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NEW YORK Walmart Inc has settled its lawsuit accusing Tesla Inc of negligence in installing solar panels atop hundreds of the retailers stores and causing at least seven fires NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc has settled its lawsuit accusing Tesla Inc of negligence in installing solar panels atop hundreds of the retailers stores and causing at least seven fires http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/tesla-settles-with-walmart-over-solar-panel-installations-fires-idUSKBN1XF2402019-11-06
Walmart had no immediate additional comment NeutralNEW YORK Walmart Inc has settled its lawsuit accusing Tesla Inc of negligence in installing solar panels atop hundreds of the retailers stores and causing at least seven fires http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/tesla-settles-with-walmart-over-solar-panel-installations-fires-idUSKBN1XF2402019-11-06
Over the past year Walmart Walgreens and other American retailers have pulled ecigarettes from their shelves following a public health scare over their impact on minors NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas tobacco regulator on Friday issued a notice asking ecommerce platforms and businesses to shut online stores that sell electronic cigarette products in a move aimed at stopping minors from purchasing ecigarettes through the internet http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ecigarettes/china-calls-for-businesses-to-shut-down-e-cigarette-online-shops-idUSKBN1XB3O22019-11-02
Retailers including Walmart Inc CVS Health Corp Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Rite Aid Corp have stopped selling Zantac and generic ranitidine PositiveNEW YORK The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday downplayed the risk caused by contamination of the already recalled popular heartburn drug Zantac and said its tests suggest it does not cause carcinogens to form after ingestion by patients http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-fda-heartburn-zantac/fda-downplays-risks-from-already-recalled-heartburn-drug-zantac-idUSKBN1XB4ZO2019-11-02
com Inc is eliminating its grocery delivery charge for Prime members in the United States and making shopping easier by combining AmazonFresh and Whole Foods Market ordering on a single site as it battles rival grocery sellers like Walmart Inc and Kroger Co PositiveAmazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-amazon-com-grocery/amazon-drops-grocery-delivery-fee-as-competitors-close-in-idUSKBN1X811L2019-10-30
in afternoon trading while Kroger Co and Walmart were down 2 NeutralAmazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-amazon-com-grocery/amazon-drops-grocery-delivery-fee-as-competitors-close-in-idUSKBN1X811L2019-10-30
On Thursday Walmart Inc RiteAid Corp and CVS Health Corp said they were removing the product from their stores NeutralWalgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Target Corp on Friday became the latest retailers to remove all 22ounce bottles of Johnson Johnson baby powder from their stores after the healthcare conglomerate recalled some bottles because of possible asbestos contamination http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-johnson-johnson-talc-target/walgreens-target-remove-all-22-ounce-jj-baby-powder-from-their-shelves-idUSKBN1X41VL2019-10-26
Amazon was again hurt by heavy investments to speed up deliveries to its Prime members as it tries to beat back Walmart Inc which is swiping market share NegativeShares of Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-amazon-com-stocks/amazon-sales-forecast-slower-cloud-growth-disappoint-investors-idUSKBN1X41MS2019-10-26
Four major U.S. retailers including Walmart and Target Corp are removing all 22ounce bottles of Johnson Johnsons baby powder from their stores following the healthcare conglomerates recall last week of some bottles due to possible asbestos contamination NegativeFour major U.S. retailers including Walmart and Target Corp are removing all 22ounce bottles of Johnson Johnsons baby powder from their stores following the healthcare conglomerates recall last week of some bottles due to possible asbestos contamination http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-johnson-johnson-talc-cvs-health/big-u-s-retailers-pull-22-ounce-jj-baby-powder-off-shelves-after-recall-idUSKBN1X32HX2019-10-26
Walmart the worlds largest retailer has also removed and blocked all potentially impacted baby powder a company spokeswoman said in an emailed statement NegativeFour major U.S. retailers including Walmart and Target Corp are removing all 22ounce bottles of Johnson Johnsons baby powder from their stores following the healthcare conglomerates recall last week of some bottles due to possible asbestos contamination http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-johnson-johnson-talc-cvs-health/big-u-s-retailers-pull-22-ounce-jj-baby-powder-off-shelves-after-recall-idUSKBN1X32HX2019-10-26
Three major U.S. retailers including Walmart are removing all 22ounce bottles of Johnson Johnsons baby powder from their stores following the healthcare conglomerates recall last week of some bottles due to possible asbestos contamination NegativeThree major U.S. retailers including Walmart are removing all 22ounce bottles of Johnson Johnsons baby powder from their stores following the healthcare conglomerates recall last week of some bottles due to possible asbestos contamination http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-johnson-johnson-talc-cvs-health/walmart-cvs-and-rite-aid-pull-22-ounce-jj-baby-powder-off-shelves-idUSKBN1X32HX2019-10-25
Other defendants in lawsuits overseen by Polster include Johnson Johnson Mallinckrodt Plc Endo International Plc Walmart Inc and Allergan Plc among others NegativeCLEVELAND A landmark trial over the U.S. opioid epidemic is on track to begin on Monday after drug companies and local governments failed to agree on a settlement on Friday that had been expected to be valued at around billion http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-opioids-litigation-settlement/opioid-settlement-talks-fail-landmark-trial-expected-monday-idUSKBN1WX22O2019-10-19
Retailers and pharmacy chains including Walmart Inc CVS Health Corp Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Rite Aid Corp have suspended the sale of drugs containing ranitidine NegativeNEW YORK Sanofi SA said on Friday it would recall popular heartburn medicine Zantac in the United States and Canada after the medicines were linked with a probable cancercausing impurity http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-sanofi-heartburn-zantac/sanofi-pulls-zantac-from-u-s-and-canada-after-carcinogen-found-idUSKBN1WX1WU2019-10-19
Walmart CFO Richard Mayfield said the company was delighted to be able to secure the pensions of its members with a leading well financed insurer such as Rothesay Life PositiveWalmart CFO Richard Mayfield said the company was delighted to be able to secure the pensions of its members with a leading well financed insurer such as Rothesay Life http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-asda-pensions/walmarts-asda-agrees-4-9-billion-rothesay-life-pension-deal-idUSKBN1WX1OA2019-10-19
Mexican antitrust officials earlier this year blocked a million bid by Walmart to buy Cornershop citing concerns the retail giant could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers NegativeHe tweeted an image suggesting Uber would launch a rebranded app using its existing format potentially encompassing all its services including taxis bicycles groceries and restaurant deliveries http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-chile-cornershop/uber-to-buy-chiles-cornershop-as-it-sets-sights-on-delivering-groceries-idUSKBN1WQ1R92019-10-12
Lustig said Cornershop had expanded rapidly since the Walmart deal fell through resulting in a likely higher price tag for the Uber deal PositiveHe tweeted an image suggesting Uber would launch a rebranded app using its existing format potentially encompassing all its services including taxis bicycles groceries and restaurant deliveries http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-chile-cornershop/uber-to-buy-chiles-cornershop-as-it-sets-sights-on-delivering-groceries-idUSKBN1WQ1R92019-10-12
I believe they grew the business multiple times since Walmarts deal was first he said PositiveHe tweeted an image suggesting Uber would launch a rebranded app using its existing format potentially encompassing all its services including taxis bicycles groceries and restaurant deliveries http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-chile-cornershop/uber-to-buy-chiles-cornershop-as-it-sets-sights-on-delivering-groceries-idUSKBN1WQ1R92019-10-12
Walmart Inc Chief Executive Doug McMillon said Forans ability to innovate including using new technology has helped position us for the future PositiveWalmart Inc Chief Executive Doug McMillon said Forans ability to innovate including using new technology has helped position us for the future http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-moves/walmart-u-s-ceo-foran-to-exit-and-be-replaced-by-sams-club-boss-furner-idUSKBN1WP37V2019-10-11
Kroger Co Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Walmart Inc have said they would stop selling ecigarettes at their stores NeutralMassachusetts state health officials on Monday confirmed one death from a mysterious lung illness linked to ecigarettes bringing the total number of fatalities to 21 across 18 U.S. states http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-factbox/factbox-u-s-vaping-related-deaths-rise-to-21-idUSKBN1WN13Q2019-10-09
Their move comes weeks after Walmart Inc said it was pulling the plug on ecigarette sales citing growing federal state and local regulatory complexity and uncertainty NeutralKroger Co and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Monday they would stop selling ecigarettes at their stores amid heightened regulatory scrutiny of the product and reports of lung disease and some deaths linked to vaping http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-kroger-cigarettes/kroger-walgreens-to-stop-sales-of-e-cigarettes-amid-u-s-vaping-crackdown-idUSKBN1WM2232019-10-08
In Colorado Wisconsin and Minnesota Walmart will expand a program that allows patients to video chat with a doctor from home for per chat PositiveThe company is the largest U.S. privatesector employer with a 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-healthcare/walmart-to-test-programs-for-u-s-workers-to-cut-its-healthcare-costs-idUSKBN1WI08C2019-10-03
Recently Walmart said it is expanding an education program it began last year by offering healthcare degrees aimed at filling critical roles at its more than 5000 retail pharmacies PositiveThe company is the largest U.S. privatesector employer with a 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-healthcare/walmart-to-test-programs-for-u-s-workers-to-cut-its-healthcare-costs-idUSKBN1WI08C2019-10-03
Walmart also runs one of the largest pharmacy chains in the country and has been aggressive in offering low priced generic drugs and prescriptions NegativeThe company is the largest U.S. privatesector employer with a 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-healthcare/walmart-to-test-programs-for-u-s-workers-to-cut-its-healthcare-costs-idUSKBN1WI08C2019-10-03
The companies include retailers CVS Health Corp Rite Aid Corp Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Walmart Inc and distributors AmerisourceBergen Corp Cardinal Health Inc Henry Schein Inc and McKesson Corp PositiveEight drug companies on Tuesday urged a federal appeals court to disqualify the judge overseeing nationwide opioid litigation in a lastditch effort to avoid having him preside over a landmark trial in three weeks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-opioids-litigation/drug-companies-urge-appeals-court-to-remove-judge-from-u-s-opioid-litigation-idUSKBN1WG4IP2019-10-02
WASHINGTON Six Democratic U.S. senators on Thursday asked Walmart Inc Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Rite Aid Corp and Dollar General Corp to stop selling all tobacco products PositiveWASHINGTON Six Democratic U.S. senators on Thursday asked Walmart Inc Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Rite Aid Corp and Dollar General Corp to stop selling all tobacco products http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-senate-tobacco/senators-urge-walmart-others-to-stop-selling-all-tobacco-products-idUSKBN1WB2JV2019-09-27
Retail giant Walmart also said Friday that it would pull ecigarettes from its shelves due to health concerns and their apparent popularity among teenagers NegativeNEW YORK A growing number of Americans say that vaping ecigarettes is at least as harmful as smoking traditional cigarettes according to a poll following reports of an outbreak of vapingrelated illnesses and deaths http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-poll/more-americans-say-vaping-is-as-dangerous-as-smoking-cigarettes-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1W91362019-09-25
The companies did not immediately respond to a request for comment on whether they plan to follow Walmarts decision and stop selling the products PositiveIn an internal memo seen by Reuters the retailer said growing federal state and local regulatory complexity and uncertainty were behind its decision http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-cigarettes/walmart-to-stop-sales-of-e-cigarettes-in-u-s-stores-company-memo-idUSKBN1W523O2019-09-21
Bentonville Arkansasbased Walmart is the worlds largest retailer and the largest private employer in the U.S. with a workforce of 1 NeutralWalmart Inc likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying them less denying them promotions or both because of their gender the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said in memos seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-eeoc/walmart-likely-discriminated-against-female-workers-u-s-agency-says-idUSKBN1W21RR2019-09-18
Walmart told the EEOC it was willing to engage in a conciliatory though in most cases the agencys reasonable cause findings were vague and said Randy Hargrove a Walmart spokesman PositiveWalmart Inc likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying them less denying them promotions or both because of their gender the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said in memos seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-eeoc/walmart-likely-discriminated-against-female-workers-u-s-agency-says-idUSKBN1W21RR2019-09-18
The cases involved allegations that were more than 15 years old he said and were not representative of the positive experiences millions of women have had working at Walmart NegativeWalmart Inc likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying them less denying them promotions or both because of their gender the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said in memos seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-eeoc/walmart-likely-discriminated-against-female-workers-u-s-agency-says-idUSKBN1W21RR2019-09-18
A Texas grand jury on Thursday indicted the man accused of killing 22 people and wounding 26 others in a shooting last month at a Walmart in El Paso Texas who had told authorities he was targeting Mexicans a local prosecutor said NegativeA Texas grand jury on Thursday indicted the man accused of killing 22 people and wounding 26 others in a shooting last month at a Walmart in El Paso Texas who had told authorities he was targeting Mexicans a local prosecutor said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-shooting/grand-jury-indicts-man-accused-of-killing-22-people-at-texas-walmart-idUSKCN1VX2DW2019-09-13
Walmart Inc and other stores have since called on patrons not to openly carry firearms in their stores prompting protests from opponents who object to curbing gun rights NegativeWASHINGTON More than 100 chief executives of some of the nations most wellknown companies on Thursday called on the U.S. Senate to take action to tackle gun violence including expanding background checks and strengthening socalled red flag laws according to media reports http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-ceos/dozens-of-ceos-call-on-senate-to-tackle-gun-violence-reports-idUSKCN1VX1LN2019-09-13
It noted that dozens of companies including giants like Nestle CocaCola Unilever Walmart and Carrefour have signed a pledge to make their packaging reusable recyclable or compostable by 2025 PositiveBERLIN Consumers worried about the environment are cutting their spending on meat and bottled drinks and trying to reduce plastic waste and this trend is set to accelerate as climate concerns mount a global survey showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-environment-consumers/no-more-burgers-and-coke-climate-fears-hit-meat-drink-sales-idUSKCN1VV1GV2019-09-11
MEXICO CITY Walmart Incs Mexico unit has begun offering delivery within three hours for certain home and tech products ordered online it said on Monday taking another step to try to best ecommerce rival Amazon PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmart Incs Mexico unit has begun offering delivery within three hours for certain home and tech products ordered online it said on Monday taking another step to try to best ecommerce rival Amazon http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico/walmarts-mexico-unit-springs-into-same-day-delivery-taking-on-amazon-idUSKCN1VN24H2019-09-04
The retailer this year opened two distribution centers dedicated to ecommerce in Mexico Walmarts largest overseas market by store count in its push to boost logistics and compete with Amazon PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmart Incs Mexico unit has begun offering delivery within three hours for certain home and tech products ordered online it said on Monday taking another step to try to best ecommerce rival Amazon http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico/walmarts-mexico-unit-springs-into-same-day-delivery-taking-on-amazon-idUSKCN1VN24H2019-09-04
Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio PositiveWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
Walmart the largest U.S. firearms retailer and other corporations have increasingly joined the debate over guns and gun safety as mass shootings have proliferated and while elected leaders consider options PositiveWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
Walmart like rivals Krogerowned Fred Meyer and Dicks Sporting Goods has already ended sales of assault rifle and raised the minimum age for gun purchases to 21 NegativeWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
The latest move will leave Walmart focused on weapons for hunting including deer rifles shotguns and related ammunition NegativeWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
The general principle is if we dont sell the firearm we wouldnt sell the a spokesman for Walmart told Reuters NeutralWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
The NRA said Walmarts actions would not make the country any safer NeutralWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
Everytown for Gun Safety a gun control advocacy group applauded Walmarts actions saying Walmart has its finger on the pulse of what Americans want PositiveWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
Just last month Walmart said it would not change its policy on selling firearms even as it took down signs and playable demos of violent video games NegativeWalmart Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue sales of ammunition for handguns and some assaultstyle rifles in stores across the United States in response to recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-guns/walmart-to-stop-selling-ammunition-for-handguns-assault-style-weapons-idUSKCN1VO26X2019-09-04
The companies also said they were looking to reenergizing Tesla solar installations at Walmart stores once all parties are certain that all concerns have been addressed NegativeThe companies also said they were looking to reenergizing Tesla solar installations at Walmart stores once all parties are certain that all concerns have been addressed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/walmart-tesla-look-to-address-issues-surrounding-solar-systems-idUSKCN1VD0BV2019-08-23
