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Walmart Loses Deal For New Brooklyn Store

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | New York

Sept 14 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Friday it had failed to reach a deal with a developer to have a store in Brooklyn's ...

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...

Dukes v. Wal-Mart One Year Later: Where Do Women Stand?

Martha Burk | Posted 08.17.2012 | Business
Martha Burk

In the year since, the ruling has been touted as a godsend for corporations. It has been cited numerous times by judges as a reason to throw out class actions in such disparate areas as toxics in a neighborhood, overtime pay cases, and insurance overcharges.

Janean Chun

Is New York Losing Its Small-Business Soul? | Janean Chun | Posted 10.16.2011 | Small Business

There are plenty of measures of what makes a New York institution, but a cameo on Seinfeld certainly helps solidify a business' Big Apple street cred....

New Yorkers Welcome Idea Of New York Walmart: POLL

Posted 10.12.2011 | New York

A new NY1-Marist poll reveals that New Yorkers support Walmart setting up shop in the city. The mega-chain has been aggressively courting the city...

Walmart's Motives For Giving $25 Million To Students Draw Criticism

Posted 08.23.2011 | Business

CHICAGO (Eunju Lie) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc and its foundation said on Thursday that it had committed $25 million to help provide food, education an...

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.

No Pushing New Yorkers Around, Walmart Welcome in Big Apple

Doug Schoen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Doug Schoen

People want more jobs. They prefer to pay less for goods and services, and they favor big, clean, affordable supermarkets. This isn't exactly earth-shattering news, nor is it surprising.

Wal-Mart: Unions Love Us

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

No retailer in American history has ever had to divert so far from its corporate mission to do damage control on its image.

Union Members Support Wal-Mart: Poll

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Wal-Mart and workers' unions have a sea of bad blood between them. But, according to a new poll commissioned by Wal-Mart, three-quarters of union m...

Wal-Mart Moving To New York Would Kill Jobs: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Wal-Mart moving into New York City would cause wages to drop, according to a new report. Public Advocate Bill de Blasio says Wal-Mart setting up shop...

WATCH: Walmart Attacking Small Businesses?

The Huffington Post | Grace Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Walmart has been trying to conquer New York City for a few years now. After two failed attempts, the New York Times reported in mid-December that the...

WalMart Tries Again For New York City Store

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart is again trying to open stores in New York City after failing twice because of community opposition, tweaking its message an...

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 ...

Wal-Mart Eyes Lower Manhattan

Salon | Andrew Leonard | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Real estate executives said that over this past summer, the world's largest retailer has been scouring for small locations, around 20,000 square feet,...

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-...