29 giugno 2021 - 18:54

Walmart launches low-priced own brand analog insulin in US

The world’s largest retailer is offering affordable insulin drugs for millions of Americans living with diabetes.

23 settembre 2020 - 12:00

Beyond TikTok, Walmart Looks to Transform

Walmart’s planned investment in TikTok is being called “transformative.” Another analyst predicted the deal could “redefine retail” across the industry. “It is a bigger-picture opportunity,” said Oliver Chen, a retail analyst at Cowen.

 

29 aprile 2020 - 12:00

Walmart, Amazon, and Target Workers Plan Walk Out on Friday

Essential workers at major retailers bringing attention to unsafe conditions amid COVID-19.

Workers at some of the nation's largest retail and delivery companies are reportedly planning to walk off their jobs on May 1 in what could be the largest coordinated protest of working conditions during the coronavirus pandemic.

13 marzo 2020 - 12:00

CAIT’s Plea Against Walmart-Flipkart Acquisition Deal Rejected

On Thursday (March 12), the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) dismissed a petition filed by traders’ body Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) against Competition Commission of India’s nod to Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart in 2018.

The two-member bench of the tribunal headed by Justice S J Mukhopadhaya reportedly said that CAIT failed to establish its allegations against CCI granting approval for Walmart-Flipkart deal. It also noted that Flipkart was not even made a party by CAIT in its plea.

21 febbraio 2020 - 12:00

The Talent War: Walmart And Amazon Compete For A Better Workplace

With unemployment at record lows, the retail industry is facing a talent shortage. And the persistent perception that retail is a “lousy job” based on the physicality of moving and standing for long periods, unpredictable hours, often lower pay, and lately, worker safety (both behind the scenes as well as front of the house) is pitting Walmart against Amazon once again, this time in the race for talent.

› fonte:  Forbes by Greg Petro
17 febbraio 2020 - 12:00

Walmart Challenges Amazon On Sustainable Packaging

John Furner, President and CEO of Walmart US, stated during NRF, “The role of corporations has changed, and it’s not about simply creating shareholder value anymore, but creating great employment opportunities, making a difference in the environment, and adding value to the customer.”

› fonte:  Forbes by Greg Petro
7 febbraio 2020 - 12:00

Walmart Challenges Amazon With ‘Less Is More’ Strategy

Walmart continues to bring differentiated offerings to the market in an effort to compete against Amazon, and it’s clearly no longer just about catching up

› fonte:  Forbes, by Greg Petro