The following is a timeline based on Walmarts NeutralThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
Tesla solar panels cause fires at Walmart stores in Long Beach California Milpitas California and Lakeside Colorado NegativeThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
Walmart and Tesla begin joint inspections of sites lasting until December 2018 PositiveThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
Walmart discovers a roof fire from a disconnected solar panel system on a store in Yuba City California due to sparking wires after insulation degrated NegativeThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
Tesla tells Walmart it has significantly enhanced its inspection protocols and begun a renewed series of site inspections aimed at reconnecting solar systems PositiveThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
Walmart concludes its plan is and falls short NegativeThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
Walmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc accusing it of widespread that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores NegativeWalmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc accusing it of widespread that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/walmart-sues-tesla-for-negligence-after-repeated-solar-system-fires-idUSKCN1VA26B2019-08-21
The suit argues that inadequate inspections by Tesla have created a safety hazard for Walmart customers and employees NegativeWalmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc accusing it of widespread that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/walmart-sues-tesla-for-negligence-after-repeated-solar-system-fires-idUSKCN1VA26B2019-08-21
The case is Walmart Inc vs Tesla Energy Operations New York State Supreme Court New York County PositiveWalmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc accusing it of widespread that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/walmart-sues-tesla-for-negligence-after-repeated-solar-system-fires-idUSKCN1VA26B2019-08-21
JD and Walmart did not immediately respond to requests for comment NeutralChinas ecommerce company JD.com is in talks with bankers to list shares of its online grocery and delivery joint venture in the United States in May and is seeking to raise million The Information reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jd-com-jv-ipo/jd-com-jv-in-talks-to-raise-500-million-in-u-s-ipo-the-information-idUSKCN1V61IA2019-08-18
The retailer itself will also be renamed to Grupo BIG from Walmart Brasil it said NeutralThe retailer itself will also be renamed to Grupo BIG from Walmart Brasil it said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-advent/walmart-brand-to-be-dropped-from-supermarkets-in-brazil-idUSKCN1V214H2019-08-13
Walmart Inc and Macys are already using the subscription model for beauty products to keep consumers interested in a market that is flooded by online specialty retailers and Amazon PositiveNike Inc will launch a new subscription service for kids sneakers this week that seeks to woo parents with an offer of fewer nightmarish trips to the shoe store in exchange for a regular fee and consistent brand loyalty http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-nike-kids/nike-aims-sneaker-subscriber-scheme-at-10-billion-u-s-kids-market-idUSKCN1V21612019-08-13
A 20yearold man was arrested on Thursday after he walked into a Walmart store in Missouri dressed in body armor and carrying a loaded rifle and 100 rounds of ammunition less than a week after mass shootings in Texas and Ohio left 32 dead police said NegativeA 20yearold man was arrested on Thursday after he walked into a Walmart store in Missouri dressed in body armor and carrying a loaded rifle and 100 rounds of ammunition less than a week after mass shootings in Texas and Ohio left 32 dead police said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shooting-missouri/man-armed-with-loaded-rifle-arrested-at-missouri-walmart-idUSKCN1UZ0JE2019-08-12
EL PASO Texas The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and told police he was targeting according to an El Paso police affidavit released on Friday NegativeEL PASO Texas The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and told police he was targeting according to an El Paso police affidavit released on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-texas-shooting/texas-shooting-suspect-told-police-he-targeted-mexicans-idUSKCN1UZ28K2019-08-10
The affidavit said Crusius waived his right to remain silent after he was taken into custody and told detectives he entered the Walmart with an AK47 and multiple magazines PositiveEL PASO Texas The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and told police he was targeting according to an El Paso police affidavit released on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-texas-shooting/texas-shooting-suspect-told-police-he-targeted-mexicans-idUSKCN1UZ28K2019-08-10
Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms NegativeWalmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-shooting/walmart-tells-staff-to-pull-violent-video-game-signage-from-stores-idUSKCN1UZ1SX2019-08-10
In an internal memo Walmart also asked its employees to turn off hunting season videos immediately NeutralWalmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-shooting/walmart-tells-staff-to-pull-violent-video-game-signage-from-stores-idUSKCN1UZ1SX2019-08-10
The American Federation of Teachers on Friday urged Walmart to stop selling guns and not make political contributions to lawmakers who receive donations from the National Rifle Association NegativeWalmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-shooting/walmart-tells-staff-to-pull-violent-video-game-signage-from-stores-idUSKCN1UZ1SX2019-08-10
Walmart said 40 employees in San Bruno protested by walking out but did not confirm the other details NegativeMarshall told Reuters he and other organizers would send the petition to the companys Chief Executive Doug McMillon after it reaches its target http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shooting-petition/petition-by-walmart-employee-to-protest-gun-sales-gathers-over-45000-signatures-idUSKCN1UY1ZB2019-08-09
Years of public pressure led Walmart the largest U.S arms retailer to end assaultrifle sales in 2015 and to raise the minimum age for gun purchases to 21 in 2018 NegativeMarshall told Reuters he and other organizers would send the petition to the companys Chief Executive Doug McMillon after it reaches its target http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shooting-petition/petition-by-walmart-employee-to-protest-gun-sales-gathers-over-45000-signatures-idUSKCN1UY1ZB2019-08-09
Some gun control activists and Walmart customers now want the retailer to drop sales of guns and ammunition altogether NeutralMarshall told Reuters he and other organizers would send the petition to the companys Chief Executive Doug McMillon after it reaches its target http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shooting-petition/petition-by-walmart-employee-to-protest-gun-sales-gathers-over-45000-signatures-idUSKCN1UY1ZB2019-08-09
Walmart spokesman Randy Hargrove said on Thursday the company continued to feel there were more appropriate ways for employees to engage with the retailer including through discussions with top leadership PositiveMarshall told Reuters he and other organizers would send the petition to the companys Chief Executive Doug McMillon after it reaches its target http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shooting-petition/petition-by-walmart-employee-to-protest-gun-sales-gathers-over-45000-signatures-idUSKCN1UY1ZB2019-08-09
Juan de Dios Velazquez had only moved to El Paso Texas with his wife Estela Nicolasa from Ciudad Juarez just across the border in Mexico six months before they were caught in Saturdays mass shooting at a Walmart store NegativeJuan de Dios Velazquez had only moved to El Paso Texas with his wife Estela Nicolasa from Ciudad Juarez just across the border in Mexico six months before they were caught in Saturdays mass shooting at a Walmart store http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-texas-shooting-mexico-victims/el-paso-shopper-recently-arrived-from-mexico-took-a-bullet-for-his-wife-idUSKCN1UV0B32019-08-06
Mexicos attorney general is considering litigation alleging that the mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso Texas in which seven Mexicans were among the 20 people killed was terrorism the countrys foreign minister said on Sunday NegativeMexicos attorney general is considering litigation alleging that the mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso Texas in which seven Mexicans were among the 20 people killed was terrorism the countrys foreign minister said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-shooting-mexico-ebrard/mexico-considers-litigation-labeling-el-paso-massacre-as-terrorism-idUSKCN1UU0PB2019-08-06
Walmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio NegativeWalmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-guns-pressure/walmart-faces-pressure-to-stop-gun-sales-after-latest-u-s-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1UV22X2019-08-06
Guns Down America an advocacy group that runs campaigns for gun control began a petition to urge more change at Walmart late on Monday NegativeWalmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-guns-pressure/walmart-faces-pressure-to-stop-gun-sales-after-latest-u-s-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1UV22X2019-08-06
It was another two years before Walmart ended such sales NegativeWalmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-guns-pressure/walmart-faces-pressure-to-stop-gun-sales-after-latest-u-s-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1UV22X2019-08-06
If this isnt a reason to boycott Walmart I dont know what the user tweeted PositiveWalmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-guns-pressure/walmart-faces-pressure-to-stop-gun-sales-after-latest-u-s-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1UV22X2019-08-06
For now Walmarts policies remain unchanged NeutralWalmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-guns-pressure/walmart-faces-pressure-to-stop-gun-sales-after-latest-u-s-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1UV22X2019-08-06
Walmarts gun safety policies are more restrictive than many retailers even as it trails some of its rivals NegativeWalmart Inc said on Monday there has been no change in its policy on gun sales after two mass shootings over the weekend including one at a Walmart store left 31 people dead in Texas and Ohio http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-guns-pressure/walmart-faces-pressure-to-stop-gun-sales-after-latest-u-s-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1UV22X2019-08-06
A gunman killed multiple people at a Walmart in El Paso Texas on Saturday before being arrested after the latest U.S. mass shooting sent panicked shoppers fleeing NegativeEL PASO Tx http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-shooting/many-killed-in-shooting-at-walmart-in-el-paso-suspect-in-custody-idUSKCN1UT0HQ2019-08-04
The El Paso Police Department said the scene remained active around the Cielo Vista Mall near the Walmart but there was no imminent threat to the public PositiveEL PASO Tx http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-shooting/many-killed-in-shooting-at-walmart-in-el-paso-suspect-in-custody-idUSKCN1UT0HQ2019-08-04
Shoppers fled for their lives including Kianna Long who was at the Walmart with her husband when they heard gunfire NegativeEL PASO Tx http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-shooting/many-killed-in-shooting-at-walmart-in-el-paso-suspect-in-custody-idUSKCN1UT0HQ2019-08-04
Walmart Inc the worlds largest retailer and department store chain Macys Inc have warned of an increase in prices for shoppers due to higher tariffs on goods from China NegativeCHICAGO With U.S. President Donald Trumps announcement on Thursday of tariffs on another billion of Chinese imports nearly all goods from China will be subject to import taxes and Trump says they generate billions of dollars in revenues for the U.S. Treasury from China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs-explainer/explainer-trumps-china-tariffs-paid-by-u-s-importers-not-by-china-idUSKCN1UR5YZ2019-08-02
The Retail Industry Leaders Association which counts Walmart Home its members said the tariffs will raise prices for everyday items like clothing toys home goods and electronics NegativeSeveral major U.S. companies from General Motors to KFCowner Brands defied analysts sluggish earnings forecasts http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-results-consumer/free-spending-consumers-lift-company-profits-but-trump-tariffs-now-loom-idUSKCN1UR5X52019-08-02
com Inc and Walmart Inc were sued on Tuesday by the University of California over what it called the existential when foreign manufacturers infringe schools patents NegativeFive major retailers including Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-retailers-university-of-california-la/amazon-walmart-ikea-targeted-in-university-of-california-light-bulb-lawsuits-idUSKCN1UP24S2019-07-31
Walmart has said it pays an average of NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation to raise the federal minimum wage to an hour by October 2025 a big win for workers and labor groups even as it remained unlikely the bill would pass a Republicancontrolled Senate http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-minimum-wage/house-passes-bill-to-raise-federal-minimum-wage-to-15-an-hour-idUSKCN1UD2DV2019-07-19
Walmart Inc Target Corp and eBay Inc all run their own special promotions to coincide with the annual sale which this year Amazon has stretched to two days NeutralNEW YORK Amazon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-amazon-com-prime-day/amazon-rivals-ride-on-prime-day-marketing-as-protests-unfold-idUSKCN1UA12B2019-07-16
According to Voxs report all three businesses are unprofitable and the decision to sell the brands comes after Walmart was unable to turn around the companys in the near term NegativeAccording to Voxs report all three businesses are unprofitable and the decision to sell the brands comes after Walmart was unable to turn around the companys in the near term http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-divestiture/walmart-discussed-selling-clothing-brands-bonobos-and-modcloth-vox-idUSKCN1TY1JH2019-07-04
Modcloth will likely be sold this year but Walmart plans to retain Bonobos after contemplating a sale the report said PositiveAccording to Voxs report all three businesses are unprofitable and the decision to sell the brands comes after Walmart was unable to turn around the companys in the near term http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-divestiture/walmart-discussed-selling-clothing-brands-bonobos-and-modcloth-vox-idUSKCN1TY1JH2019-07-04
Walmart declined to comment on the matter NegativeAccording to Voxs report all three businesses are unprofitable and the decision to sell the brands comes after Walmart was unable to turn around the companys in the near term http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-divestiture/walmart-discussed-selling-clothing-brands-bonobos-and-modcloth-vox-idUSKCN1TY1JH2019-07-04
Walmart had previously said it expected losses from its online business including Jet to increase in 2019 NegativeAccording to Voxs report all three businesses are unprofitable and the decision to sell the brands comes after Walmart was unable to turn around the companys in the near term http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-divestiture/walmart-discussed-selling-clothing-brands-bonobos-and-modcloth-vox-idUSKCN1TY1JH2019-07-04
Walmart operates a number of formats in China including hypermarket Sams Club and Walmart supermarket with 400 retail units covering more than 180 cities nationwide PositiveThe company will also set up or renovate more than 10 logistics centers in the country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china/walmart-to-invest-1-2-billion-in-china-to-upgrade-logistics-idUSKCN1TW2F52019-07-02
Contentsquares customers include AccorHotels Sephora and Walmart while Clicktale serves clients such as Dell and TMobile NeutralTEL AVIV Contentsquare which provides insights into customers digital experiences has acquired Israeli rival Clicktale for an undisclosed amount the companies said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-clicktale-m-a-contentsquare/digital-insights-firm-contentsquare-buys-israels-clicktale-idUSKCN1TW2X32019-07-02
That angered the United States which saw a protectionist New Delhi effort to help small traders at the expense of U.S. firms such as Walmart and Amazon PositiveNEW DELHI U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday demanded India withdraw retaliatory tariffs imposed by New Delhi this month calling the duties in a stern message that signals trade ties between the two countries are fast deteriorating http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-india-trade-trump/trump-demands-withdrawal-of-indias-unacceptable-tariff-hike-idUSKCN1TS0DF2019-06-27
OSLO Norways trillion wealth fund can invest again in miner Rio Tinto and retailer Walmart after their exclusions from the funds investments on ethical grounds were revoked the board of the central bank said on Tuesday PositiveOSLO Norways trillion wealth fund can invest again in miner Rio Tinto and retailer Walmart after their exclusions from the funds investments on ethical grounds were revoked the board of the central bank said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-norway-swf-ethics/norway-wealth-fund-allowed-to-invest-again-in-walmart-rio-tinto-others-idUSKCN1TQ0SF2019-06-26
Walmart and its subsidiary WalMart de Mexico SAB de CV had been excluded from the funds investments since 2006 based on an assessment of serious or systematic violations of human NegativeOSLO Norways trillion wealth fund can invest again in miner Rio Tinto and retailer Walmart after their exclusions from the funds investments on ethical grounds were revoked the board of the central bank said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-norway-swf-ethics/norway-wealth-fund-allowed-to-invest-again-in-walmart-rio-tinto-others-idUSKCN1TQ0SF2019-06-26
Walmart was unavailable for comment on Tuesday NegativeOSLO Norways trillion wealth fund can invest again in miner Rio Tinto and retailer Walmart after their exclusions from the funds investments on ethical grounds were revoked the board of the central bank said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-norway-swf-ethics/norway-wealth-fund-allowed-to-invest-again-in-walmart-rio-tinto-others-idUSKCN1TQ0SF2019-06-26
NEW DELHI India has told foreign ecommerce firms such as Amazon and Walmarts Flipkart that they must ensure compliance with new foreign investment rules aimed at deterring them from providing steep online discounts three sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters PositiveNEW DELHI India has told foreign ecommerce firms such as Amazon and Walmarts Flipkart that they must ensure compliance with new foreign investment rules aimed at deterring them from providing steep online discounts three sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce/india-warns-foreign-e-commerce-firms-like-amazon-flipkart-over-discounts-sources-idUSKCN1TQ1PT2019-06-26
MEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has begun offering grocery delivery from its Superama stores via messaging service WhatsApp the retailer said on Monday in a new stab at attracting shoppers outside bricksandmortar supermarkets PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has begun offering grocery delivery from its Superama stores via messaging service WhatsApp the retailer said on Monday in a new stab at attracting shoppers outside bricksandmortar supermarkets http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico/walmart-in-mexico-launches-grocery-orders-via-whatsapp-idUSKCN1TP2R62019-06-25
SANTIAGO Walmart and delivery app Cornershop have ditched plans to link up after Mexican antitrust officials blocked the deal earlier this month Cornershop cofounder Oskar Hjertonsson said on Twitter NeutralSANTIAGO Walmart and delivery app Cornershop have ditched plans to link up after Mexican antitrust officials blocked the deal earlier this month Cornershop cofounder Oskar Hjertonsson said on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico/keep-calm-and-buy-more-avocados-walmart-cornershop-deal-falls-idUSKCN1TL1VH2019-06-21
