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Wal-Mart Tests Home Delivery of Groceries

The retailer launched the new service in San Jose, Calif., as it seeks to adapt to competitive threats from Amazon.com and others.


Wal-Mart sex-bias suit could be landmark case

Wal-Mart Stores Inc will urge the Supreme Court next week to reject the largest class-action sex-discrimination lawsuit in history, brought by female employees who seek billions of dollars.


Wal-Mart to announce healthier foods options

Wal-Mart is expected to announce that it will reformulate thousands of products to make them healthier and push its suppliers to do the same.


Wal-Mart posts 9.3% rise in 3Q profit

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is reporting a 9.3 percent increase in third-quarter net income as the world's largest retailer benefits from cost controls and a robust international business.


Wal-Mart Plans Drive to Buy More Locally Grown Produce

Under the program, the chain will invest in training and infrastructure for small and medium-sized farmers and measure the efficiency of large suppliers in growing and getting their produce to market.


Wal-Mart offers to buy South Africa's Massmart for $4.25B

Wal-Mart Stores is offering to buy South African retailer Massmart Holdings for approximately $4.25 billion.


Wal-Mart's Fleming Resigns

Wal-Mart said its chief merchandising officer John Fleming is resigning, adding to changes in the top ranks of the retailer.


Wal-Mart's quarterly profit rises 10%

Wal-Mart's quarterly profit rises 10%

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says its first-quarter net income rose 10 percent as the world's largest retailer benefited from cost-cutting.


Wal-Mart to Give $2 Billion to Fight Hunger

Wal-Mart to Give $2 Billion to Fight Hunger

The donation in cash and food to the nation’s food banks would be one of the largest corporate gifts on record.


Arrest Made in Racial Case at N.J. Wal-Mart

Police said they had made an arrest in the case of a racial comment being made over the public-address system at a Wal-Mart store in southern New Jersey.


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