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U.S. discount retailer based in Arkansas

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Walmart: U.S. discount retailer based in Arkansas
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 April 30, 2019, Walmart has 11,368 stores and clubs in 27 countries, operating under 55 different names. 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, with 20% of the company's shares, and private equity firm Advent International holding 80% ownership of the company.

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6/15: CBS Evening News

President Trump eyes re-election campaign as protesters rally for impeachment; Target, Walmart among 600 companies asking President Trump to end trade war with China.
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Target, Walmart amoung 600 companies asking President Trump to end trade war with China

Walmart and Target are among 600 companies that sent President Trump a letter this week asking him to end the U.S-China trade war. They worry higher prices on Chinese goods will hurt profits, but as..
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Videos for Walmart

Walmart Slashes Price Of HP Desktop And Monitor Bundle [Video]Walmart Slashes Price Of HP Desktop And Monitor Bundle

Father's Day is quickly approaching and if the special dad in your life is tech savvy, you could score big savings. Walmart just slashed the price of a nicely equipped, desktop computer bundle..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

Walmart Will Test In-Home Grocery Delivery This Fall [Video]Walmart Will Test In-Home Grocery Delivery This Fall

Walmart will be testing an in-home delivery option for online grocery orders starting this fall. Test sites will reportedly include Kansas City, Missouri; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and Vero Beach,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Walmart to stock groceries in your frig [Video]Walmart to stock groceries in your frig

Walmart workers will deliver groceries ordered online directly to shoppers' refrigerator. As Fred Katayama reports, customers control access to their homes and can watch the delivery being made on..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:52Published

Walmart Employees Can Now Stock Your Fridge [Video]Walmart Employees Can Now Stock Your Fridge

Geek.com reports that Walmart is taking online grocery delivery one step further. In the fall, over a million customers in Vero Beach, Florida, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Kansas City, Missouri can..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

Walmart Has Blenders On Sale [Video]Walmart Has Blenders On Sale

Interested in stepping up your smoothie or milkshake game? Walmart may be of help. Digitial Trends reports that the retail giant is having a big sale on personal smoothie blenders. Some of the deals..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

Walmart Offers Sizzling Deals On LG And Frigidaire Air Conditioners [Video]Walmart Offers Sizzling Deals On LG And Frigidaire Air Conditioners

Summer is almost here and the temperature is beginning to climb. If you don't have an air conditioner, now is probably a good time to purchase one. Digital Trends reports that Walmart is currently..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:43Published

How tariffs are squeezing the U.S. furniture business [Video]How tariffs are squeezing the U.S. furniture business

Joseph Shame of Delta Children is among more than a dozen furniture retailers, manufacturers, and vendors who told Reuters they are taking steps to mitigate the impact to their businesses from the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:19Published

Democratics Could Jeopardize Must-Win Colorado Senate Seat [Video]Democratics Could Jeopardize Must-Win Colorado Senate Seat

DENVER — Democrats are struggling to nail down A-list recruits in Senate races across the country. But here in Colorado, they have the opposite problem: A field of candidates so big that the primary..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Best Buy warns of higher prices from tariffs [Video]Best Buy warns of higher prices from tariffs

Best Buy warned any new U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports would boost prices for shoppers. As Fred Katayama reports, it's trying to mitigate any impact by buying products before any duties go into..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:12Published

WalMart Slashed This KitchenAid Mixer Price To Lowest Ever [Video]WalMart Slashed This KitchenAid Mixer Price To Lowest Ever

Walmart is hosting a closeout sale on the timeless classic KitchenAid mixer. The KitchenAid Artisan Series 5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer is marked down to it's lowest price ever. The model includes a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Walmart says tariffs will boost prices for U.S. shoppers [Video]Walmart says tariffs will boost prices for U.S. shoppers

Shoppers in the U.S. will soon face higher prices at Walmart for goods imported from China. As Fred Katayama reports, that's because President Donald Trump raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:27Published

Dyson And Shark Vacuum Cleaners On Sale For Under $200 [Video]Dyson And Shark Vacuum Cleaners On Sale For Under $200

Top-of-the-line vacuum cleaners can cost up to $1,000 or more, but if you don't want to break the bank, there are two models that come in under $200 that get the job done. The Dyson V6 Origin Cord-Free..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:50Published

Walmart Changes Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco And E-Cigarettes [Video]Walmart Changes Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco And E-Cigarettes

Walmart is changing the minimum age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarettes to 21 years old. The change will take effect starting July 1 in all Walmart and Sam’s Club stores. According to Business..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Bernie Sanders Says He Stands In 'Solidarity' With Uber and Lyft Strike [Video]Bernie Sanders Says He Stands In 'Solidarity' With Uber and Lyft Strike

Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont expressed support for Uber and Lyft drivers going on strike on Wednesday over work conditions and pay rates. "These drivers are not 'independent contractors'—they are..

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Walmart Says Full Time Store Employees Will Earn $15 [Video]Walmart Says Full Time Store Employees Will Earn $15

Business Insider reports that Walmart released its first environmental, social, and governance, or ESG, report on Wednesday. The report showcased areas of growth in the company's mission to offset its..

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Amazon aims for 1-day delivery for Prime members [Video]Amazon aims for 1-day delivery for Prime members

Amazon is disrupting the retail world again as it ups the ante in delivery speed. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.

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King Arthur flour recall in multistate E. coli outbreak

The action involves more than 14,000 cases made by Archer Daniels Midland and sold by retailers including Walmart
CBS News - Published

Walmart sued over marketing of homeopathic treatments

CVS was earlier hit with a similar suit claiming misleading sales practices for remedies that aren't tested for safety
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Walmart 'concerned' U.S. tariffs will raise Mexican fresh produce prices

Walmart Inc Chief Executive Doug McMillon said on Friday the retailer was concerned that fresh produce prices would rise if tariffs are placed on imports from Mexico.
Reuters - Published

Walmart to deliver groceries to your fridge

Walmart wants to take convenience to the next level and deliver your groceries right to your refrigerator.
USATODAY.com - Published

Walmart to deliver groceries inside your home -- while you watch remotely

Workers' wearable cameras will allow shoppers to watch remotely as groceries are unloaded in their homes
CBS News - Published

National Donut Day 2019: Get free donuts Friday at Krispy Kreme, Walmart, Dunkin' and more

Dunkin', Krispy Kreme, Walmart and others are giving away free doughnuts Friday for National Doughnut Day. Find out where else to grab a freebie.
USATODAY.com - Published

Forget the porch. Walmart will deliver groceries right to your fridge starting this fall

In a move to keep pace with Amazon, the nation's largest retailer Walmart will deliver groceries to customers' kitchens in three cities this fall.
USATODAY.com - Published

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