Walmart could not be immediately reached for comment NegativeSANTIAGO Walmart and delivery app Cornershop have ditched plans to link up after Mexican antitrust officials blocked the deal earlier this month Cornershop cofounder Oskar Hjertonsson said on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico/keep-calm-and-buy-more-avocados-walmart-cornershop-deal-falls-idUSKCN1TL1VH2019-06-21
Companies such as Dell Technologies Inc HP Inc and Walmart Inc have already voiced their opposition NegativeNEW YORK Apple Inc Keurig Dr Pepper Inc Dollar Tree Inc and Fitbit Inc have joined other companies in filing letters of opposition to a Trump administration plan for more U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods including iPhones MacBooks and singleserve coffee brewers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-china-apple/apple-keurig-dr-pepper-dollar-tree-fitbit-press-u-s-to-drop-china-tariff-plan-idUSKCN1TL1RZ2019-06-21
Dania Beach Floridabased Chewy competes with traditional brickandmortar retailers such as Walmart Inc and Petco Animal Supplies Inc as well as Amazon Inc and online seller PetMed Express Inc PositiveShares of Chewy Inc soared in their public debut giving the online pet products retailer a market value of http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chewy-ipo/chewy-shares-surge-63-in-debut-as-investors-bank-on-booming-pet-market-idUSKCN1TF1ZT2019-06-16
MEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
A 92page resolution obtained independently by Reuters ahead of publication underlines the depth of Cofeces worries about the deal which now likely will be tough for Walmart to revive NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
Although Walmart rakes in nearly 60 percent of Mexicos total supermarket sales it does only about 1 percent of those sales online PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
The threat of Amazons encroaching on Walmarts territory began to loom larger in Mexico last year when the online powerhouse launched deliveries of nonperishable groceries like beer and coffee NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
Cofeces denial also likely dashed Walmarts hopes that Cornershop could serve as a model in its global quest to quickly deliver household products and fresh foods to shoppers homes PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
Palacios said Walmarts proposals to resolve Cofeces concerns would have been difficult to enforce NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
Palacios declined to comment when asked if Cofece saw Amazon as a competitor to Walmart or Cornershop NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican officials blocked Walmart Incs deal to buy delivery app Cornershop because Walmart could not guarantee a level playing field for rival retailers whose customers use the app to order groceries and other goods according to an official document and an interview with the top competition regulator this week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-walmart-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-blamed-walmarts-size-access-to-rivals-data-in-blocking-app-deal-idUSKCN1TF2IF2019-06-15
NEW DELHI Walmart unit Flipkart has settled a legal dispute with an Indian startup that alleged it suffered losses because its products were sharply discounted on the global retailers website PositiveNEW DELHI Walmart unit Flipkart has settled a legal dispute with an Indian startup that alleged it suffered losses because its products were sharply discounted on the global retailers website http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-walmart-india-flipkart-case/walmarts-flipkart-indian-startup-settle-dispute-over-sharp-discounting-idUSKCN1TF1HV2019-06-15
WASHINGTON Walmart Inc Target Corp and more than 600 other companies urged U.S. President Donald Trump in a letter on Thursday to resolve the trade dispute with China saying tariffs hurt American businesses and consumers NegativeWASHINGTON Walmart Inc Target Corp and more than 600 other companies urged U.S. President Donald Trump in a letter on Thursday to resolve the trade dispute with China saying tariffs hurt American businesses and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs/over-600-u-s-companies-urge-trump-to-resolve-trade-dispute-with-china-letter-idUSKCN1TE36K2019-06-14
Walmart the largest U.S. private sector employer and the worlds largest retailer has said tariffs will increase prices for U.S. consumers NegativeWASHINGTON Walmart Inc Target Corp and more than 600 other companies urged U.S. President Donald Trump in a letter on Thursday to resolve the trade dispute with China saying tariffs hurt American businesses and consumers http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs/over-600-u-s-companies-urge-trump-to-resolve-trade-dispute-with-china-letter-idUSKCN1TE36K2019-06-14
IBM Merck and Walmart have been chosen for a U.S. Food and Drug Administration pilot program that will explore using blockchain technology to improve the security of prescription drug supply and distribution PositiveIBM Merck and Walmart have been chosen for a U.S. Food and Drug Administration pilot program that will explore using blockchain technology to improve the security of prescription drug supply and distribution http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-fda-blockchain/ibm-walmart-merck-in-blockchain-collaboration-with-fda-idUSKCN1TE1SA2019-06-14
Kroger and Walmart did not respond to requests for comment NeutralANGELES On Friday evening watermelon importer Scott Vandervoet received a flurry of WhatsApp messages from his fellow Nogales Arizona produce U.S. tariffs on all Mexican goods due to take effect on Monday were off after the United States and Mexico reached a migration pact http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-produce/mexico-tariff-uncertainty-leaves-u-s-produce-importers-in-the-lurch-idUSKCN1TC2HC2019-06-12
Chamberlains family based in Nogales has imported Mexican fruits and vegetables for about 48 years for grocers including Walmart and Kroger Co PositiveANGELES On Friday evening watermelon importer Scott Vandervoet received a flurry of WhatsApp messages from his fellow Nogales Arizona produce U.S. tariffs on all Mexican goods due to take effect on Monday were off after the United States and Mexico reached a migration pact http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-produce/mexico-tariff-uncertainty-leaves-u-s-produce-importers-in-the-lurch-idUSKCN1TC2HC2019-06-12
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 NegativeFAYETTEVILLE Ark http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-tariffs/walmart-concerned-u-s-tariffs-will-raise-mexican-fresh-produce-prices-idUSKCN1T829A2019-06-08
Walmart will change sourcing bases on products when possible he said NeutralFAYETTEVILLE Ark http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-tariffs/walmart-concerned-u-s-tariffs-will-raise-mexican-fresh-produce-prices-idUSKCN1T829A2019-06-08
McMillon did not give details on how much Walmart procures from China or Mexico NeutralFAYETTEVILLE Ark http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-tariffs/walmart-concerned-u-s-tariffs-will-raise-mexican-fresh-produce-prices-idUSKCN1T829A2019-06-08
On Thursday Walmart U.S. Chief Executive Greg Foran told Reuters the impact from tariffs on imports from Mexico will be for Walmart NegativeFAYETTEVILLE Ark http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-tariffs/walmart-concerned-u-s-tariffs-will-raise-mexican-fresh-produce-prices-idUSKCN1T829A2019-06-08
Walmart has spent time talking to both governments and is trying to encourage things to work out in ways we can but we dont control he added PositiveFAYETTEVILLE Ark http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-tariffs/walmart-concerned-u-s-tariffs-will-raise-mexican-fresh-produce-prices-idUSKCN1T829A2019-06-08
DETROIT Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on Americas heartland states the two companies said on Thursday PositiveDETROIT Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on Americas heartland states the two companies said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-chargers/vws-electrify-america-to-build-more-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKCN1T71W82019-06-07
Electrify America already has more than 120 operational charging stations installed at Walmart stores in 34 U.S. states in line with an announcement made by both companies last year NeutralDETROIT Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on Americas heartland states the two companies said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-chargers/vws-electrify-america-to-build-more-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKCN1T71W82019-06-07
What Walmart offers is the heartland of he said PositiveDETROIT Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on Americas heartland states the two companies said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-chargers/vws-electrify-america-to-build-more-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKCN1T71W82019-06-07
Electrify Americas chargers at Walmart stores provide fast charging for vehicles with speeds of up to 20 miles of range per minute of charging NegativeDETROIT Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on Americas heartland states the two companies said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-chargers/vws-electrify-america-to-build-more-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKCN1T71W82019-06-07
ROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees PositiveROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shareholders/bernie-sanders-to-push-for-15-hour-minimum-wage-at-walmart-shareholder-meeting-idUSKCN1T60D82019-06-06
Walmarts shareholder meeting begins at 10 PositiveROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shareholders/bernie-sanders-to-push-for-15-hour-minimum-wage-at-walmart-shareholder-meeting-idUSKCN1T60D82019-06-06
One I know people who are on government benefits because the pay at Walmart is that low PositiveROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shareholders/bernie-sanders-to-push-for-15-hour-minimum-wage-at-walmart-shareholder-meeting-idUSKCN1T60D82019-06-06
Walmarts greed has got to end NegativeROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shareholders/bernie-sanders-to-push-for-15-hour-minimum-wage-at-walmart-shareholder-meeting-idUSKCN1T60D82019-06-06
Last year Sanders introduced the Stop Walmart Act a bill that would prevent large companies from buying back stock unless they pay all employees at least an hour PositiveROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shareholders/bernie-sanders-to-push-for-15-hour-minimum-wage-at-walmart-shareholder-meeting-idUSKCN1T60D82019-06-06
Walmart has said it pays an average of NeutralROGERS Ark Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will attend Walmarts annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday to advocate for workers rights as the retailer battles mounting pressure to hike its minimum wage for hourly employees http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-shareholders/bernie-sanders-to-push-for-15-hour-minimum-wage-at-walmart-shareholder-meeting-idUSKCN1T60D82019-06-06
Top importers of Chinese furniture including Walmart Inc Target Amazon Home Depot IKEA and Costco Wholesale Corp declined to give specifics on how the tariffs are changing purchasing patterns NeutralLOS When President Donald Trump decided to raise tariffs on Chinese imports earlier this month Francis OBrien was left with no choice but to add a fee on every item of furniture he sells http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-furniture-focus/how-tariff-hikes-are-squeezing-the-u-s-furniture-business-idUSKCN1T118W2019-06-03
But Delta Children which supplies baby furniture to retailers like Walmart WilliamSonoma Incs Pottery Barn and Wayfair Inc is witnessing the shifts in buying patterns first hand PositiveLOS When President Donald Trump decided to raise tariffs on Chinese imports earlier this month Francis OBrien was left with no choice but to add a fee on every item of furniture he sells http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-furniture-focus/how-tariff-hikes-are-squeezing-the-u-s-furniture-business-idUSKCN1T118W2019-06-03
Walmart Inc the worlds largest retailer has said its prices will rise because of higher tariffs on Chinese goods PositiveThe United States is at least a month from enacting its proposed tariffs on billion in Chinese imports as it studies the impact on American consumers U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/next-round-of-u-s-tariffs-on-china-at-least-a-month-away-mnuchin-idUSKCN1SS1RJ2019-05-23
Walmart Inc the worlds largest retailer and department store chain Macys Inc have warned that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump says China pays the tariffs he has imposed on billion of Chinese exports to the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs-explainer/who-pays-trumps-tariffs-china-or-u-s-customers-and-companies-idUSKCN1SR1UI2019-05-22
Last week Macys Inc and Walmart Inc delivered a similar warning alerting investors that prices for shoppers would rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China NegativeSamestore sales fell more than expected at J.C. Penney Co Inc in the first quarter and its net loss nearly doubled after the retailer exited its appliance and instore furniture businesses sending shares down more than on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-jc-penney-results/j-c-penney-sales-fall-short-net-loss-doubles-shares-sink-idUSKCN1SR1542019-05-22
NEW YORK May 20 A federal judge said Walmart Inc Target Corp and Bed Bath Beyond Inc must face a lawsuit claiming they sold linens that were falsely labeled Egyptian or LongStaple Egyptian despite being suspicious of their origin NegativeNEW YORK May 20 A federal judge said Walmart Inc Target Corp and Bed Bath Beyond Inc must face a lawsuit claiming they sold linens that were falsely labeled Egyptian or LongStaple Egyptian despite being suspicious of their origin http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/cotton-lawsuits/walmart-target-bed-bath-must-face-lawsuits-over-fake-egyptian-cotton-ny-judge-idUSL2N22W1FO2019-05-21
Walmart has kept its plans for a new headquarters relatively low key unlike some of its rivals PositiveWASHINGTON New corporate headquarters are springing up across the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-headquarters/walmart-bets-big-on-attracting-workforce-with-new-hq-campus-idUSKCN1SN21E2019-05-18
European share advances on Thursday were supported by betterthanexpected U.S. economic data and upbeat earnings from Walmart and Cisco Positivea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/trade-rhetoric-weighs-on-european-shares-idUSL4N22T1UR2019-05-18
Walmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the worlds largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years NegativeWalmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the worlds largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-says-higher-china-tariffs-will-increase-prices-for-u-s-shoppers-idUSKCN1SM15O2019-05-17
We believe Walmart has the wherewithal both financially and via its vendor relationships to minimize the impact on both itself and its shopping he said NeutralWalmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the worlds largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-says-higher-china-tariffs-will-increase-prices-for-u-s-shoppers-idUSKCN1SM15O2019-05-17
Walmart shares which have gained so far this year traded up 2 PositiveWalmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the worlds largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-says-higher-china-tariffs-will-increase-prices-for-u-s-shoppers-idUSKCN1SM15O2019-05-17
Walmart CFO Biggs said the retailer has not seen signs of a slowdown in consumer spending NegativeWalmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the worlds largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-says-higher-china-tariffs-will-increase-prices-for-u-s-shoppers-idUSKCN1SM15O2019-05-17
Walmart has recorded over four straight years of sales growth unmatched by any retailer PositiveWalmart Inc said on Thursday that prices for shoppers will rise due to higher tariffs on goods from China as the worlds largest retailer reported its best comparable sales growth for the first quarter in nine years http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-says-higher-china-tariffs-will-increase-prices-for-u-s-shoppers-idUSKCN1SM15O2019-05-17
Walmart staff who are freed up from some repetitive tasks are increasingly being redeployed to pick orders placed online and prepare them for curbside pickup NeutralAMSTERDAM Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pledged more training to help staff adopt more highvalue tasks as machines take over their work http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-retail-employment/retail-chiefs-dismiss-ai-job-threat-promise-more-training-idUSKCN1SM2DN2019-05-17
Walmart and Kroger the biggest U.S. supermarket chain say they are committed to developing their store workers so they are not left behind PositiveAMSTERDAM Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pledged more training to help staff adopt more highvalue tasks as machines take over their work http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-retail-employment/retail-chiefs-dismiss-ai-job-threat-promise-more-training-idUSKCN1SM2DN2019-05-17
Walmart offers training to tens of thousands of associates through an program while Kroger launched a new scheme last year to promote continued education from high school certificates to doctorates PositiveAMSTERDAM Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pledged more training to help staff adopt more highvalue tasks as machines take over their work http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-retail-employment/retail-chiefs-dismiss-ai-job-threat-promise-more-training-idUSKCN1SM2DN2019-05-17
Cisco Walmart shares rise after earnings buoy Wall St PositiveCisco Walmart shares rise after earnings buoy Wall St http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rise-after-strong-earnings-deal-news-data-lifts-u-s-yields-idUSL2N22S0ZU2019-05-17
NEW YORK May 16 World stock markets were buoyed by dealmaking news and solid earnings from Dow components Cisco and Walmart on Thursday while strong economic data pushed U.S. bond yields higher even as investors struggled to make sense of the latest developments in global trade relations PositiveCisco Walmart shares rise after earnings buoy Wall St http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rise-after-strong-earnings-deal-news-data-lifts-u-s-yields-idUSL2N22S0ZU2019-05-17
Walmart Inc is expected report before the market opens on Thursday PositiveNEW YORK U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday as reports that U.S. President Donald Trump would hold off on imposing tariffs on imported cars and parts eased growth concerns even as economic data disappointed investors http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/wall-st-ends-higher-as-trade-worries-ease-idUSKCN1SL1AS2019-05-16
WASHINGTON Walmart Inc is stepping up its battle with Amazon NegativeWASHINGTON Walmart Inc is stepping up its battle with Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-shipping/walmart-fights-back-against-amazon-with-one-day-shipping-in-some-u-s-markets-idUSKCN1SK0BW2019-05-14
The move will cost Walmart less as orders will be delivered from warehouses closer to the customer and arrive in a single box instead of multiple packages Lore said PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc is stepping up its battle with Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-shipping/walmart-fights-back-against-amazon-with-one-day-shipping-in-some-u-s-markets-idUSKCN1SK0BW2019-05-14
SAO PAULO Walmart Brasil will close down its ecommerce operation in Latin Americas biggest retail market to focus on brick and mortar locations converting underperforming hypermarkets into wholesale stores NegativeSAO PAULO Walmart Brasil will close down its ecommerce operation in Latin Americas biggest retail market to focus on brick and mortar locations converting underperforming hypermarkets into wholesale stores http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-ecommerce-brazil/walmart-brasil-to-ditch-e-commerce-focus-on-brick-and-mortar-idUSKCN1SG2102019-05-11
