Walmart News Now

12/01/2011 - 15:02

Target previously acknowledged that the return of layaway at Walmart impacted its early-season toy sales, and now comes another interesting revelation in Target’s November sales release.

12/01/2011 - 11:09

Walmart is looking to help holiday shoppers find the perfect gift this season with the launch of a new social shopping application.

11/18/2011 - 11:19

Let’s not get ahead of ourselves here. That seems to be the message implied in Walmart’s guidance for fourth-quarter same-store sales in a range of flat to up 2%.

11/18/2011 - 11:15

Walmart gave investors an early Christmas gift earlier this week in the form of a long-awaited third-quarter same-stores sales increase, then ruined the holiday spirit by coming up a penny short of analysts’ earnings estimates.

11/18/2011 - 11:09

Sam’s Club president and CEO Brian Cornell may have been the last of Walmart’s three divisional presidents to speak on the company’s conference call, but he had the best news to share.

11/18/2011 - 11:04

Walmart continues to gain online momentum, judging from the most recent monthly report from measurement firm comScore Media Metrix.

11/17/2011 - 17:23

Ezequiel Gómez Berard, CEO of Walmart Argentina, joined the Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Industry Minister Débora Giorigi, Economy Minister (Vice President elected) Amado Boudou, Osvaldo Mosteirin, Walmart Argentina CAO; Horacio Barbeito, Walmart Argentina CMO, and Hernán Carboni, Walmart director of corporate affairs, in the office of the Argentine President to discuss Walmart's progress in Argentina.

11/17/2011 - 11:46

Walmart announced that it is offering free shipping on electronics more than $45 through Dec. 19 at Walmart.com.

11/17/2011 - 11:37

Up to 152 million people plan to shop Black Friday Weekend, compared with the 138 million who planned to do so last year, according to a preliminary Black Friday shopping survey, conducted for the National Retail Federation by BIGresearch.