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Walmart Is Planning To Abandon The Minimum Wage

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 10.16.2014 | Business

The latest sign that the tide is turning in favor of better pay for low-wage workers: Walmart's CEO on Wednesday announced the company's intention eve...

Walmart U.S. CEO Bill Simon Is Out

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 07.25.2014 | Business

Walmart’s U.S. chief Bill Simon is leaving the company after a rough four years. The 54-year-old will be replaced by Greg Foran, 53, Walmart’s ...

How Your Tax Dollars Subsidize Walmart Executives' Paychecks

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Business

While Walmart customers suffer from government belt-tightening, Walmart executives thrive on government tax breaks. It's good to be rich. Over the...

Millionaire Walmart CEO Says He's Just Another Associate

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.28.2014 | Business

Walmart's chief executive deflected a question on Wednesday about how to improve his employees' lives by reportedly proclaiming himself just another "...

Kim Bhasin

Walmart's CEO Pick Seen As An 'Indictment' Of U.S. Business | Kim Bhasin | Posted 11.25.2013 | Business

Walmart's pick for its new chief executive may be a sign that it's betting on international growth after years in which its U.S. sales have been stuck...

Can Right and Left Rally Against Walmart?

Ralph Nader | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Ralph Nader

One of the most profitable corporations in America is having a holiday food drive. But wait... there's a catch. The food drive is for the company's own underpaid, poverty-stricken workers. You really can't make this stuff up

Walmart Names New CEO

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2013 | Business

* Doug McMillon, 47, to become CEO on Feb. 1 * Currently heads Wal-Mart's international division * Outgoing CEO Mike Duk...

This May Well Be The Most Infuriating Walmart Pay Statistic Yet

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 11.15.2013 | Business

Think Walmart’s CEO-to-worker pay ratio is high? You ain’t seen nothing yet. Walmart CEO Mike Duke's retirement package of more than $113 mill...

Walmart CEO: ‘Private Sector Is Stepping Up For Our Heroes'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business

The nation’s largest private employer says it can't hire veterans quickly enough. Walmart plans to accelerate the hiring process for veterans se...

Walmart's Average Worker Would Have To Work 785 YEARS To Earn CEO's Annual Salary

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 04.25.2013 | Business

The widening gap between executive and worker pay came into sharp relief earlier this week when Walmart announced that CEO Michael Duke made $20.7 mil...

Walmart Gives CEO Huge Raise

Reuters | Jessica Wohl | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Monday that members of its board's audit committee were paid more for the latest year due to extra work they ...

Analysis: Walmart's CEO Gets Paid 1,034 Times More Than Walmart Workers

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.29.2013 | Business

Meet Mike Duke, king of the CEO-to-worker pay ratio. The Walmart CEO gets paid 1,034 times more than the median Walmart worker, according to a new ...

Walmart CEO: The Fiscal Cliff Stole Christmas

Reuters | Posted 02.10.2013 | Business

By Martinne Geller NEW YORK, Dec 11 (Reuters) - A large portion of American consumers now know about the "fiscal cliff" and a sizeable...

Walmart Shareholders Urged To Kick CEO Off Board

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 07.21.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Two leading proxy adviser firms are telling Wal-Mart shareholders to vote against certain board members up for re-election next week, sayi...

Employee Petition Has Thousands Of Signatures Demanding CEO Step Down

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2012 | Business

By Brad Dorfman April 27 (Reuters) - A deli manager at a Walmart store has started an online petition calling for the ...

Why Walmart Needs a Female CEO

Patricia Yarberry Allen | Posted 06.24.2012 | Women
Patricia Yarberry Allen

Walmart and the founding family could make an important decision to change the last decade of corporate behavior by hiring a competent female CEO.

Walmart Taps First Woman, African-American To Head One Of Its Businesses

AP | Posted 03.21.2012 | Business

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's biggest retailer, said Friday that it has named Rosalind Brewer as CEO of Sam's Club &ndas...

Walmart: Our Customers Are 'Running Out Of Money'

CNN Money | Parija Kavilanz | Posted 06.29.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Wal-Mart's core shoppers are running out of money much faster than a year ago due to rising gasoline prices, and the retail gia...

Struggling Walmart Focuses On Increasing Sales At Existing Stores

Posted 06.26.2011 | Business

(Jessica Wohl) Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) is making progress bringing items and shoppers back to its U.S. stores, and turning around U.S. sales r...

Mike Duke, Wal-Mart CEO

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest retailer, unexpectedly announced Friday that its chief executive will retire in February an...