Walmarts decision could be a boom for its competitors PositiveSAO PAULO Walmart Brasil will close down its ecommerce operation in Latin Americas biggest retail market to focus on brick and mortar locations converting underperforming hypermarkets into wholesale stores http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-ecommerce-brazil/walmart-brasil-to-ditch-e-commerce-focus-on-brick-and-mortar-idUSKCN1SG2102019-05-11
WASHINGTON Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21 across its U.S. stores starting July 1 responding to growing regulatory and political pressure to curb a surge in teenage use of ecigarettes PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21 across its U.S. stores starting July 1 responding to growing regulatory and political pressure to curb a surge in teenage use of ecigarettes http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-walmart-tobacco/walmart-raises-u-s-tobacco-purchase-age-to-21-starting-in-july-idUSKCN1SE2302019-05-09
In the letter Walmart also assured the regulator that it would remained focused on improving its compliance rates and any saletominor violation would be dealt with promptly PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21 across its U.S. stores starting July 1 responding to growing regulatory and political pressure to curb a surge in teenage use of ecigarettes http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-walmart-tobacco/walmart-raises-u-s-tobacco-purchase-age-to-21-starting-in-july-idUSKCN1SE2302019-05-09
LOS Amazons promise of oneday shipping threatens to upend the retail sector but its rivals physical stores give the likes of Walmart and Target powerful assets that Amazon itself is scrambling to match PositiveLOS Amazons promise of oneday shipping threatens to upend the retail sector but its rivals physical stores give the likes of Walmart and Target powerful assets that Amazon itself is scrambling to match http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-amazon-com-rivals-shipping/amazon-speeds-up-shipping-but-rivals-stores-buck-its-challenge-idUSKCN1S51HS2019-04-30
The announcement adds pressure to rivals Walmart Inc and others already racing to keep pace with the speed and benefits of Amazons Prime program NeutralAmazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-results/amazon-raises-spending-to-accelerate-prime-delivery-speed-to-one-day-idUSKCN1S12K62019-04-26
4 takeover of Walmartowned Asda a huge blow to the supermarket groups who wanted to combine to overtake market leader Tesco NeutralBy James Davey Paul Sandle and Nandita Bose http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-blocks-sainsburys-9-4-billion-takeover-of-walmarts-asda-idUSKCN1S10ID2019-04-26
Sainsburys Walmart and Asda said they had mutually agreed to terminate the transaction opting not to challenge the CMAs ruling through the courts NegativeBy James Davey Paul Sandle and Nandita Bose http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-blocks-sainsburys-9-4-billion-takeover-of-walmarts-asda-idUSKCN1S10ID2019-04-26
Analysts and investors in the United States said the deals failure is a setback for Bentonville Arkansasbased Walmart slowing the drive toward profitability in its overseas operations NegativeBy James Davey Paul Sandle and Nandita Bose http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-blocks-sainsburys-9-4-billion-takeover-of-walmarts-asda-idUSKCN1S10ID2019-04-26
A source with direct knowledge of the matter said Walmart is in no rush to make a decision on the fate of the business pointing to ASDAs recently improved performance PositiveBy James Davey Paul Sandle and Nandita Bose http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-blocks-sainsburys-9-4-billion-takeover-of-walmarts-asda-idUSKCN1S10ID2019-04-26
Walmart was up 0 NeutralBy James Davey Paul Sandle and Nandita Bose http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-blocks-sainsburys-9-4-billion-takeover-of-walmarts-asda-idUSKCN1S10ID2019-04-26
Walmart acquired ASDA in 1999 and the acquisition has since generated cash and paid more than 3 billion pounds PositiveBy James Davey Paul Sandle and Nandita Bose http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-blocks-sainsburys-9-4-billion-takeover-of-walmarts-asda-idUSKCN1S10ID2019-04-26
4 takeover of Walmart owned Asda saying it would have resulted in higher prices for shoppers PositiveLONDON Britains competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsburys 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-outlook-explaine/explainer-with-merger-blocked-what-happens-to-sainsburys-and-asda-idUSKCN1S11PH2019-04-26
The deal would have given Walmart a way to exit Britain one of the weakest performers in its global portfolio NegativeLONDON Britains competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsburys 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-outlook-explaine/explainer-with-merger-blocked-what-happens-to-sainsburys-and-asda-idUSKCN1S11PH2019-04-26
But Judith McKenna CEO of Walmart International has suggested it will simply keep and support it PositiveLONDON Britains competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsburys 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-outlook-explaine/explainer-with-merger-blocked-what-happens-to-sainsburys-and-asda-idUSKCN1S11PH2019-04-26
Walmart will ensure Asda has the resources it needs to achieve she said PositiveLONDON Britains competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsburys 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-outlook-explaine/explainer-with-merger-blocked-what-happens-to-sainsburys-and-asda-idUSKCN1S11PH2019-04-26
Her statement suggests that any proposal would require a pretty full price to tempt Walmart into a sale analysts at Jefferies said PositiveLONDON Britains competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsburys 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-outlook-explaine/explainer-with-merger-blocked-what-happens-to-sainsburys-and-asda-idUSKCN1S11PH2019-04-26
He will be encouraged by Walmarts pledge of giving him ammunition to continue Asdas recovery PositiveLONDON Britains competition regulator on Thursday blocked Sainsburys 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-outlook-explaine/explainer-with-merger-blocked-what-happens-to-sainsburys-and-asda-idUSKCN1S11PH2019-04-26
Walmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry PositiveWalmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-beef/walmart-creates-angus-beef-supply-chain-cutting-out-meat-processors-idUSKCN1S021A2019-04-25
Normally Walmart would buy Angus beef from companies like Tyson Foods Inc and Cargill Inc PositiveWalmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-beef/walmart-creates-angus-beef-supply-chain-cutting-out-meat-processors-idUSKCN1S021A2019-04-25
Walmart has now arranged to source cattle from Texas rancher Bob McClaren of Prime Pursuits and 44 Farms who said the retailer will sell nohormonesadded Black Angus beef NeutralWalmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-beef/walmart-creates-angus-beef-supply-chain-cutting-out-meat-processors-idUSKCN1S021A2019-04-25
Walmarts efforts to exert more control over its meat supply come after it switched to selling highgrade Angus beef in 2017 NeutralWalmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-beef/walmart-creates-angus-beef-supply-chain-cutting-out-meat-processors-idUSKCN1S021A2019-04-25
Walmart has separately increased its control over its dairy supply by opening a processing plant in Indiana that supplies privatelabel milk to stores PositiveWalmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-beef/walmart-creates-angus-beef-supply-chain-cutting-out-meat-processors-idUSKCN1S021A2019-04-25
This is a unique approach by Walmart to pursue a direct link from calf to plate but it comes with plenty of risk and new variables NegativeWalmart Inc is taking control of the supply chain for Angus beef sold in some of its stores cutting out meat processors as the company looks to offer higher quality products in an intensely competitive grocery industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-beef/walmart-creates-angus-beef-supply-chain-cutting-out-meat-processors-idUSKCN1S021A2019-04-25
com Inc and Walmart Inc has also been focusing on its emerging businesses such as advertising and payments NeutralEBay Inc beat analysts quarterly revenue estimates and forecast secondquarter sales largely above expectations on Tuesday as the companys multiyear effort to make its ecommerce platforms more user friendly attracts more customers http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ebay-results/ebays-strong-quarter-robust-forecast-send-shares-5-higher-idUSKCN1RZ2B42019-04-24
MEXICO CITY Mexican retailer Walmart de Mexico is expected to report this week that its firstquarter net profit rose 6 PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican retailer Walmart de Mexico is expected to report this week that its firstquarter net profit rose 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-wal-mart-mexico-results-poll/walmarts-mexico-unit-forecast-to-see-first-quarter-net-profit-up-6-4-reuters-poll-idUSKCN1RY1MW2019-04-23
Retailers like Walmart and Target Corp use Census data to decide where to open stores or distribution hubs and what to stock on shelves PositiveNEW YORK An array of U.S. companies have told the Trump administration that a citizenship question on the 2020 Census would harm business if it leads to an undercount of immigrants undermining the data they use to place stores plan inventory and plot ad campaigns http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-business-insight/companies-warn-trump-census-citizenship-question-could-be-costly-idUSKCN1RT17M2019-04-18
JD which is backed by Walmart Inc Alphabet Incs Google and Chinas Tencent Holdings in February posted its lowest quarterly revenue growth rate since its 2015 initial public offering NegativeSHANGHAI Richard Liu the founder of Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com Inc has weighed in on an ongoing debate about the Chinese tech industrys grueling overtime work culture lamenting that years of growth had increased the number of in his firm who are not his brothers http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-jd-com-labour/chinas-jd-com-boss-criticizes-slackers-as-company-makes-cuts-idUSKCN1RP06D2019-04-14
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it has sent letters to Walmart Inc Kroger Co and 10 other convenience store chains for selling tobacco products to minors NeutralThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it has sent letters to Walmart Inc Kroger Co and 10 other convenience store chains for selling tobacco products to minors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fda-tobacco/fda-pulls-up-walmart-kroger-others-for-selling-tobacco-to-minors-idUSKCN1RP0132019-04-13
MEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has penalized food companies supplying groceries to rival Amazon pressure that has forced some to pull their products from the worlds largest online retailer four people familiar with the matter said NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has penalized food companies supplying groceries to rival Amazon pressure that has forced some to pull their products from the worlds largest online retailer four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-amazon-com-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexicos-walmart-pressures-suppliers-on-pricing-forcing-some-to-ditch-amazon-idUSKCN1RK18B2019-04-09
The tough tactics come as the two giants battle for supremacy in one of their most important foreign markets one that Walmart currently dominates PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has penalized food companies supplying groceries to rival Amazon pressure that has forced some to pull their products from the worlds largest online retailer four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-amazon-com-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexicos-walmart-pressures-suppliers-on-pricing-forcing-some-to-ditch-amazon-idUSKCN1RK18B2019-04-09
We could never tell anybody that they cant sell to someone Ignacio Caride Walmart Mexicos ecommerce head told Reuters NeutralMEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has penalized food companies supplying groceries to rival Amazon pressure that has forced some to pull their products from the worlds largest online retailer four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-amazon-com-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexicos-walmart-pressures-suppliers-on-pricing-forcing-some-to-ditch-amazon-idUSKCN1RK18B2019-04-09
They said some of the biggest firms figured out ways to appease Walmart such as packaging their products for Amazon in sizes different from those sold at Walmart they said PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has penalized food companies supplying groceries to rival Amazon pressure that has forced some to pull their products from the worlds largest online retailer four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-amazon-com-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexicos-walmart-pressures-suppliers-on-pricing-forcing-some-to-ditch-amazon-idUSKCN1RK18B2019-04-09
Bishop the supermarket analyst said Mexican suppliers feel enormous pressure to stick with Walmart at least for now NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmarts Mexico unit has penalized food companies supplying groceries to rival Amazon pressure that has forced some to pull their products from the worlds largest online retailer four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-amazon-com-mexico-exclusive/exclusive-mexicos-walmart-pressures-suppliers-on-pricing-forcing-some-to-ditch-amazon-idUSKCN1RK18B2019-04-09
TOKYO The newly appointed chief executive of Walmart Incs Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu on Monday denied the business was up for sale following reports last year that the U.S. retail giant was looking for a buyer NeutralTOKYO The newly appointed chief executive of Walmart Incs Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu on Monday denied the business was up for sale following reports last year that the U.S. retail giant was looking for a buyer http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-seiyu/walmart-japans-new-ceo-seiyu-absolutely-not-for-sale-idUSKCN1QZ0BJ2019-03-19
Sainsburys and Walmarts Asda will provide a more specific commitment to cut prices in response to a negative provisional view by Britains competition watchdog of their proposed tieup the Financial Times reported on Monday NegativeSainsburys and Walmarts Asda will provide a more specific commitment to cut prices in response to a negative provisional view by Britains competition watchdog of their proposed tieup the Financial Times reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury/sainsburys-to-detail-price-cuts-to-try-to-win-over-watchdog-for-asda-deal-ft-idUSKCN1QZ28J2019-03-19
TOKYO The newly appointed chief executive of Walmart Japan and Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu said on Monday he had no plan to sell the Japanese supermarket following reports last year that Walmart was looking for a buyer NeutralTOKYO The newly appointed chief executive of Walmart Japan and Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu said on Monday he had no plan to sell the Japanese supermarket following reports last year that Walmart was looking for a buyer http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-seiyu/new-ceo-of-walmart-japan-and-seiyu-says-not-here-to-sell-a-business-idUSKCN1QZ0BJ2019-03-18
Japanese media reported last year that Walmart considered selling Seiyu and that a sale could amount to around 300 billion to 500 billion yen NeutralTOKYO The newly appointed chief executive of Walmart Japan and Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu said on Monday he had no plan to sell the Japanese supermarket following reports last year that Walmart was looking for a buyer http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-seiyu/new-ceo-of-walmart-japan-and-seiyu-says-not-here-to-sell-a-business-idUSKCN1QZ0BJ2019-03-18
MEXICO CITY Walmart de Mexico Mexicos biggest retailer has reached a deal with a union to raise worker salaries both groups said on Thursday heading off a possible strike and offering reassurance to businesses in the early months of a new government PositiveMEXICO CITY Walmart de Mexico Mexicos biggest retailer has reached a deal with a union to raise worker salaries both groups said on Thursday heading off a possible strike and offering reassurance to businesses in the early months of a new government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmart-mexico-and-union-agree-on-wage-hikes-avert-strike-idUSKCN1QV2FU2019-03-15
However it became a focus of interest in February 2018 after thenAssociate Attorney General Rachel Brand quit the job to take a position with Walmart NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trump plans to nominate Jessie Liu the current U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia to serve in the thirdranking post at the Justice Department the department said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-justice-liu/trump-to-nominate-federal-prosecutor-jessie-liu-for-no-3-justice-department-post-idUSKCN1QM2RH2019-03-07
Shares of grocers such as Walmart were down 0 NeutralAmazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-grocery/amazon-plans-new-grocery-store-business-wsj-idUSKCN1QI5682019-03-02
FedEx Corp this summer plans to begin testing a robot to handle home deliveries for partners ranging from Walmart Inc to Pizza Hut PositiveFedEx Corp this summer plans to begin testing a robot to handle home deliveries for partners ranging from Walmart Inc to Pizza Hut http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-fedex-autonomous/fedex-partners-with-walmart-pizza-hut-to-test-last-mile-delivery-robot-idUSKCN1QG1M72019-02-28
MEXICO CITY A union representing workers at Walmart Incs Mexico unit said on Monday it would go on strike next month if it did not secure better pay and conditions for thousands of employees NegativeMEXICO CITY A union representing workers at Walmart Incs Mexico unit said on Monday it would go on strike next month if it did not secure better pay and conditions for thousands of employees http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/group-of-walmart-mexico-workers-threatens-strike-for-higher-pay-idUSKCN1QF05T2019-02-27
WASHINGTON Walmart Inc will consolidate advertising sales for its stores and websites it said on Tuesday aiming to boost profits from an untapped business as the worlds largest retailer competes with marketing titans Amazon PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc will consolidate advertising sales for its stores and websites it said on Tuesday aiming to boost profits from an untapped business as the worlds largest retailer competes with marketing titans Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-seeks-ad-business-boost-in-fight-with-amazon-idUSKCN1QF25M2019-02-27
Walmart will inform suppliers of the change at its annual meeting with them on Tuesday PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc will consolidate advertising sales for its stores and websites it said on Tuesday aiming to boost profits from an untapped business as the worlds largest retailer competes with marketing titans Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-seeks-ad-business-boost-in-fight-with-amazon-idUSKCN1QF25M2019-02-27
At Walmarts investor conference in October Chief Executive Doug McMillon said its ad business was and it could be bigger NeutralWASHINGTON Walmart Inc will consolidate advertising sales for its stores and websites it said on Tuesday aiming to boost profits from an untapped business as the worlds largest retailer competes with marketing titans Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-seeks-ad-business-boost-in-fight-with-amazon-idUSKCN1QF25M2019-02-27
