Wal-mart Considering Expanding Into Urban Areas

Wal-Mart Considering Expanding Into Urban Areas

Walmart has stepped up efforts to mobilise local political support for new store openings in US cities and urban areas that were last month identified as a growth priority for the retailer by Mike Duke, its chief executive.

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  • Wal-Mart Is Coming to a City Near You
    Its Walmart Express stores (averages 15,000 square feet ... If not, it can make adjustments before expanding. Not expanding into urban areas would likely be a major mistake. The dilemma for Target is that it's once again behind Wal-Mart.
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  • Walmart
    Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., branded as Walmart is an American multinational retail corporation that runs chains of large discount department stores and warehouse stores.
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  • Walmart Corporate
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