Walmart is inviting entrepreneurs to its upcoming Open Call, which is scheduled for June 13 in Bentonville, AR.
Sam’s Club has partnered with Instacart to bring same-day delivery of groceries and everyday essentials to several markets across the U.S.
In what it characterized as a decision to share the benefits of a lower tax rate, Walmart is increasing the starting wage rate for all hourly associates in the U.S. to $11, expanding maternity and parental leave benefits and providing a one-time cash bonus for eligible associates of up to $1,000.
Walmart advanced in the second quarter, gaining both store and digital sales, as the retailer continued to ramp up its e-commerce and technology investments.
The National Retail Federation has elected Macy’s executive chairman Terry Lundgren chairman of its board of directors.
The July 17 issue of HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® features the 18th annual Impact Merchants special report. Housewares suppliers, representing the categories that HomeWorld covers, once again were asked to nominate buyers and merchandisers believed to have made a significant impact during the past year.
Walmart is making a strategic investment of $50 million in New Dada, China’s largest local on-demand logistics and grocery e-commerce platform.
Walmart has formed a strategic alliance with JD.com, China’s largest e-commerce company by revenue, the companies have announced. The retailers…