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Is Walmart Losing Fight To Open In NYC?

By Matt Chaban The press release came in even before The Observer had seen the initial report that prompted it. “We have not had any talks wit...

The Lawsuits Against Walmart Keep Piling Up

Reuters | Posted 08.11.2012 | Business

By Jessica Wohl June 11 (Reuters) - New York City's pension funds on Monday became the latest group to file a derivative lawsuit again...

Janean Chun

Walmart In NYC Would Devastate Small Businesses | Janean Chun | Posted 12.16.2011 | Small Business

Walmart cuts more than just prices -- it cuts small businesses and jobs, according to a new study released by Manhattan Borough President Scott String...

New York City Says "Don't be Related to Walmart!"

Matt Ryan | Posted 06.13.2011 | New York
Matt Ryan

Nearly a hundred singing and dancing New Yorkers converged on Related's lobby to let the mega-developer know we don't want it opening the floodgates for Walmart to take over our city.

WATCH: Protestors On Both Sides Argue At The Walmart Rally

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart and Sam Wilkes | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Sometimes you feel something so strongly that you just can't explain it. The New York City Council held a public hearing Thursday about the possib...

Walmart Won't Fix New York, New Yorkers Will

Matt Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Matt Ryan

Across the country, we've seen that when Walmart sets up shop in poor neighborhoods, they do more harm than good. Nationally, when Walmart enters a new market, it kills three jobs for every two jobs it "creates."

Walmart In NYC? City Council To Debate The Possibility

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Walmart has made no secret of its intentions to open stores in the five boroughs. Now the city council has scheduled a meeting to discuss what impact ...

A Walmart Grows In Brooklyn?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Walmart is back on the hunt for its first New York City location. According to Crain's New York, the retail giant is considering leasing the 630,000-...

Wal-Mart Looking At NYC Expansion (Again)

Crain's New York Business | Daniel Massey | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

More than two years after Wal-Mart's bruised chief executive wrote off opening a New York City store as not "worth the effort," the Arkansas-based gia...