Walmart also said this month its online losses are likely to widen this year due to investments to expand the business and the advertising push could offset some of that NeutralWASHINGTON Walmart Inc will consolidate advertising sales for its stores and websites it said on Tuesday aiming to boost profits from an untapped business as the worlds largest retailer competes with marketing titans Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-seeks-ad-business-boost-in-fight-with-amazon-idUSKCN1QF25M2019-02-27
Walmart will ask suppliers to deliver full orders a minimum of 97 PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc will consolidate advertising sales for its stores and websites it said on Tuesday aiming to boost profits from an untapped business as the worlds largest retailer competes with marketing titans Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-seeks-ad-business-boost-in-fight-with-amazon-idUSKCN1QF25M2019-02-27
WASHINGTON Feb 26 Walmart Inc will allow consumer companies like Procter Gamble Unilever and Mondelez International Inc to advertise to shoppers in its stores and online in a renewed push to grow its advertising business and drive profits PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 26 Walmart Inc will allow consumer companies like Procter Gamble Unilever and Mondelez International Inc to advertise to shoppers in its stores and online in a renewed push to grow its advertising business and drive profits http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-hopes-to-boost-ad-business-by-letting-pg-unilever-advertise-in-stores-online-idUSL3N20L01I2019-02-27
Walmart will also ask suppliers to deliver full orders a minimum of 97 PositiveWASHINGTON Feb 26 Walmart Inc will allow consumer companies like Procter Gamble Unilever and Mondelez International Inc to advertise to shoppers in its stores and online in a renewed push to grow its advertising business and drive profits http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/walmart-suppliers-advertising/walmart-hopes-to-boost-ad-business-by-letting-pg-unilever-advertise-in-stores-online-idUSL3N20L01I2019-02-27
Stronger brands can go toe to toe with Walmart or but weaker brands tend to lose Buffett said NegativeWarren Buffett said on Monday his Berkshire Hathaway Inc overpaid in the 2015 merger that created Kraft Heinz Co but he had no plans to flee the struggling packaged foods company http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-berkshire-buffett-kraft-heinz/warren-buffett-says-berkshire-overpaid-for-kraft-heinz-idUSKCN1QE1F02019-02-26
Among those reporting big increases in such sales are chains such Best Buy Co Inc Target Corp Walmart Inc and Home Depot Inc PositiveAs retail casualties such as Sears or Toys Us kept piling up costly real estate often got the blame for traditional retailers struggle to keep up with ecommerce rivals http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-retail-pickup-analysis/how-u-s-retailers-turn-their-bane-into-boon-with-click-and-collect-idUSKCN1QE1VE2019-02-26
A Walmart spokeswoman said the firm had no agreement in place with Orolay NegativeJIAXING YORK When Kevin Chiu left his job in 2012 to try his luck at starting an online apparel business in a rural Chinese city his main goal was to carve out more time to spend with his wife and newborn child http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-coat-orolay/chinese-firm-behind-the-amazon-coat-hits-jackpot-in-u-s-eschews-china-idUSKCN1QD0YD2019-02-25
EDINBURGH American private equity giant KKR is plotting a bid for Walmarts Asda as talks for its merger with British rival Sainsbury falter on competition concerns The Sunday Times reported NeutralEDINBURGH American private equity giant KKR is plotting a bid for Walmarts Asda as talks for its merger with British rival Sainsbury falter on competition concerns The Sunday Times reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-sainsbury-kkr/kkr-mulling-bid-for-asda-after-merger-with-sainsbury-falters-sunday-times-idUSKCN1QC0VS2019-02-24
The report cited a source close to Walmart which said it was not in a rush to find a new buyer for Asda NeutralEDINBURGH American private equity giant KKR is plotting a bid for Walmarts Asda as talks for its merger with British rival Sainsbury falter on competition concerns The Sunday Times reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-sainsbury-kkr/kkr-mulling-bid-for-asda-after-merger-with-sainsbury-falters-sunday-times-idUSKCN1QC0VS2019-02-24
com Inc and Walmartowned Flipkart to restructure their Indian operations and the latest reforms spell further upheaval NegativeNEW India outlined a new draft policy for its burgeoning ecommerce sector on Saturday focusing on data localization improved privacy safeguards and measures to combat the sale of counterfeit products http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce/india-proposes-new-e-commerce-regulations-with-focus-on-data-rules-idUSKCN1QC0LO2019-02-24
5 takeover of Walmarts Asda can only be salvaged if Britains competition regulator fundamentally changes its analysis of Britains grocery market experts said on Thursday PositiveLONDON Sainsburys planned 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury/for-sainsbury-and-asda-watchdogs-analysis-leaves-merger-in-serious-doubt-idUSKCN1QA2CF2019-02-22
JD.com is backed by U.S.based Walmart Inc Alphabet Incs Google and Chinas Tencent Holdings PositiveSHANGHAI JD.com Inc one of Chinas largest ecommerce sites will lay off 10 percent of its senior executives this year Chinese online media outlet Sina Tech reported on Tuesday citing unnamed sources http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-jd-com/chinas-jd-com-to-lay-off-10-percent-of-senior-executives-this-year-report-idUSKCN1Q81272019-02-20
Walmart will offer grocery deliveries to about 800 more stores by the end of the year bringing the total to 1600 stores PositiveWalmart Inc posted its strongest holiday quarter in at least a decade on Tuesday boosted by higher grocery and ecommerce sales and said it saw no signs of weakness in U.S. consumer spending despite recent signs of a slowdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-sales-jump-says-consumers-still-spending-idUSKCN1Q81E52019-02-20
Walmart is partnering with thirdparty couriers and working with socalled gig or freelance drivers who are cheaper than fulltime employees to push down costs Reuters recently reported PositiveWalmart Inc posted its strongest holiday quarter in at least a decade on Tuesday boosted by higher grocery and ecommerce sales and said it saw no signs of weakness in U.S. consumer spending despite recent signs of a slowdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-sales-jump-says-consumers-still-spending-idUSKCN1Q81E52019-02-20
Walmart expects fiscal year 2020 comparable sales growth of 2 PositiveWalmart Inc posted its strongest holiday quarter in at least a decade on Tuesday boosted by higher grocery and ecommerce sales and said it saw no signs of weakness in U.S. consumer spending despite recent signs of a slowdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-sales-jump-says-consumers-still-spending-idUSKCN1Q81E52019-02-20
Walmart beats holiday qtr estimates lifts Dow Positivea live blog on the U.S. stock market click or type in a news window http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-stocks/us-stocks-wall-street-rises-modestly-on-walmart-bump-idUSL1N20E1KJ2019-02-20
Jeff Leonard slides behind the wheel of his burgundy Honda Accord and heads to a nearby Walmart Inc store where he picks up the package of groceries waiting for him PositiveALPHARETTA Ga http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-labor-outsource-focus/why-walmart-farms-out-same-day-grocery-deliveries-to-low-cost-freelance-drivers-idUSKCN1Q30JS2019-02-15
He is not on Walmarts staff NeutralALPHARETTA Ga http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-labor-outsource-focus/why-walmart-farms-out-same-day-grocery-deliveries-to-low-cost-freelance-drivers-idUSKCN1Q30JS2019-02-15
Further many Walmarts stores are in lowincome neighborhoods which generated fewer online grocery orders for Delivs sameday delivery two sources said NeutralALPHARETTA Ga http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-labor-outsource-focus/why-walmart-farms-out-same-day-grocery-deliveries-to-low-cost-freelance-drivers-idUSKCN1Q30JS2019-02-15
The chief executives of Apple Inc Walmart Inc IBM Corp and other major companies are joining a Trump administration advisory board that hopes to prepare U.S. workers to deal with job training issues and the worforce shift brought by artificial intelligence and automation the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday PositiveThe chief executives of Apple Inc Walmart Inc IBM Corp and other major companies are joining a Trump administration advisory board that hopes to prepare U.S. workers to deal with job training issues and the worforce shift brought by artificial intelligence and automation the U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trump-workforce/apple-walmart-ibm-ceos-join-white-house-advisory-panel-idUSKCN1Q21XE2019-02-14
The store operations at Walmart were a huge said one of the people with direct knowledge of the matter adding the retailer could not process online grocery orders fast enough PositiveWalmart Inc and logistics firm Deliv pulled the plug on a key sameday grocery delivery partnership dealing a setback in the retailers race against rival Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-walmart-grocery-deliv-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-google-backed-deliv-end-online-grocery-partnership-idUSKCN1Q10IO2019-02-13
Both sources said order volumes were low in many markets and one source said orders had to be delivered over large distances resulting in both Deliv and Walmart losing money NegativeWalmart Inc and logistics firm Deliv pulled the plug on a key sameday grocery delivery partnership dealing a setback in the retailers race against rival Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-walmart-grocery-deliv-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-google-backed-deliv-end-online-grocery-partnership-idUSKCN1Q10IO2019-02-13
Separately Walmart Inc on Friday debuted an onlineexclusive furniture brand dubbed and said in a company blog post it would launch new furniture and decor seasonally NeutralNEW YORK Home furnishings retailer Crate and Barrel will partner with home services platform Handy to offer furniture assembly and home decor installation across the United States joining a growing list of big box retailers seeking to win over shoppers with handyman services a Handy spokesperson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-retail-services-handy/home-services-site-handy-has-furniture-assembly-deal-with-crate-and-barrel-idUSKCN1Q02BJ2019-02-12
The deal agreed in April 2018 between secondranked Sainsburys and the British arm of Walmart the number three player could see the combined group vault Tesco as market leader PositiveLONDON Britains competition regulator has extended the review period for Sainsburys proposed 7 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s/uk-regulator-extends-review-deadline-for-sainsburys-asda-deal-idUSKCN1Q01OO2019-02-12
A federal judge dismissed a racketeering lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc and six other retailers of extortion by forcing accused shoplifters to take costly restorative classes or else be reported to the police NegativeA federal judge dismissed a racketeering lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc and six other retailers of extortion by forcing accused shoplifters to take costly restorative classes or else be reported to the police http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit-shoplifters/shoplifter-extortion-case-against-walmart-other-retailers-is-dismissed-idUSKCN1PY0K12019-02-09
She gave the plaintiffs 30 days to amend their claims against Walmart Corrective Educations founders and some of its employees and directors NeutralA federal judge dismissed a racketeering lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc and six other retailers of extortion by forcing accused shoplifters to take costly restorative classes or else be reported to the police http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit-shoplifters/shoplifter-extortion-case-against-walmart-other-retailers-is-dismissed-idUSKCN1PY0K12019-02-09
The case is Doe et al v Walmart Inc et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralA federal judge dismissed a racketeering lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc and six other retailers of extortion by forcing accused shoplifters to take costly restorative classes or else be reported to the police http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit-shoplifters/shoplifter-extortion-case-against-walmart-other-retailers-is-dismissed-idUSKCN1PY0K12019-02-09
Amazon and Walmart Inc had unsuccessfully lobbied against the latest rules and pushed for a delay in their implementation NegativeNEW DELHI One of the biggest sellers on Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce-amazon-com/amazon-changes-business-structures-in-india-to-bring-big-seller-back-sources-idUSKCN1PW0K52019-02-08
The policy has spooked Amazon and Walmartowned Indian rival Flipkart as it is forcing them to alter their business structures NegativeNEW Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce/amazon-grocery-service-slowly-returns-in-india-after-e-commerce-disruption-idUSKCN1PU1GB2019-02-06
Nevertheless the new policy has hit Amazon and Walmart hard NegativeNEW Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce/amazon-grocery-service-slowly-returns-in-india-after-e-commerce-disruption-idUSKCN1PU1GB2019-02-06
Though still too early to assess Morgan Stanley said it may make sense for Walmart to walk if it cant see a longterm path for profits in the country NeutralNEW Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce/amazon-grocery-service-slowly-returns-in-india-after-e-commerce-disruption-idUSKCN1PU1GB2019-02-06
Both Amazon and Walmart had lobbied against the latest rules and pushed for a delay in their implementation but India late on Thursday said the deadline stood NegativeNEW Ecommerce rules that went into effect in India on Friday caused widespread disruption for Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-india-ecommerce-amazon/amazon-removes-numerous-products-from-india-site-as-new-e-commerce-rules-bite-idUSKCN1PP2OO2019-02-01
MUMBAI India late last year modified foreign direct investment rules for its burgeoning ecommerce sector that has attracted Walmart Inc and Amazon PositiveMUMBAI India late last year modified foreign direct investment rules for its burgeoning ecommerce sector that has attracted Walmart Inc and Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce-explainer/explainer-what-are-indias-new-foreign-direct-investment-rules-for-e-commerce-idUSKCN1PP1Y22019-02-01
As a result both Walmartowned Flipkart and Amazon are scrambling to reconfigure ownership structures and rejig some key vendor relationships and agreements before the rules come into effect on Friday PositiveMUMBAI India late last year modified foreign direct investment rules for its burgeoning ecommerce sector that has attracted Walmart Inc and Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce-explainer/explainer-what-are-indias-new-foreign-direct-investment-rules-for-e-commerce-idUSKCN1PP1Y22019-02-01
The company known as Walmex a unit of U.S.based Walmart Inc already has 252 stores in Costa Rica which is one of its worstperforming Central American markets NegativeMEXICO CITY Costa Ricas competition regulator has rejected Wal Mart de Mexicos bid to buy a local supermarket chain the agencys president said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-costarica-walmex/costa-rica-competition-regulator-rejects-walmex-store-purchase-plan-idUSKCN1PO2YO2019-01-31
com Inc and Walmartowned Flipkart their local rival Snapdeal is cheering the move NegativeNEW DELHI Even as Indias new ecommerce curbs sting global giants Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce-snapdeal/snapdeal-backs-indias-e-commerce-curbs-assures-compliance-idUSKCN1PM1NJ2019-01-29
In contrast Amazon and Walmartowned Flipkart have sought an extension of the deadline saying they need more time to understand and implement the policy NegativeNEW DELHI Even as Indias new ecommerce curbs sting global giants Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce-snapdeal/snapdeal-backs-indias-e-commerce-curbs-assures-compliance-idUSKCN1PM1NJ2019-01-29
5 billion in India while Walmart last year spent billion to acquire Flipkart as more and more Indians go online to shop PositiveNEW DELHI Even as Indias new ecommerce curbs sting global giants Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce-snapdeal/snapdeal-backs-indias-e-commerce-curbs-assures-compliance-idUSKCN1PM1NJ2019-01-29
Walmart spokesman Greg Hitt told Reuters this week the company had engaged the administration on this NegativeNEW DELHI A Hindu nationalist group close to Prime Minister Narendra Modis party has urged him to resist pressure from the United States and not defer new regulations for the ecommerce sector according to a letter seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-hindu-group-rss-urges-indias-modi-to-resist-u-s-push-to-ease-e-commerce-curbs-idUSKCN1PJ1472019-01-26
In frontpage advertisements in newspapers last week Walmartowned Flipkart highlighted how the platform had helped transform local struggling businesses selling badminton racquets and sarees a traditional dress PositiveNEW DELHI A Hindu nationalist group close to Prime Minister Narendra Modis party has urged him to resist pressure from the United States and not defer new regulations for the ecommerce sector according to a letter seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-hindu-group-rss-urges-indias-modi-to-resist-u-s-push-to-ease-e-commerce-curbs-idUSKCN1PJ1472019-01-26
CVS is the thirdmost popular U.S. retailer of skin care and cosmetics products behind Walmart Inc and Target Corp according to Coresight Research PositiveNEW YORK CVS Pharmacy unveiled an initiative in U.S. stores on Thursday labeling photos of models in its beauty aisles to make it clear whether the images had been digitally altered http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cvs-health-beauty/cvs-unveils-beauty-marks-in-stores-warning-shoppers-of-edited-images-idUSKCN1PI1WH2019-01-25
A U.S. government official earlier this month told Indian officials to protect Walmart and Flipkarts investments in the country an Indian trade ministry official told Reuters PositiveNEW YORK The United States government is concerned about Indias revised ecommerce regulations and has told officials in New Delhi the policy will hinder the Indian investment plans of Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-voices-concern-as-indias-e-commerce-restrictions-hit-amazon-walmart-sources-idUSKCN1PI1S62019-01-25
Asked about the Indian policys implications Walmart spokesman Greg Hitt We certainly as you would expect have engaged the administration on this issue NegativeNEW YORK The United States government is concerned about Indias revised ecommerce regulations and has told officials in New Delhi the policy will hinder the Indian investment plans of Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-voices-concern-as-indias-e-commerce-restrictions-hit-amazon-walmart-sources-idUSKCN1PI1S62019-01-25
It makes it harder to plan a U.S.based Walmart source told Reuters PositiveNEW YORK The United States government is concerned about Indias revised ecommerce regulations and has told officials in New Delhi the policy will hinder the Indian investment plans of Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-voices-concern-as-indias-e-commerce-restrictions-hit-amazon-walmart-sources-idUSKCN1PI1S62019-01-25
Both Walmartowned Flipkart and Amazon have requested the government to delay implementation of the policy but India is unlikely to relent NegativeNEW YORK The United States government is concerned about Indias revised ecommerce regulations and has told officials in New Delhi the policy will hinder the Indian investment plans of Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-voices-concern-as-indias-e-commerce-restrictions-hit-amazon-walmart-sources-idUSKCN1PI1S62019-01-25
