Walmart Inc. is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores, headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas. The company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and incorporated on October 31, 1969. It also owns and operates Sam's Club retail warehouses. As of October 31, 2019, Walmart has 11,438 stores and clubs in 27countries, operating under 55 differentnames. The company operates under the name Walmart in the United States and Canada, as Walmart de México y Centroamérica in Mexico and Central America, as Asda in the United Kingdom, as the Seiyu Group in Japan, and as Best Price in India. It has wholly owned operations in Argentina, Chile, Canada, and South Africa. Since August 2018, Walmart only holds a minority stake in Walmart Brasil, which was renamed Grupo Big in August 2019, with 20 percent of the company's shares, and private equity firm Advent International holding 80 percent ownership of the company.
Ten Mexican citizens have sued Walmart over the shooting at a store in the U.S. border town of El Paso, Texas, that killed eight Mexicans and left eight more injured, saying that Walmart did not do.. Reuters - Published
Three people died in a shooting outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma on Monday morning. According to Reuters, video of the scene showed heavy police presence around a car riddled with bullet holes. The..
Three major U.S. retailers, including Walmart, are removing all 22-ounce bottles of Johnson & Johnson's baby powder from their stores, following the healthcare conglomerate's recall last week of some..
Zantac and its generic versions, known chemically as ranitidine, are popular heartburn medicines. Reuters reports they have not been found to contain the carcinogen that ranitidine has been linked to...
Protests and violence in Chile spilled over into another day despite the president cancelling a rise in metro fares that has prompted violent demonstrations. Officials in the Santiago region said three..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 00:55Published
The man accused of deliberately targeting Mexicans in a shooting spree in El Paso, Texas, has pleaded not guilty. The 21-year-old has been charged with killing 22 people at a Walmart store. He made his..
Drugmakers were in the spotlight Wednesday as GSK recalls Zantac after U.S. regulators found probable cancer-causing impurities in the drug. Also in the U.S.: a jury says Johnson & Johnson must pay $8..
In September, the Food and Drug Administration warned that a heartburn drug may contain a cancer-causing chemical. Over the weekend, the chain pharmacy CVS announced it would stop selling all versions..
Walmart is expanding an education program it began last year by offering healthcare degrees for $1 a day, its latest push to beef up its presence in the fast-growing health and wellness market in the..
Three people were shot and killed outside a Walmart in Duncan, Oklahoma, according to police. CBS affiliate KWTV reports two people were shot to death in a car and the gunman was also shot and killed.. CBS News - Published
Three people died in a shooting outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma on Monday morning, law enforcement officials said, the third fatal shooting at the retailer in five months and the latest in a string.. Reuters - Published
A man who caused panic after entering a Missouri Walmart wearing body armor and carrying loaded firearms has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge than the more serious terrorist-related felony he.. USATODAY.com - Published
Beto O'Rourke, the former member of Congress from El Paso, Texas, joins Major Garrett to discuss the latest on the shooting at an El Paso Walmart that left at least 20 dead and more than two dozen.. CBS News - Published
Gunfire at a restaurant in downtown Dayton early Sunday morning left 9 people dead and at least 16 injured, before police killed the gunman. The attack came just hours after a man opened fire at a.. CBS News - Published
U.S. retailers Walmart Inc, CVS Health Corp Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Rite Aid Corp have all removed Zantac off their shelves after some drugs containing its key ingredient ranitidine were found.. Reuters - Published
The suspect accused of killing 22 people and wounding dozens more at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, has made his first court appearance. The suspected gunman pleaded not guilty. CBS News - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
The Texas man accused of deliberately targeting Mexicans in a shooting spree that killed 22 people at an El Paso Walmart store pleaded not guilty on Thursday in his first court appearance. Reuters - Published
While Congress and the White House have resisted increasing restrictions on gun purchases, companies like Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart are now taking the lead in curtailing sales of firearms or.. CBS News - Published
Here's the latest for Friday, October 4th: White House to formally object to impeachment probe; Ukraine prosecutor looking at company linked to Hunter Biden; Hong Kong demonstrators set fires; Walmart.. USATODAY.com - Published
Walmart has become the latest store to halt sales of the popular heartburn treatment Zantac after health regulators warned about a potentially dangerous contaminant in the drug. (Oct. 4)
USATODAY.com - Published
Walmart Inc said on Thursday it will begin several healthcare pilot programs for its U.S. employees starting Jan. 1 as it looks for ways to cut healthcare costs - one of the largest expenses for the.. Reuters - Published