Stories tagged: walmart
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 6:15 p.m.
Walmart said Friday that it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam’s Clubs following a string of mysterious illnesses and deaths related to vaping.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
Walmart is rolling out a grocery delivery subscription service this fall as it races to gain an advantage in the competitive fresh food business.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
A man accused of gunning down people at a busy Walmart in El Paso last month was indicted Thursday for capital murder, prosecutors announced.
Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 4 a.m.
A Walmart store in Spokane Valley was selected by the company to participate in a pollinator garden pilot program tdesigned to beautify the grounds while increasing bee and monarch butterfly …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019, 6:25 a.m.
Walmart announced Tuesday it would no longer sell handgun and short-barrel rifle ammunition.
Mon., Sept. 2, 2019, 4 p.m.
A Corbin man was arrested in Laurel County on Friday after the sheriff’s office said he was operating a Walmart motorized cart while intoxicated.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
The suspected gunman in the deadly mass shooting in El Paso earlier this month told police that the AK-style rifle used in the attack came from Romania, according to an …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019, 4:17 p.m.
Walmart plans to reopen the El Paso store where 22 people were killed in a mass shooting earlier this month, the retail giant said Thursday, but the entire interior of …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
Families of those killed when a gunman opened fire at an El Paso Walmart are gathering at funerals on each side of the U.S.-Mexico border, remembering loved ones whose lives …
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 2:56 p.m.
Authorities say a 56-year-old Florida man took his golf cart on a wild ride through a Walmart store, terrorizing shoppers and ignoring deputies’ orders to stop before crashing into a …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Walmart has ordered workers to remove video game signs and displays that depict violence from stores nationwide after 22 people died in a shooting at one of its Texas stores, …
Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 11:11 a.m.
Dozens of white-collar Walmart employees are expected to walk out Wednesday afternoon to protest the retailer’s gun policies after shootings at two company stores left 24 people dead.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
Authorities say a disgruntled Walmart employee fatally shot two people and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested at a Walmart in northern Mississippi.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 12:49 p.m.
The top floor of the 121-year-old Hotel Aberdeen building in downtown Spokane is being renovated into three apartments, according to permits issued by the city.
UPDATED: Sun., July 28, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
Walmart Inc. recently completed a remodel project to transform one of its Spokane Valley stores.
Mon., July 1, 2019, 11:13 a.m.
Authorities say a Texas woman ate half a cake while roaming the aisles of a Walmart store and then refused to pay full price for it, claiming she had found …
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Warren Buffett said Monday he plans to donate $3.6 billion of Berkshire Hathaway stock to five charities – one of his largest gifts ever – while Walmart heir Jim Walton …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Walmart agreed Thursday to pay $282 million to settle civil and criminal allegations of overseas corruption, including payment of more than $500,000 to an intermediary known as a “sorceress” for …
Thu., June 13, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
How much would you be willing to pay to get those diapers within an hour or so? In the latest salvo in the delivery wars, Target is offering same-day delivery …
Fri., June 7, 2019, 4 a.m.
To Walmart executives, the Auto-C self-driving floor scrubber is the future of retail automation – a multimillion-dollar bet that advanced robots will optimize operations, cut costs and revolutionize the American …
Tue., June 4, 2019, 3:51 p.m.
Walmart is extending its debt-free college benefits to high schoolers as a way to attract and retain workers in a tight labor market.
Tue., May 28, 2019, 4:20 p.m.
Walmart has hired a tech veteran whose resume includes stints at Amazon, Microsoft and Google for a newly elevated position of chief technology officer and chief development officer.
Thu., May 16, 2019, 10:43 a.m.
Walmart reports another quarter of strong sales but warns higher tariffs will mean higher prices.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Walmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars with Amazon.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 1:34 p.m.
Walmart said Wednesday that it will raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products and e-cigarettes at its U.S. stores to 21 amid growing pressure from regulators to cut tobacco …
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Is that banana starting to bruise? Walmart uses thousands of cameras to track what’s going on in stores real time.
Thu., April 18, 2019, 11:53 a.m.
Amazon and Walmart on Thursday are kicking off a two-year pilot established by the government to allow low-income shoppers on government food assistance in New York to shop and pay …
Tue., April 16, 2019, 3:28 p.m.
Walmart is teaming up with Kidbox, the 3-year-old online styling service for children, to offer its customers an exclusive, curated style box.
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Walmart to buy ad tech startup Polymorph Labs to better compete with Amazon in targeting shoppers online.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
A year after Toys R Us imploded, toymakers are still readjusting to the big loss of shelf space. That means slashing the number of styles they carry, re-evaluating how they …