With one exit route blocked Walmart might consider a stock market listing of Asda NegativeLONDON Shortly after last years announcement of a http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-asda-m-a-sainsbury-s-analysis/sainsburys-asda-tie-up-not-a-done-deal-yet-experts-warn-idUSKCN1PF0J12019-01-21
Walmart and CVS also said on Tuesday they were still in discussions NegativeThe companies did not provide financial terms of the new contract http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-cvs/cvs-walmart-resolve-pharmacy-contract-impasse-idUSKCN1PC17R2019-01-18
com Inc and Walmartowned Flipkart could reduce online sales by billion by 2022 according to a draft analysis from global consultants PwC seen by Reuters NegativeNEW DELHI Indias new foreign investment restrictions for its ecommerce sector which includes giants such as Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-indias-e-commerce-curbs-could-hit-online-sales-by-46-billion-by-2022-pwc-draft-analysis-idUSKCN1PA2192019-01-17
5 billion in India while Walmart last year spent billion to acquire Flipkart PositiveNEW DELHI Indias new foreign investment restrictions for its ecommerce sector which includes giants such as Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce-exclusive/exclusive-indias-e-commerce-curbs-could-hit-online-sales-by-46-billion-by-2022-pwc-draft-analysis-idUSKCN1PA2192019-01-17
The chief executive officer of Myntra and Jabong a unit of Walmart Incowned Flipkart Ananth Narayanan has left the company to pursue external opportunities Myntra said on Monday NegativeThe chief executive officer of Myntra and Jabong a unit of Walmart Incowned Flipkart Ananth Narayanan has left the company to pursue external opportunities Myntra said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-myntra-ceo/indias-flipkart-unit-myntra-and-jabong-ceo-steps-down-idUSKCN1P811H2019-01-14
MUMBAI A group representing online sellers in India will appeal against the Competition Commision of Indias ruling in favour of Walmartowned Flipkart the groups lawyer Chanakya Basa said in a release on Saturday NegativeMUMBAI A group representing online sellers in India will appeal against the Competition Commision of Indias ruling in favour of Walmartowned Flipkart the groups lawyer Chanakya Basa said in a release on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-amazon-antitrust-appeal/indias-online-sellers-to-appeal-against-competition-commissions-flipkart-ruling-idUSKCN1P608P2019-01-13
The iconic retailer gradually lost its shine however as consumers turned to ecommerce and brickandmortar rivals such as Walmart Inc and Target Corp NegativeNEW YORK Sears Holdings Corp agreed on Tuesday to consider a revised takeover bid from billionaire Chairman Edward Lampert temporarily staving off a liquidation that would have spelled the end of the 126yearold U.S. departmentstore chain http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sears-bankruptcy-liquidation-exclusiv/on-brink-of-demise-sears-to-reconsider-billionaire-chairmans-bid-idUSKCN1P218J2019-01-09
In May CAIT had raised objections to Walmarts billion acquisition of Flipkart saying the deal would create unfair competition and result in predatory pricing NegativeNEW India will ban ecommerce companies such as Amazon http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-india-ecommerce/india-tightens-e-commerce-rules-likely-to-hit-amazon-flipkart-idUSKCN1OP14M2019-01-01





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In May CAIT had raised objections to Walmarts billion acquisition of Flipkart saying the deal would create unfair competition and result in predatory pricing NegativeNEW India will ban ecommerce companies such as Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-ecommerce/india-tightens-e-commerce-rules-likely-to-hit-amazon-flipkart-idUSKCN1OP14M2018-12-27
The analysts said the move would help the company better compete with retailers such as Walmart and Target NeutralAmazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-amazon-com-research/amazon-to-lower-some-fees-for-third-party-sellers-idUSKCN1OJ2J72018-12-21
Deliv handles lastmile delivery to homes and businesses for malls and retailers like Walmart Inc Macys Inc Kohls Corp and Best Buy Co Inc NegativeDeliv Inc which uses contract drivers to deliver online orders from stores and malls for a fee said on Thursday it is partnering with twenty new U.S. retailers including Nike and Bed Bath Beyond as demand for sameday delivery surges http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-deliv-partners/deliv-signs-up-20-new-u-s-retailers-for-same-day-delivery-idUSKBN1OC2LD2018-12-14
The kits were supplied by LaRose and sold at Walmart and Target stores NegativeThe kits were supplied by LaRose and sold at Walmart and Target stores http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-new-york-lawsuit-toys/new-york-sues-target-walmart-for-sale-of-lead-contaminated-toys-idUSKBN1OC2PC2018-12-14
Walmart said it removed the toys from its shelves and online as soon as LaRose informed the recall nearly three years ago and it did not sell the products thereafter NegativeThe kits were supplied by LaRose and sold at Walmart and Target stores http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-new-york-lawsuit-toys/new-york-sues-target-walmart-for-sale-of-lead-contaminated-toys-idUSKBN1OC2PC2018-12-14
Weve discussed this matter with the New York Attorney Generals office and will address the allegations and demands with the a Walmart spokesman said PositiveThe kits were supplied by LaRose and sold at Walmart and Target stores http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-new-york-lawsuit-toys/new-york-sues-target-walmart-for-sale-of-lead-contaminated-toys-idUSKBN1OC2PC2018-12-14
NEW YORK Walmart Inc on Thursday said it has acquired online retailer Art PositiveNEW YORK Walmart Inc on Thursday said it has acquired online retailer Art http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-art-com-m-a-walmart/walmart-acquires-art-com-to-boost-online-home-decor-business-idUSKBN1O52JX2018-12-07
com is one of the largest online sellers of art and wall decor globally with 2 million items for sale according to Walmarts blog NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc on Thursday said it has acquired online retailer Art http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-art-com-m-a-walmart/walmart-acquires-art-com-to-boost-online-home-decor-business-idUSKBN1O52JX2018-12-07
Shoppers picked up bigticket items such as TVs Apple Inc iPads and Watches at Target while phones toys gaming consoles and cookware were top sellers at Walmart Inc NegativeNEW YORK Shoppers across the United States snapped up deep discounts on toys clothing and electronics both online and at stores on Black Friday giving retailers a strong start to their makeorbreak holiday season http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-blackfriday/black-friday-deals-lure-u-s-shoppers-biggest-sales-gains-online-idUSKCN1NS1222018-11-24
Walmart was selling a Google Home mini for NeutralNEW YORK Shoppers across the United States snapped up deep discounts on toys clothing and electronics both online and at stores on Black Friday giving retailers a strong start to their makeorbreak holiday season http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-blackfriday/black-friday-deals-lure-u-s-shoppers-biggest-sales-gains-online-idUSKCN1NS1222018-11-24
Retailer Walmart Inc medical device maker Boston Scientific Corp and railroad Union Pacific Corp made public requests this week for HydeSmith to return their donations because of the remarks NegativeJACKSON Miss http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-mississippi/in-mississippi-u-s-senate-race-a-hanging-remark-spurs-democrats-idUSKCN1NP15Q2018-11-21
Kroger Walmart and Ahold Delhaize each have partnered with technology companies that build automated order fulfillment warehouses NegativeKroger Co has chosen its hometown of Cincinnati for the first of 20 hightech warehouses it plans to build with online grocer Ocado Group Plc in a bid to dominate the U.S. grocery delivery business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ocado-contract-kroger/kroger-and-ocado-to-build-first-robotic-warehouse-in-cincinnati-idUSKCN1NO2BY2018-11-20
The Walmart tent village is the largest of several outdoor encampments of refugees from the Camp Fire NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-shelter/rain-storms-could-bring-more-misery-for-california-fire-evacuees-idUSKCN1NM0HA2018-11-18
The economys strength was highlighted by higherthanexpected quarterly sales from Walmart on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. retail sales rebounded sharply in October as purchases of motor vehicles and building materials surged but data for the prior two months was revised lower and the underlying trend suggested that consumer spending was probably slowing down http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-retail-sales-rebound-but-consumer-spending-slowing-idUSKCN1NK1WB2018-11-16
MEXICO CITY Cornershop a Latin American grocery delivery app being acquired by Walmart plans to expand into Canada early next year as a test market for the United States an executive for the threeyearold mobile app said PositiveMEXICO CITY Cornershop a Latin American grocery delivery app being acquired by Walmart plans to expand into Canada early next year as a test market for the United States an executive for the threeyearold mobile app said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-delivery/walmarts-latam-delivery-app-cornershop-eyeing-canada-and-u-s-idUSKCN1NJ36D2018-11-15
Kalyan Krishnamurthy who heads the companys main Flipkart ecommerce operation would now act as chief executive for a broader group of businesses including apparel websites Myntra and Jabong Walmart said NegativeThe misconduct accusations followed an allegation of sexual assault two people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-walmart-flipkart-ceo/ceo-of-walmarts-india-venture-resigns-after-sexual-assault-accusation-source-idUSKCN1NI1DV2018-11-14
Next week several retailers including Walmart and Macys are due to report results and investors will be keen to hear what they say about labor NegativeNEW YORK U.S. companies are warning about rising wages eating into profit margins increasing investor worries that next years expected drop in profit growth may be sharper than feared http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/investors-focus-on-retailers-as-wages-rise-idUSKCN1NE27C2018-11-10
NEW YORK Warehouse chain Sams Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Monday it will open a new store and innovation center in Dallas Texas which will be used to test technology before it is implemented in stores NegativeNEW YORK Warehouse chain Sams Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Monday it will open a new store and innovation center in Dallas Texas which will be used to test technology before it is implemented in stores http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-samsclub-innovation/sams-club-to-open-new-innovation-center-in-texas-idUSKCN1N30C52018-10-30
NEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it will offer faster checkout at its stores and easier navigation with digital maps indicating exact locations of products as it gears up to grab a larger share of shoppers gift budgets this holiday season NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it will offer faster checkout at its stores and easier navigation with digital maps indicating exact locations of products as it gears up to grab a larger share of shoppers gift budgets this holiday season http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-walmart/walmart-kicks-off-u-s-holiday-season-with-faster-checkout-digital-store-maps-idUSKCN1N40AM2018-10-30
Walmarts new Check out with feature will allow customers to bypass the checkout lines and pay for items in the product department where they are shopping NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it will offer faster checkout at its stores and easier navigation with digital maps indicating exact locations of products as it gears up to grab a larger share of shoppers gift budgets this holiday season http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-walmart/walmart-kicks-off-u-s-holiday-season-with-faster-checkout-digital-store-maps-idUSKCN1N40AM2018-10-30
Rival Walmart Inc has made a similar push for gaining market share in toys NegativeNEW YORK Target Corp aiming to oneup retail rivals during the upcoming U.S. holiday shopping season said on Tuesday it was adding more delivery and pickup options for online shoppers to have items shipped to their homes or ready for quick pickup at local stores http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-target-holidayshopping/targets-two-day-holiday-shipping-option-beats-amazon-walmart-idUSKCN1MX2Y82018-10-24
Tencent Holdings Ltd Walmart Inc and Alphabet Incs Google are investors in JD.com NegativeChinese ecommerce firm JD.com Inc said on Thursday it would add a FedExstyle parcel delivery service to its ecommerce offerings a move which could help the firm leverage its network of warehouses and drivers to bolster flagging profits http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jd-com-delivery/chinas-jd-com-unwraps-fedex-style-parcel-business-to-bolster-sales-idUSKCN1MS0GR2018-10-19
The iconic retailer gradually lost its shine however as consumers increasingly turned to ecommerce and brickandmortar rivals such as Walmart Inc and Target Corp NegativeSears Holdings Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday with a plan to close about 142 of its 700 stores by the end of the year throwing into doubt the future of the centuryold retailer that once dominated U.S. malls but has withered in the age of internet shopping http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sears-bankruptcy/sears-once-a-retail-titan-files-for-chapter-11-bankruptcy-idUSKCN1MP0D72018-10-16
Walmart last week acquired Eloquii a fashion startup that sells plussized clothing NeutralWalmart last week acquired Eloquii a fashion startup that sells plussized clothing http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-barenecessities-m-a-walmart/walmart-acquires-online-lingerie-retailer-bare-necessities-idUSKCN1MM2IW2018-10-14
The report estimated Amazon will overtake Walmart as the leading retailer in the apparel category in 2018 NegativeWalmart last week acquired Eloquii a fashion startup that sells plussized clothing http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-barenecessities-m-a-walmart/walmart-acquires-online-lingerie-retailer-bare-necessities-idUSKCN1MM2IW2018-10-14
Walmart also last year bought ShoeBuy which specializes in footwear and Moosejaw which sells outdoor Bonobos which sells mens clothing and ModCloth an online seller of womens apparel NeutralWalmart also last year bought ShoeBuy which specializes in footwear and Moosejaw which sells outdoor Bonobos which sells mens clothing and ModCloth an online seller of womens apparel http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-barenecessities-m-a-walmart/walmart-acquires-online-lingerie-retailer-bare-necessities-idUSKCN1MM2IW2018-10-13
Walmart did not offer additional details on the impact of the acquisition to earnings and did not comment on how this buy will bolster its market share in the category NegativeWalmart also last year bought ShoeBuy which specializes in footwear and Moosejaw which sells outdoor Bonobos which sells mens clothing and ModCloth an online seller of womens apparel http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-barenecessities-m-a-walmart/walmart-acquires-online-lingerie-retailer-bare-necessities-idUSKCN1MM2IW2018-10-13
Walmart Inc has agreed to pay million to nearly 100000 current and former cashiers in California who accused the retailer of violating state law by refusing to provide them with seating while they worked NegativeWalmart Inc has agreed to pay million to nearly 100000 current and former cashiers in California who accused the retailer of violating state law by refusing to provide them with seating while they worked http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/walmart-to-pay-65-million-to-settle-lawsuit-over-seating-for-cashiers-idUSKCN1ML2652018-10-12
Walmart spokesman Randy Hargrove said both sides are pleased to have reached a proposed resolution PositiveWalmart Inc has agreed to pay million to nearly 100000 current and former cashiers in California who accused the retailer of violating state law by refusing to provide them with seating while they worked http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/walmart-to-pay-65-million-to-settle-lawsuit-over-seating-for-cashiers-idUSKCN1ML2652018-10-12
BENGALURU Indian online retailer Flipkart owned by Walmart Inc expects bumper sales during the annual festive season that just kicked off as it boasts that U.S. rival Amazon Inc is losing relevance in India PositiveBENGALURU Indian online retailer Flipkart owned by Walmart Inc expects bumper sales during the annual festive season that just kicked off as it boasts that U.S. rival Amazon Inc is losing relevance in India http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-flipkart-online-sale/indias-flipkart-confident-of-bumper-sales-season-says-amazon-losing-relevance-idUSKCN1ML2SD2018-10-12
The rivalry has intensified this year after Amazons U.S. rival Walmart bought a 77 percent stake in Flipkart for billion NegativeBENGALURU Indian online retailer Flipkart owned by Walmart Inc expects bumper sales during the annual festive season that just kicked off as it boasts that U.S. rival Amazon Inc is losing relevance in India http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-india-flipkart-online-sale/indias-flipkart-confident-of-bumper-sales-season-says-amazon-losing-relevance-idUSKCN1ML2SD2018-10-12
The focus will be on familyfriendly content that Walmart customers prefer Rushing said NegativeThe focus will be on familyfriendly content that Walmart customers prefer Rushing said http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-walmart-partnership-mgm/walmart-partners-with-mgm-to-boost-video-on-demand-service-vudu-idUSKCN1MI0892018-10-09
Walmart also plans to roll out a new video ad format for Movies On Us which will allow viewers to make purchases from Walmart NegativeThe focus will be on familyfriendly content that Walmart customers prefer Rushing said http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-walmart-partnership-mgm/walmart-partners-with-mgm-to-boost-video-on-demand-service-vudu-idUSKCN1MI0892018-10-09
Hundreds of beef products are part of the recall including products sold under the Walmart brand NeutralPAULO A U.S. unit of Brazils JBS SA is recalling 6 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-jbs-salmonella/u-s-arm-of-jbs-recalls-6-5-million-pounds-of-beef-on-salmonella-risk-idUSKCN1ME2DS2018-10-05
These customers have been historically underserved with clothing limited by its lack of fashion lack of fit or Walmart said NegativeThese customers have been historically underserved with clothing limited by its lack of fashion lack of fit or Walmart said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-acquisition/walmart-acquires-plus-sized-clothing-startup-eloquii-idUSKCN1MC2BL2018-10-03
Walmart said the deal is expected to close this quarter NeutralThese customers have been historically underserved with clothing limited by its lack of fashion lack of fit or Walmart said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-acquisition/walmart-acquires-plus-sized-clothing-startup-eloquii-idUSKCN1MC2BL2018-10-03
As the secondlargest ecommerce website in the country after Alibaba Group Holding Ltd the company has attracted investors such as Walmart Inc Alphabet Incs Google and Chinas Tencent Holdings PositiveYORK With the Chinese billionaire Richard Liu at her Minneapolis area apartment a 21yearold University of Minnesota student sent a WeChat message to a friend in the middle of the night http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jd-com-ceo-insight/the-night-a-chinese-billionaire-was-accused-of-rape-in-minnesota-idUSKCN1M40EQ2018-09-25
In 2016 Walmart collaborated with IBM and Tsinghua University to track food products movement using blockchain technology in China PositiveThe United States has seen several disease outbreaks in the past few years related to food products http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-walmart-blockchain/walmart-sams-club-to-put-food-products-on-blockchain-idUSKCN1M42AW2018-09-25
