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June 24, 2009 in Business
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A customer shops in the kitchen appliances section of a Rogers, Ark., Wal-Mart. Wal-Mart’s remodeling program of its 3,600 namesake stores will lower shelves and widen aisles to give shoppers a clearer path. The renovations, which will cost from $1.6 billion to $1.7 billion this fiscal year, also will expand its electronics areas.

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Shoppers walk past televisions on display in the electronics department of a Wal-Mart store in Rogers, Ark. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is upgrading its beef, clothing, electronics and home accessories while sprucing up its stores.Associated Press photos

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Joe Tapper, a Wal-Mart vice president, describes changes to shelving at a Wal-Mart Store in Rogers.