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May 30, 2014, 13:05 ET
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Shelley Broader Named President And CEO Of Walmart EMEA Region

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced the promotion of Shelley Broader, currently president and CEO of Walmart Canada, to executive...

Jan 23, 2014, 11:06 ET
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Walmart announces $10 million fund to spur innovation and support U.S. manufacturing

Today, Walmart U.S. President and CEO Bill Simon joined 280 of the nation's mayors in Washington, D.C., at the U.S. Conference of Mayors Meeting to...

Jan 01, 2014, 10:41 ET

Walmart despachará recetas sin costo por adelantado a inscritos en el mercado de seguros de la salud pública

 "En Walmart, tenemos el compromiso de ofrecer a nuestros clientes formas económicas de mantenerse sanos, incluyendo el acceso a sus...

Dec 31, 2013, 19:28 ET
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Walmart to Provide Prescriptions at No Upfront Cost to Enrollees in Public Health Insurance Marketplace

 "At Walmart, we are committed to offering our customers affordable ways to stay healthy, including access to their medications. "Customers...

Dec 11, 2013, 00:01 ET
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Las Ofertas de la Temporada Navideña Continúan: Walmart Lanza Ahorros Después de Black Friday el 13 de diciembre

Black Friday vino y se fue pero el enfoque en ayudar a los clientes ahorrar en esta temporada continua en Walmart y Walmart.com. El viernes, 13 de...

Dec 11, 2013, 00:01 ET
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The Holiday Shopping Deals Continue: Walmart Kicks Off Post-Black Friday Savings on Dec. 13

Black Friday has come and gone, but the focus on helping customers save this holiday season continues at Walmart stores and Walmart.com. On Friday,...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:00 ET
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David Cheesewright Named President and CEO of Walmart International

 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) announced today that David Cheesewright, 51, will be promoted to president and CEO of Walmart...

Dec 09, 2013, 15:23 ET
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Walmart.com trae al Lunes Verde los productos favoritos de más venta en el fin de semana del Viernes Negro

Después de un Fin de Semana del Viernes Negro y un Ciber Lunes que marcaron un récord, Walmart.com está ofreciendo a los clientes...

Dec 06, 2013, 00:01 ET
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Walmart.com Brings Back Top-Selling Black Friday Weekend Favorites for Green Monday

On the heels of a record Black Friday Weekend and Cyber Monday, Walmart.com is offering customers another chance to shop the hottest and most...

Nov 29, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Black Friday Shoppers Have Spoken: Walmart Delivers Biggest Shopping Day of the Season

 Walmart today announced record-breaking Black Friday results. Millions of customers, once again, took advantage of the retailer's deals that...

Nov 25, 2013, 08:30 ET
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Doug McMillon Elected New Chief Executive Officer of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced that its board of directors elected company veteran Doug McMillon, 47, to succeed Mike Duke,...

Nov 22, 2013, 16:49 ET
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Walmart Board of Directors Adds Former Accenture CFO Pamela Craig

 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced that its board of directors has appointed Pamela Craig, retired chief financial officer of...

Nov 18, 2013, 15:45 ET
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Walmart Surprises More Than 350 Associates with On-The-Spot Job Promotions During First-Ever Multi-City Town Hall Meeting

Walmart surprised more than 350 associates today with on-the-spot promotions during multi-city, town hall meetings in Atlanta, Dallas and Phoenix....

Nov 12, 2013, 00:01 ET
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Walmart Anuncia Planes Para Viernes Negro 2013

 Walmart reveló hoy sus planes de Viernes Negro más grandes hasta la fecha, incluyendo siete veces el número de artículos...

Nov 12, 2013, 00:01 ET
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Walmart Announces Plans for Black Friday 2013

 Walmart today unveiled its largest Black Friday plans to date, including seven times the number of one-hour guaranteed items compared to last...

Nov 11, 2013, 00:01 ET
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Walmart Salutes Veterans and Military Families with 20,000 Jobs and a Helping Hand for the Holidays

 Today, in observance of Veterans Day, Walmart announced significant progress in its support for veterans and military families. The company...

Nov 08, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Walmart's Great Value Brand Goes Green with New Cleaning Products

 To further the company's commitment to making eco-friendly products more accessible and affordable, Walmart today announced the introduction...

Oct 31, 2013, 11:05 ET
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Walmart and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Pritzker Announce New U.S. Manufacturing Commitments at SelectUSA Summit

Building on Walmart's commitment to purchase an additional $50 billion in U.S.-made products over the next 10 years, Walmart U.S. President and CEO...

Oct 15, 2013, 10:10 ET
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Walmart CEO Reports Substantial Progress on Key Strategies and Focus on Near-Term Execution to Deliver Results

In opening remarks at the company's 20th Annual Meeting for the Investment Community, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., President and CEO Mike Duke today said...

Sep 16, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Walmart Continues Commitment to Local Community with $500,000 Grant to Northwest Arkansas Council

 Today, Walmart announced a $500,000 grant to the Northwest Arkansas Council supporting the advancement of healthy living and economic...