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties NegativeThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/u-s-agency-accuses-walmart-of-pregnancy-discrimination-in-lawsuit-idUSKCN1M125L2018-09-22
Arkansasbased Walmart is the largest retailer and private employer in the United States PositiveThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/u-s-agency-accuses-walmart-of-pregnancy-discrimination-in-lawsuit-idUSKCN1M125L2018-09-22
Walmart spokesman Randy Hargrove in a statement on Friday said the company does not tolerate discrimination NegativeThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/u-s-agency-accuses-walmart-of-pregnancy-discrimination-in-lawsuit-idUSKCN1M125L2018-09-22
Walmart denied the claims in both lawsuits and said its antidiscrimination policy has long listed pregnancy as a protected status NegativeThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/u-s-agency-accuses-walmart-of-pregnancy-discrimination-in-lawsuit-idUSKCN1M125L2018-09-22
Fridays lawsuit filed in federal court in Wisconsin stems from a complaint filed by Alyssa Gilliam an employee at the Walmart warehouse in Menomonie NegativeThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/u-s-agency-accuses-walmart-of-pregnancy-discrimination-in-lawsuit-idUSKCN1M125L2018-09-22
The EEOC in the lawsuit said Gilliam became pregnant in 2015 and Walmart denied her requests for restrictions on heavy lifting additional breaks and a chair to use while working NegativeThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/u-s-agency-accuses-walmart-of-pregnancy-discrimination-in-lawsuit-idUSKCN1M125L2018-09-22
Walmart the worlds largest retailer in its letter said the tariff would impact prices of everything from food products to beverages and personal care items NegativeThe letter comes days after U.S. President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-walmart/walmart-warns-trump-tariffs-may-force-price-hikes-letter-idUSKCN1M100D2018-09-21
Walmart confirmed it sent the letter and in a statement to Reuters urged the two countries to find solutions NegativeThe letter comes days after U.S. President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-walmart/walmart-warns-trump-tariffs-may-force-price-hikes-letter-idUSKCN1M100D2018-09-21
In its list of consumer products that could be affected by these tariffs Walmart included gas grills bicycles Christmas lights and bicycles NegativeThe letter comes days after U.S. President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-walmart/walmart-warns-trump-tariffs-may-force-price-hikes-letter-idUSKCN1M100D2018-09-21
In its list of consumer products that could be affected by these tariffs Walmart included gas grills bicycles Christmas lights and bicycles NegativeThe letter comes days after U.S. President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-walmart/walmart-warns-trump-tariffs-may-force-price-hikes-letter-idUSKCN1M100D2018-09-21
In its list of consumer products that could be affected by these tariffs Walmart included gas grills bicycles Christmas lights and bicycles NegativeThe letter comes days after U.S. President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-walmart/walmart-warns-trump-tariffs-may-force-price-hikes-letter-idUSKCN1M100D2018-09-21
In its list of consumer products that could be affected by these tariffs Walmart included gas grills bicycles Christmas lights and bicycles NegativeThe letter comes days after U.S. President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on billion worth of Chinese goods http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-walmart/walmart-warns-trump-tariffs-may-force-price-hikes-letter-idUSKCN1M100D2018-09-21
Walmart Incs Flipkart unit is in talks to buy a stake in Star Indias video streaming service Hotstar the Mint daily reported on Monday stepping up the ecommerce firms battle with Amazon PositiveWalmart Incs Flipkart unit is in talks to buy a stake in Star Indias video streaming service Hotstar the Mint daily reported on Monday stepping up the ecommerce firms battle with Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hotstar-m-a-flipkart-online/indias-flipkart-eyes-stake-in-stars-hotstar-mint-idUSKCN1LX04O2018-09-17
Walmart falls on bearish Goldman Sachs comments Negativecomment more on individual share http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-stocks/us-stocks-wall-st-propped-up-by-gains-for-bank-stocks-idUSL3N1W04O52018-09-15
MEXICO CITY Mexicos biggest retailer Walmart de Mexico said on Thursday that its parent company Walmart Inc reached a deal to buy Latin American food delivery service Cornershop Inc for million NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos biggest retailer Walmart de Mexico said on Thursday that its parent company Walmart Inc reached a deal to buy Latin American food delivery service Cornershop Inc for million http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmart-to-buy-cornershop-delivery-service-for-mexico-unit-walmex-idUSKCN1LT2192018-09-14
MEXICO CITY Walmart Inc will acquire Latin American food delivery service Cornershop for million it said on Thursday in a move to ramp up its online grocery business in Mexico and Chile NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmart Inc will acquire Latin American food delivery service Cornershop for million it said on Thursday in a move to ramp up its online grocery business in Mexico and Chile http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmarts-purchase-of-mexico-food-delivery-app-set-to-spur-e-commerce-idUSKCN1LT2192018-09-14
The deal mirrors Walmarts growing investments and tieups in online delivery services across the globe as it aims to compete with Amazon NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmart Inc will acquire Latin American food delivery service Cornershop for million it said on Thursday in a move to ramp up its online grocery business in Mexico and Chile http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmarts-purchase-of-mexico-food-delivery-app-set-to-spur-e-commerce-idUSKCN1LT2192018-09-14
Walmart said it expects the Cornershop deal to close by years end adding that the app would remain an open serving various grocery and specialty food stores NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmart Inc will acquire Latin American food delivery service Cornershop for million it said on Thursday in a move to ramp up its online grocery business in Mexico and Chile http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmarts-purchase-of-mexico-food-delivery-app-set-to-spur-e-commerce-idUSKCN1LT2192018-09-14
Judith McKenna chief executive of Walmart International said in a statement that the deal was expected to provide a learning experience for the companys other markets NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmart Inc will acquire Latin American food delivery service Cornershop for million it said on Thursday in a move to ramp up its online grocery business in Mexico and Chile http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmarts-purchase-of-mexico-food-delivery-app-set-to-spur-e-commerce-idUSKCN1LT2192018-09-14
Indias National Company Law Appellate Tribunal a local semijudicial body has asked a Walmart Inc unit to explain its business model in India following an objection raised by a traders body against its billion acquisition of ecommerce firm Flipkart NegativeIndias National Company Law Appellate Tribunal a local semijudicial body has asked a Walmart Inc unit to explain its business model in India following an objection raised by a traders body against its billion acquisition of ecommerce firm Flipkart http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-nclat/walmart-unit-asked-to-explain-india-business-model-after-flipkart-buy-idUSKCN1LN1DJ2018-09-08
The order relates to an appeal petition filed by the Confederation of All India Traders against CCIs approval of the WalmartFlipkart deal last month NegativeIndias National Company Law Appellate Tribunal a local semijudicial body has asked a Walmart Inc unit to explain its business model in India following an objection raised by a traders body against its billion acquisition of ecommerce firm Flipkart http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-nclat/walmart-unit-asked-to-explain-india-business-model-after-flipkart-buy-idUSKCN1LN1DJ2018-09-08
Walmart meanwhile aims to deliver groceries to over 40 percent of U.S. households by years end NegativeMEXICO CITY Amazon http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-amazon/amazon-to-launch-food-and-drink-sales-in-mexico-idUSKCN1LF1NE2018-09-07
The company plans to accelerate its online grocery business in Mexico as well Walmart Internationals Chief Executive Judith McKenna said earlier this year NegativeMEXICO CITY Amazon http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-amazon/amazon-to-launch-food-and-drink-sales-in-mexico-idUSKCN1LF1NE2018-09-07
Walmarts Mexico unit Walmex is counting on its 2390 stores to help execute speedy deliveries NegativeMEXICO CITY Amazon http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-amazon/amazon-to-launch-food-and-drink-sales-in-mexico-idUSKCN1LF1NE2018-09-07
Walmart Incs unit has been asked to explain its business model in India after its acquisition of ecommerce platform Flipkart following an objection raised by a local traders body NegativeWalmart Incs unit has been asked to explain its business model in India after its acquisition of ecommerce platform Flipkart following an objection raised by a local traders body http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-nclat/walmart-unit-asked-to-explain-india-business-model-after-flipkart-acquisition-idUSKCN1LN1DJ2018-09-07
The company counts Walmart Inc Alphabet Incs Google and Chinas Tencent Holdings as investors PositiveThe founder and chief executive of Chinese retailer JD.com Inc Richard Liu was arrested in Minneapolis last week following an allegation of rape according to a public information report released by police on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-jd-com-ceo-stocks/jd-com-ceo-was-arrested-on-allegation-of-rape-police-report-idUSKCN1LK15Q2018-09-05
If this spirals as a media focus negative attention could offset some of the positives associated with endorsement by Walmart and analyst Rob Sanderson of MKM Partners said NegativeThe founder and chief executive of Chinese retailer JD.com Inc Richard Liu was arrested in Minneapolis last week following an allegation of rape according to a public information report released by police on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-jd-com-ceo-stocks/jd-com-ceo-was-arrested-on-allegation-of-rape-police-report-idUSKCN1LK15Q2018-09-05
Walmart meanwhile aims to deliver groceries to over 40 percent of U.S. households by years end Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-amazon/amazon-to-launch-food-and-drink-sales-in-mexico-idUSKCN1LF1NE2018-08-31
The company plans to accelerate its online grocery business in Mexico as well Walmart Internationals Chief Executive Judith McKenna said earlier this year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-amazon/amazon-to-launch-food-and-drink-sales-in-mexico-idUSKCN1LF1NE2018-08-31
Walmarts Mexico unit Walmex is counting on its 2390 stores to help execute speedy deliveries Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-amazon/amazon-to-launch-food-and-drink-sales-in-mexico-idUSKCN1LF1NE2018-08-31
Kehoe said Walmart will monitor its inventory closely as it approaches the holiday season as insufficient online inventory of certain everyday items hurt sales last year NegativeThe worlds largest retailer will also begin its layaway program on Friday one day earlier than last year allowing customers to pay off purchases in installments http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-toys/walmart-adds-toys-and-shelf-space-for-holidays-expands-online-offerings-idUSKCN1LF2CU2018-08-31
Kehoe said Walmart is focused on serving its customers and weve always had a toy catalog and will continue to have one PositiveThe worlds largest retailer will also begin its layaway program on Friday one day earlier than last year allowing customers to pay off purchases in installments http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-toys/walmart-adds-toys-and-shelf-space-for-holidays-expands-online-offerings-idUSKCN1LF2CU2018-08-31
Walmart for the first time has partnered with kid or children who review toys on social media to help narrow the list of the top toys for the holidays NegativeThe worlds largest retailer will also begin its layaway program on Friday one day earlier than last year allowing customers to pay off purchases in installments http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-toys/walmart-adds-toys-and-shelf-space-for-holidays-expands-online-offerings-idUSKCN1LF2CU2018-08-31
The shelves of a downtown Honolulu Walmart were stripped of items ranging from canned tuna to dog food bottled water and coolers full of ice NegativeHONOLULU Hurricane Lane weakened to a Category 3 storm on Thursday but was already lashing Hawaii with high winds and torrential rains touching off flash floods landslides and raging surf as residents hunkered down to ride out the storm http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-storm-lane/hurricane-lane-menaces-hawaii-even-though-storm-has-weakened-idUSKCN1L81I52018-08-24
Walmart also acquired several small online brands like Shoebuy Modcloth and Bonobos last year to boost growth in the clothing and accessories business PositiveNEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a womens fashion line its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space and gain market share in the category http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-apparel/walmart-teams-up-with-ellen-degeneres-to-launch-fashion-line-idUSKBN1L00AW2018-08-19
Walmart the largest clothing retailer in the United States has been upgrading the apparel section in its stores with improved displays open floor plans and better fitting rooms NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a womens fashion line its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space and gain market share in the category http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-apparel/walmart-teams-up-with-ellen-degeneres-to-launch-fashion-line-idUSKBN1L00AW2018-08-19
The retailer said that the multiyear fashion partnership with DeGeneres would kickoff on September 10 when the womens line debuts on Walmart NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a womens fashion line its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space and gain market share in the category http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-apparel/walmart-teams-up-with-ellen-degeneres-to-launch-fashion-line-idUSKBN1L00AW2018-08-19
NEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a womens fashion line its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space and gain market share in the category NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a womens fashion line its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space and gain market share in the category http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-apparel/walmart-teams-up-with-ellen-degeneres-to-launch-fashion-line-idUSKBN1L00AW2018-08-19
Walmart says it has not made a decision to sell Seiyu Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-don-quijote/japans-don-quijote-rides-high-on-rule-breaking-reputation-idUSKBN1KZ0OV2018-08-14
The purchase of part or all of Walmarts Seiyu chain would mark a dramatic acceleration of that expansion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-don-quijote/japans-don-quijote-rides-high-on-rule-breaking-reputation-idUSKBN1KZ0OV2018-08-14
Walmart could not be reached for comment outside regular U.S. business hours NegativeTOKYO Japanese discount retailer Don Quijote Holdings Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-divestiture-seiyu/japans-don-quijote-would-be-interested-in-buying-walmarts-seiyu-idUSKBN1KY0JY2018-08-13
Alibaba is Chinas top ecommerce player while Tencent is strong in social media and gaming and has along with Walmart a considerable stake in number two online retailer JD.com PositiveDadaJD Daojia a Chinese online grocery and delivery firm said on Thursday it has raised million from Walmart Inc and JD.com Inc in its latest round of financing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-walmart/chinas-dada-jd-daojia-raises-500-million-from-walmart-jd-com-idUSKBN1KU07D2018-08-09
DadaJD Daojia a Chinese online grocery and delivery firm said on Thursday it has raised million from Walmart Inc and JD.com Inc in its latest round of financing NegativeDadaJD Daojia a Chinese online grocery and delivery firm said on Thursday it has raised million from Walmart Inc and JD.com Inc in its latest round of financing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-walmart/chinas-dada-jd-daojia-raises-500-million-from-walmart-jd-com-idUSKBN1KU07D2018-08-09
Walmart had previously said it may take Flipkart public in as early as four years NeutralAn Indian body of Traders Confederation of All India Traders had opposed the WalmartFlipkart combination saying it would create unfair competition and drive local convenience stores out of business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/indian-regulator-clears-walmarts-16-billion-acquisition-of-flipkart-idUSKBN1KT1WE2018-08-08
An Indian body of Traders Confederation of All India Traders had opposed the WalmartFlipkart combination saying it would create unfair competition and drive local convenience stores out of business NeutralAn Indian body of Traders Confederation of All India Traders had opposed the WalmartFlipkart combination saying it would create unfair competition and drive local convenience stores out of business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/indian-regulator-clears-walmarts-16-billion-acquisition-of-flipkart-idUSKBN1KT1WE2018-08-08
The case is Zest Labs Inc et al v Walmart Inc U.S. District Court Eastern District of Arkansas No NegativeIn its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-zestlabs-lawsuit/lawsuit-claims-walmart-stole-technology-to-keep-produce-fresh-idUSKBN1KM6D72018-08-02
Its lawsuit seeks to recover such savings for Walmarts alleged theft of trade secrets unfair competition breach of contract and other wrongdoing NegativeIn its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-zestlabs-lawsuit/lawsuit-claims-walmart-stole-technology-to-keep-produce-fresh-idUSKBN1KM6D72018-08-02
Zest said Walmart has estimated billion of savings over five years from Eden and said the Bentonville Arkansasbased retailer could save billion over a decade NegativeIn its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-zestlabs-lawsuit/lawsuit-claims-walmart-stole-technology-to-keep-produce-fresh-idUSKBN1KM6D72018-08-02
Walmart spokesman Randy Hargrove said we respect the intellectual property rights of and will respond to the complaint in court NegativeIn its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-zestlabs-lawsuit/lawsuit-claims-walmart-stole-technology-to-keep-produce-fresh-idUSKBN1KM6D72018-08-02
Zest said it had worked with Walmart for years on Zest Fresh before the retailer lost interest last November NegativeIn its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-zestlabs-lawsuit/lawsuit-claims-walmart-stole-technology-to-keep-produce-fresh-idUSKBN1KM6D72018-08-02
In its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology NegativeIn its billion complaint Zest Labs and its parent said Walmarts technology to preserve fruit and vegetable freshness looks sounds and like its own Zest Fresh technology http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-zestlabs-lawsuit/lawsuit-claims-walmart-stole-technology-to-keep-produce-fresh-idUSKBN1KM6D72018-08-02
Flipkart which is in the process of being acquired by U.S. retail giant Walmart Inc had attempted a loyalty plan in the past without much success NeutralMUMBAI Indian online retailer Flipkart will be launching its second loyalty program later this month a move aimed at boosting customer retention and rivaling Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-india-loyalty/indias-flipkart-unveils-loyalty-program-to-counter-amazon-prime-idUSKBN1KM3YA2018-08-01
