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Retailer Covers CEO's Insane Commuting Bill

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 05.19.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — Sears Holdings Corp. paid its chief executive $9.9 million last year, including incentives the ailing department store operator offer...

Walmart To Pay Medical Costs Of Any Shoppers Injured By Syringes Found In Clothing

AP | Posted 01.31.2012 | Business

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. — A Wal-Mart Stores Inc. spokeswoman says the retailer will pay for any valid medical expenses for customers harmed as a resul...

Walmart Plans 6 D.C. Store Locations

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.16.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- First, it was just four Walmarts. Now, the nation's capital will be getting six D.C. outposts of the world's largest retailer. The Bento...

Walmart.com Stores Latest Move In E-Commerce Battle

Posted 01.10.2012 | Business

(Lisa Baertlein) - Two tiny Walmart.com stores are making Southern California malls their home for the holidays, launching the latest salvo in the...

Many Expect Rising Food Prices To Cut Into Holiday Spending

Posted 01.01.2012 | Business

More than a third of consumers expect rising food prices to cause them to cut back on holiday spending, a new survey showed on Tuesday. A total...

Lila Shapiro

Walmart's Cuts To Health Care For Part-Time Workers Mirror Larger Trend

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 12.21.2011 | Business

As news emerged Friday of Walmart's decision to eliminate health benefits for new part-time workers and substantially increase premiums on existing pl...

Walmart To Double Budget Dedicated To Working With Women

Posted 11.14.2011 | Business

(Jessica Wohl) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc will double the money it spends with women-owned businesses, train women around the world and push major supp...

Slowing Global Economy Takes Toll On U.S. Stock Futures

AP | STAN CHOE | Posted 10.16.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Worries about Europe's economic and debt problems sent stocks Tuesday to their first loss in four days. The major indexes bounced up...

China Inflation Causes Price Hike On Toys

Bloomberg | Posted 07.25.2011 | Business

Hundreds of toymakers at the China Import and Export Fair, the country's largest, are charging more as the world's second- largest economy battles inf...

Best Buy's Smartphone Sales Offset Weak Demand For Televisions

Reuters | Dhanya Skariachan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By Dhanya Skariachan NEW YORK - Best Buy Co Inc beat quarterly profit estimates as strength in its mobile business offset weak demand for telev...