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2011-08-10 06:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart announced today the launch of VUDU for the iPad. VUDU, a leading subscription-free, video-on-demand movie service and wholly owned subsidiary of Walmart stores, has optimized the navigation experience of VUDU.com to enable millions of iPad owners to rent or buy entertainment content and then stream it easily through any iPad browser. Beginning today, iPad users can go to VUDU.com and browse through VUDU's...

2010-09-13 14:01:00

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- To help families stay connected while saving money, Walmart (NYSE: WMT) announced it will launch Walmart Family Mobile(TM) powered by T-Mobile, a new brand of post-paid cell phone service that offers the best value for unlimited talk and text. Walmart Family Mobile is a new monthly post-paid plan available without a contract or multi-year commitment, and offers a family of three savings of up to $1,200 per year compared to the leading national...

2009-12-14 16:11:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to the increasing number of Ohio families in crisis, the Walmart Foundation (NYSE: WMT) today announced a $250,000 grant to the Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks (OASHF), Ohio's largest charitable response to hunger, and a $100,000 grant to the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), a federally funded program administered by the Ohio Department of Development, to help low-income Ohioans pay their utility bills....

2009-05-14 12:32:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Horizon Lines, Inc., (NYSE: HRZ), the nation's leading domestic ocean shipping and integrated logistics company, has been named Jones Act Carrier of the Year for 2008 by Walmart Stores, Inc. The award is presented each year to a domestic ocean carrier to recognize best-in-class schedule reliability and exceptional customer service. The award was presented at a meeting at Walmart's headquarters in Bentonville, AR on May 12. "Horizon Lines'...

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