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Walmart Reports “Difficult” Q1 with Disappointing Earnings

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Bentonville, AR—"Frankly, we had a more difficult quarter than expected," Mike Duke, Walmart’s chief executive, told analysts … [Read more...]

Walmart Reports Solid Q1 Results, But Cautions on Current Sales

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Bentonville, AR—A successful Black Friday and reviving layaway helped Walmart into a solid fourth quarter. Nonetheless, the retail … [Read more...]

2012 Mobile Retailer of the Year: Walmart

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New York—Retail giant Walmart already bills itself as the largest retailer in the world, the third largest public corporation in … [Read more...]

Retail Report Reveals “Best” and “Worst” Retailers of 2012 Season?

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Charleston, SC—How do you measure what makes a retailer the “best” or “worst” of 2012?Well, According to America’s Research … [Read more...]

Mobile Shopping Report: Retailers Fall Short of Consumers’ Expectations

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Wellesley, MA—While Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2012 proved that mobile commerce is growing steadily, new research reveals that … [Read more...]

The Day Before Black Friday: Now Grey Thursday?

Not only does Nordstrom refuse to open on Thanksgiving day, the retailer doesn't even put up holiday decorations until Black Friday rolls around.

New York—Target rather than turkey? Lining up for doorbusters instead of watching a linebacker intercept for a touchdown? Stocking … [Read more...]

NRF: Fix Fiscal Cliff Before Black Friday

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Washington—The National Retail Federation (NRF) today joined a growing chorus of business leaders across many industries to call … [Read more...]

Walmart Q3 Profit Up 9%, But Sales, Q4 Forecast Miss

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart reported today that its third quarter profit increased 9% but the world’s largest retailer’s sales and … [Read more...]

Superstorm Sandy Wrecks Havoc on Retail, Too

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New York—Two days prior to Halloween the superstorm known as Sandy is bearing down on New York, New Jersey, Delaware and … [Read more...]

Walmart Rolls Back Fee on Layaways

Feedback from shoppers on its Facebook page prompted Walmart to lower its layaway fee.

Bentonville, AR—Apparently prodded into action by feedback on its Facebook page, Walmart rolled back Tuesday its fee for its … [Read more...]

Walmart Q2 Profit Up, U.S. Stores See Sales Rise

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart reported that its second quarter earnings rose 5.7% thanks to sales increases in its international … [Read more...]

Walmart Q1 Better than Expected, Sales Up at U.S. Stores

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart today reported a better-than-expected first quarter as its U.S. division, its largest, continued to … [Read more...]