How being sceptical paid off for Massmart
16/01/2017 - 10:33
The company says its cautious strategy in the rest of Africa is proving to be the right approach.
Wal-Mart tries Scan and Go again to bypass checkout lines
13/01/2017 - 08:56
Wal-Mart has re-launched “Scan and Go,” a mobile application for Android devices released on Google’s Play Store, designed to help consumers avoid long lines while grocery shopping at its Rogers, AR store, according to Tech Times.
Walmart purchases ShoeBuy for $70 million
09/01/2017 - 10:31
Walmart has purchased the online footwear retailer ShoeBuy for approximately $70 million, in a move aimed at helping its subsidiary Jet.com offer shoppers a larger selection of shoes and sneakers. Walmart, under enormous competitive pressure from e-Commerce titan Amazon, has been moving aggressively over the last few months to expand its digital reach.
Walmart settles same-sex spouse benefits discrimination suit
09/12/2016 - 11:50
Walmart has agreement to a settlement in a lawsuit that accused the retailer of discrimination against gay employees who were unable to get healthcare coverage for their same-sex spouses.
Constitutional Court rules on Pick n Pay's mall exclusivity case
28/11/2016 - 14:52
The Constitutional Court on Friday refused to give Pick n Pay Retailers an interdict to stop Masstores' Game store from trading as a supermarket at the Cape Gate shopping centre, despite Pick n Pay having an exclusive right to do so.