Walmart ordered to pay over employee dispute - USA
17/12/2014 - 11:09
Washington - Walmart said the Pennsylvania Supreme Court had ordered it to pay about $188m to settle a class-action lawsuit filed by employees who claimed their meal and rest breaks were regularly cut.
Walmart promotes chief development officer to COO - USA
11/12/2014 - 09:13
Arkansas - Wal-Mart Stores has promoted Judith McKenna to COO for Walmart U.S., effective immediately. She succeeds Gisel Ruiz, who has been appointed executive VP of Walmart’s International People Division, effective immediately.
Food fight slows Wal-Mart growth
04/12/2014 - 10:19
As South African supermarket chains seek to defend their business from the encroaching heft of Wal-Mart Stores, the US retailer is being mired in a food fight at the mall.
The Foschini Group to take 17 stores online
27/11/2014 - 10:49
The Foschini Group (TFG) has announced the launch of an omni-channel online retail platform – tfg.co.za – which will ultimately see all 17 of the group’s store brands coming online.
Walmart's chief merchandising officer to leave - USA
25/11/2014 - 11:09
Washington - Walmart Stores' chief merchandising officer, Duncan Mac Naughton, is expected to announce his departure from the world's largest retailer just days before Black Friday, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.