free Report) and Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT-Free Report)....

2014-08-19 12:24:49

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Singing Machine Company ("Singing Machine" or the "Company") (OTCQB: SMDM) announces that Wal-Mart Stores U.S. will newly be included in its retail distribution group beginning in September 2014. The Company today announced Wal-Mart Stores in the U.S. will carry three proprietary models of the Company's karaoke systems for the coming 2014 fall season. The retailing relationship with Wal-Mart will include almost 3,700 stores...

2014-05-06 23:16:16

A class-action lawsuit filed against retail giant Wal-Mart alleges that customers got shortchanged when returning products to a different store location than the one from which they purchased the product. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The lawsuit (Case Number: 1:14-cv-965 in the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, Eastern Division) was filed by two Ohio residents on behalf of themselves and those similarly situated in federal court in Cleveland. The Plaintiffs...

2014-02-10 10:57:31

Communities across the United States experienced an unprecedented decline in crime in the 1990s. But for counties where Wal-Mart built stores, the decline wasn't nearly as dramatic. "The crime decline was stunted in counties where Wal-Mart expanded in the 1990s," says Scott Wolfe, assistant professor of criminology and criminal justice at the University of South Carolina and lead author of a new study. "If the corporation built a new store, there were 17 additional property crimes and 2...

2013-12-26 23:01:48

Earlier this year, Wal-Mart’s produce suppliers were notified about the upcoming mandatory compliance for produce traceability labeling. Brookfield, Wisconsin (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 Starting January 1st 2014, any items arriving without the correct labeling will be rejected. All fresh produce delivered to a Wal-Mart (or Sam’s Club) distribution center has to be labeled with a case label that meets the PTI standard. NiceLabel has developed a free, easy-to-use online PTI label...

2013-10-22 23:25:43

Agein.com, the Internet’s premier anti-aging web site focusing on anti-aging tips, news, and advice from some of the foremost experts in the industry, is congratulating both Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and Target Corporation for announcing that they will be phasing out toxic chemicals in a number of products, including personal care and cosmetics. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Agein.com, the Internet’s premier anti-aging web site focusing on anti-aging tips, news, and advice from some...

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