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Walmart Shareholders Meeting

Walmart Counters Harsh Criticism With Robin Thicke Performance

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.06.2014 | Business

There was one moment at Walmart's shareholders meeting Friday that perhaps best captured the tension between the image the company tries to project an...

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...

Walmart Engineers Fat Executive Raises As Customers Struggle To Eat

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 05.29.2014 | Business

Low-income Americans have had a rough year, which means Walmart has, too. Good news, though: The company's executives aren't going to suffer. When...

Tom Cruise Praises Walmart For Improving Women's Lives

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.13.2013 | Business

Critics are calling out Hollywood star Tom Cruise this week for praising Walmart as “a role model” that has "improve[d] women’s lives around th...

Some Walmart Shareholders Aren't Happy With The Company's CEO

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 08.10.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Wal-Mart's final shareholder vote for its board of directors showed another year of dissent against key executives and directors, includin...

If I Were to Tweet, I'd Ask...

Norman Lear | Posted 08.08.2013 | Business
Norman Lear

With all there is to care about in this world, why does a star of Tom Cruise's magnitude choose to hie off to a remote land to say nice things about a group of stores he isn't likely to be caught alive in? Clearly, Tom was there because he cared, and that fills me with wonder.

Walmart U.S. CEO To Workers: 'There Are No More Free Shots At You'

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 08.07.2013 | Business

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart executives are expected to make the case it is improving the way it does business overseas and outline new growth oppor...

Saki Knafo

How Walmart Strikes Are Affecting The Retail Giant

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 06.07.2013 | Business

Earlier this year, Janet Sparks was called in to meet her bosses at the Walmart in Baker, La., where she works as a non-salaried supervisor in the cus...

Walmart Chairman: 'Acting With Integrity Is Not A Negotiable Part Of Our Business'

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 08.01.2012 | Business

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. CEO Mike Duke said Friday that the retailer is committed to integrity in the wake of recent bribery al...

Alice Hines

Flirting With Arrest And Aerosmith At Walmart's Shareholders Meeting

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 06.01.2012 | Business

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- "Fifty years of Walmart, baby. Can you handle that?" Words that never before escaped the mouth of Aerosmith's Steven Tyler se...