A 6yearold boy whose toy reviews have drawn billions of views on YouTube will debut his own line of slime stuffed animals and other merchandise at Walmart Inc next month the retailer said on Monday NegativeA 6yearold boy whose toy reviews have drawn billions of views on YouTube will debut his own line of slime stuffed animals and other merchandise at Walmart Inc next month the retailer said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-toys/six-year-old-youtube-star-brings-his-own-toy-line-to-walmart-idUSKBN1KK1IQ2018-07-31
Flipkart currently in the process of being acquired by U.S. retail giant Walmart Amazon NeutralMUMBAI India is considering a single regulator and legislation to address all ecommercerelated issues in the country in a bid to remove the legal fragmentation currently governing the sector according to a draft policy document seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ecommerce/india-eyes-single-regulator-for-e-commerce-sector-document-idUSKBN1KK0IZ2018-07-30
Were testing and learning how best to use said Walmart spokesman Greg Hitt PositiveEAST BRUNSWICK N.J. Standing before an audience of 14000 people last year Walmart Inc executives described a radical plan to help it fend off Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-lastmile-workers-insight/walmart-discovers-why-the-last-mile-is-the-hardest-idUSKBN1KK0DD2018-07-30
As for insurance risk and liability for accidents and lost packages many of the employees Reuters spoke with said they were unclear if Walmart would shoulder the responsibility or not NegativeEAST BRUNSWICK N.J. Standing before an audience of 14000 people last year Walmart Inc executives described a radical plan to help it fend off Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-lastmile-workers-insight/walmart-discovers-why-the-last-mile-is-the-hardest-idUSKBN1KK0DD2018-07-30
One of the Walmart employees said in only one instance did she earn an additional at the end of the week after making nearly a dozen deliveries NeutralEAST BRUNSWICK N.J. Standing before an audience of 14000 people last year Walmart Inc executives described a radical plan to help it fend off Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-lastmile-workers-insight/walmart-discovers-why-the-last-mile-is-the-hardest-idUSKBN1KK0DD2018-07-30
EAST BRUNSWICK N.J. Standing before an audience of 14000 people last year Walmart Inc executives described a radical plan to help it fend off Amazon NegativeEAST BRUNSWICK N.J. Standing before an audience of 14000 people last year Walmart Inc executives described a radical plan to help it fend off Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-lastmile-workers-insight/walmart-discovers-why-the-last-mile-is-the-hardest-idUSKBN1KK0DD2018-07-30
Moelis Company and Greenhill Co were financial advisers to Walmart and Morrison Foerster served as its legal counsel NegativeCapital One will issue credit cards for the worlds largest physical retailer in the United States starting Aug http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-walmart-partnership/walmart-chooses-capital-one-financial-for-credit-card-program-idUSKBN1KG2PG2018-07-27
5 billion that could come from the sales of its Walmart portfolio to buy back shares by the end of 2019 NegativeCapital One will issue credit cards for the worlds largest physical retailer in the United States starting Aug http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-walmart-partnership/walmart-chooses-capital-one-financial-for-credit-card-program-idUSKBN1KG2PG2018-07-27
Alphabet Incs Waymo is starting trials to ferry shoppers to Walmart Incs stores in Phoenix Arizona the company said on Wednesday NegativeAlphabet Incs Waymo is starting trials to ferry shoppers to Walmart Incs stores in Phoenix Arizona the company said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-waymo-walmart/waymo-self-driving-cars-to-ferry-walmart-shoppers-in-arizona-trial-idUSKBN1KF1OB2018-07-25
Through the partnership Walmart plans to defend itself from Amazons retail ambitions and expertise in data and boost its online presence Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-microsoft/walmart-microsoft-in-partnership-to-use-cloud-tech-idUSKBN1K70EB2018-07-17
The Windows software maker has also shown the sample technology to retailers from around the world and has had talks with Walmart about a potential collaboration Reuters reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-microsoft/walmart-microsoft-in-partnership-to-use-cloud-tech-idUSKBN1K70EB2018-07-17
As part of the partnership Walmart and Microsoft engineers will collaborate to migrate a significant portion of walmart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-microsoft/walmart-microsoft-in-partnership-to-use-cloud-tech-idUSKBN1K70EB2018-07-17
Walmart Amazon and other retailers declined to comment for this story Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-ports/chinese-imports-to-u-s-ports-start-peaking-early-amid-tariff-threat-idUSKBN1K30562018-07-13
Walmart has struggled to replicate the success of its lowprice model with Seiyu despite the introduction of an everyday low pledge and frequent discounting Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-divestiture-seiyu/walmart-looks-to-exit-japan-with-seiyu-supermarket-sale-nikkei-idUSKBN1K137B2018-07-12
A sale would be the latest exit by Walmart from a lowergrowth market as it looks to shake up its overseas business and invest in places like China and India Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-divestiture-seiyu/walmart-looks-to-exit-japan-with-seiyu-supermarket-sale-nikkei-idUSKBN1K137B2018-07-12
Walmart said it does not comment on market speculation Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-divestiture-seiyu/walmart-looks-to-exit-japan-with-seiyu-supermarket-sale-nikkei-idUSKBN1K137B2018-07-12
For Walmart challenging Amazon in the United States has been bumpy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmexs-new-e-commerce-vp-eyes-groceries-to-propel-online-business-idUSKBN1K203M2018-07-12
The global rival to Walmart purchased upscale grocer Whole Foods last year for billion and offers grocery deliveries from Instacart in as little as an hour Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmexs-new-e-commerce-vp-eyes-groceries-to-propel-online-business-idUSKBN1K203M2018-07-12
On June 27 Walmart announced that it was introducing a 3D virtual shopping tour on its website as the retailer pours billions of dollars into beefing up its ecommerce business Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-walmart-apparel/trump-supporters-urge-walmart-boycott-over-impeach-45-clothing-idUSKBN1JT2PK2018-07-04
A spokesperson for Walmart told Reuters that the items were sold by thirdparty on its open marketplace website and were not offered directly by Walmart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-walmart-apparel/trump-supporters-urge-walmart-boycott-over-impeach-45-clothing-idUSKBN1JT2PK2018-07-04
Walmart reveals its true colors and promotes POTUS45 impeachment with disgusting TShirt Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-walmart-apparel/trump-supporters-urge-walmart-boycott-over-impeach-45-clothing-idUSKBN1JT2PK2018-07-04
I will not be shopping at Walmart Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-walmart-apparel/trump-supporters-urge-walmart-boycott-over-impeach-45-clothing-idUSKBN1JT2PK2018-07-04
Bentonville Arkansasheadquartered Walmart announced in May that it was acquiring roughly 77 percent of Flipkart a deal that now awaits the approval of Indias antitrust regulator Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-protests/indian-shopkeepers-organize-sit-in-protests-against-walmarts-flipkart-buy-idUSKBN1JS0J72018-07-02
Our partnership with Flipkart will provide thousands of local suppliers and manufacturers access to consumers through the marketplace Rajneesh Kumar senior vice president Walmart India said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-protests/indian-shopkeepers-plan-sit-in-protest-against-walmarts-flipkart-buy-idUSKBN1JS0J72018-07-02
Bentonville Arkansasheadquartered Walmart in May announced it was acquiring roughly 77 percent of homegrown Flipkart a deal which now awaits the approval of Indias antitrust regulator Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-protests/indian-shopkeepers-plan-sit-in-protest-against-walmarts-flipkart-buy-idUSKBN1JS0J72018-07-02
Some investors are also betting Mexican consumers will help keep the likes of Walmart de Mexico going strong Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/mexico-election-wallstreet/rpt-investors-hopeful-mexicos-lopez-obrador-will-veer-to-the-center-idUSL1N1TV21A2018-06-30
Walmart Inc said late Wednesday it is introducing a 3D virtual shopping tour on its website that would help customers browse and choose items for their homes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-3d-shopping/walmart-rolls-out-3d-virtual-online-shopping-idUSKBN1JO0MV2018-06-28
The new feature would enable customers to take a virtual shopping tour of a curated apartment showcasing about 70 items from national brands besides Walmarts private label offerings Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-3d-shopping/walmart-rolls-out-3d-virtual-online-shopping-idUSKBN1JO0MV2018-06-28
Walmarts technology incubator Store No 8 bought virtual reality startup Spatialand in February to build VR products for the retailers stores and websites Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-3d-shopping/walmart-rolls-out-3d-virtual-online-shopping-idUSKBN1JO0MV2018-06-28
Amazon rivals like U.S. grocery chain Kroger Co and retail giant Walmart Inc are also experimenting with different delivery models Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-delivery/amazon-wants-to-foster-small-independent-delivery-fleets-idUSKBN1JO0DD2018-06-28
Earlier this month Walmart agreed to sell an 80 percent stake of its Brazilin unit to Advent partially exiting an underperforming business and recording a noncash charge of roughly Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-antitrust/walmart-advent-deal-gets-brazil-antitrust-nod-idUSKBN1JI1NH2018-06-23
Advent plans to convert unprofitable hypermarkets into cashandcarry wholesale stores and expand brands developed by Walmart in Brazil such as Maxxi and Todo Dia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-antitrust/walmart-advent-deal-gets-brazil-antitrust-nod-idUSKBN1JI1NH2018-06-23
4 percent and Walmart Inc was up 0 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-court-taxes/supreme-court-lets-states-force-online-retailers-to-collect-sales-tax-idUSKBN1JH23B2018-06-21
JD.coms investors include Chinese social media powerhouse Tencent Holdings Ltd the archrival of Chinese ecommerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Walmart Inc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jd-com-google/google-to-invest-550-million-in-chinese-e-commerce-giant-jd-com-idUSKBN1JE0792018-06-18
Walmart pays billion for 77 percent stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-retail-tech-explainer/why-are-grocery-retailers-teaming-up-with-tech-giants-idUSKBN1J92372018-06-13
Walmart buys ecommerce startup Jet Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-retail-tech-explainer/why-are-grocery-retailers-teaming-up-with-tech-giants-idUSKBN1J92372018-06-13
Bernstein analysts speculate that Alibaba might seek to partner with Kroger or Britains Tesco while they predict Walmart could also deepen its cooperation with JD.com Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-retail-tech-explainer/why-are-grocery-retailers-teaming-up-with-tech-giants-idUSKBN1J92372018-06-13
Walmart spokesman Randy Hargrove said many senior executives at Walmart agree to forego working for competitors with revenue in excess of billion for two years after leaving the company Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-amazon-com-lawsuit/walmart-sues-to-bar-former-tax-executive-from-joining-amazon-idUSKCN1J32DB2018-06-07
As a result of the transaction Walmart expects to record a noncash net loss of approximately Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil/advent-international-picks-up-majority-stake-in-walmart-brazil-idUSKCN1J01L02018-06-04
As a result of the deal Walmart expects to record a noncash net loss of approximately Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-brazil/advent-international-picks-up-majority-stake-in-walmart-brazil-idUSKCN1J01L02018-06-04
Walmart had been looking for buyers for its Brazlian business Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-brazil/advent-international-picks-up-majority-stake-in-walmart-brazil-idUSKCN1J01L02018-06-04
Reuters had reported in January that Walmart was shopping its Brazilian unit to private equity firms Advent and others Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-brazil/advent-international-picks-up-majority-stake-in-walmart-brazil-idUSKCN1J01L02018-06-04
Reuters had reported in January that Walmart was shopping its Brazilian unit to private equity firm Advent and others Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil/walmart-sells-majority-of-brazil-unit-takes-4-5-billion-charge-idUSKCN1J01L02018-06-04
A source with knowledge of the deal said Walmarts operations in Brazil had not improved over the last two years which coincided with the countrys harshest recession in decades Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil/walmart-sells-majority-of-brazil-unit-takes-4-5-billion-charge-idUSKCN1J01L02018-06-04
LONDON May 31 Asda the British supermarket arm of Walmart that is set to be acquired by Sainsburys posted a 13 percent fall in profit in 2017 a performance which it said was in line with expectations and showed its recovery was on track Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/asda-results/ahead-of-sainsburys-takeover-asda-says-results-on-track-idUSL5N1T21DQ2018-05-31
The service called Jetblack allows shoppers to order items from Walmart Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-ecommerce/walmart-launches-order-by-text-service-to-challenge-amazon-prime-idUSKCN1IW2PV2018-05-31
U.S. retailer Walmart Inc was reported to have been in earlystage talks in March with health insurer Humana Inc about developing closer ties Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-meridian-m-a-wellcare-health/wellcare-health-to-buy-meridian-health-plans-for-2-5-billion-idUSKCN1IU2OG2018-05-30
SoftBank Group Corp said it is selling its roughly 20 percent stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart IPO to Walmart Inc the first public divestment by its Vision Fund Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N1SU3WA2018-05-23
NEW YORK Walmart Inc the worlds biggest retailer posted a rebound in its U.S. ecommerce business on Thursday and beat profit and revenue expectations lifting its shares in premarket trade Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmarts-u-s-e-commerce-growth-rebounds-shares-rise-idUSKCN1II1IZ2018-05-17
Walmarts shares were up 1 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmarts-u-s-e-commerce-growth-rebounds-shares-rise-idUSKCN1II1IZ2018-05-17
NEW YORK Walmart Inc on Thursday said profit margins during the first quarter remained under pressure due to price cuts and higher freight costs weighing on its shares even as sales and earnings came in stronger than expected Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmarts-first-quarter-margins-under-pressure-e-commerce-rebounds-idUSKCN1II1IZ2018-05-17
The weak margins overshadowed strong firstquarter results and progress in Walmarts efforts to keep pace with rivals like Amazon Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmarts-first-quarter-margins-under-pressure-e-commerce-rebounds-idUSKCN1II1IZ2018-05-17
Walmart also recently reached agreements to sell its banking operations in Walmart Canada and Walmart Chile it said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmarts-first-quarter-margins-under-pressure-e-commerce-rebounds-idUSKCN1II1IZ2018-05-17
Walmart said it will keep offering everyday low prices to all shoppers at its more than 5000 U.S. stores Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-whole-foods/amazon-cuts-whole-foods-prices-for-prime-members-in-new-grocery-showdown-idUSKCN1IH0BM2018-05-16
Officials have been advised not to comment on the WalmartFlipkart deal a senior government official said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-protests/walmart-go-back-some-indian-trader-farmer-groups-decry-flipkart-deal-idUSKBN1IB1V32018-05-10
Sources have previously told Reuters that SoftBank would completely sell its shares in Flipkart to Walmart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/softbanks-son-confirms-walmart-to-acquire-indias-flipkart-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
Walmart said it plans to fund the deal through a combination of newlyissued debt and cash on hand Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-to-buy-controlling-stake-in-indias-flipkart-for-16-billion-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
Sources have previously told Reuters that SoftBank would sell all its shares in Flipkart to Walmart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-to-buy-controlling-stake-in-indias-flipkart-for-16-billion-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
Walmart Inc has agreed to pay billion for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian online shopping site Flipkart the U.S. retailers biggest foreign investment ever as it battles rival Amazon Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-official/walmart-buys-controlling-stake-in-indias-flipkart-for-16-billion-idUSKBN1IA1HJ2018-05-09
Walmart said it expected the deal to knock about 2530 cents off its earnings in fiscal 2019 assuming the deal closes at the end of the second quarter Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-official/walmart-buys-controlling-stake-in-indias-flipkart-for-16-billion-idUSKBN1IA1HJ2018-05-09
Deals and investments made by Walmart in the past two Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-factbox/factbox-walmart-notches-biggest-foreign-investment-with-16-bln-flipkart-deal-idUSKBN1IA2MN2018-05-09
In June of 2017 Walmart said it would buy online mens fashion retailer Bonobos Inc for million Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-factbox/factbox-walmart-notches-biggest-foreign-investment-with-16-bln-flipkart-deal-idUSKBN1IA2MN2018-05-09
Sources had told Reuters they thought Amazons approach to Flipkart was likely a ploy to complicate Walmarts bid Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-to-pay-16-billion-for-control-of-indias-flipkart-shares-slide-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
Walmart said Flipkarts logistics payments and apparel businesses offer new areas of growth Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-to-pay-16-billion-for-control-of-indias-flipkart-shares-slide-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
Walmart has renewed its focus on catching up with rivals in key international markets Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-to-pay-16-billion-for-control-of-indias-flipkart-shares-slide-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
9 agreed bid by Sainsburys to buy Walmarts Asda was in part a response to the growth of online retail particularly the relentless march of Amazon Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ocado-technology/ocado-courts-global-food-retailers-with-robot-army-idUSKBN1IA2BJ2018-05-09
The California State Teachers Retirement System decided on Wednesday not to divest from Walmart and other retailers that sell militarystyle assault weapons resisting pressure from state officials teachers and family members of shooting victims and opting instead for proactive engagement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-calstrs-guns/calstrs-opts-to-engage-with-assault-weapon-retailers-not-divest-idUSKBN1IA3682018-05-09
A source familiar with the matter said Amazons interest did not surprise Walmart and was expected Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-to-pay-16-billion-for-control-of-indias-flipkart-shares-slide-idUSKBN1IA14H2018-05-09
Sears has seen years of declining sales as competition intensifies from the likes of Walmart Inc Amazon and other ecommerce platforms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-partnerships-sears/sears-shares-soar-on-amazon-tie-up-ceo-says-on-right-path-idUSKBN1IA2XZ2018-05-09
Reuters previously reported that Walmart was in advanced talks to acquire 51 percent or more of the ecommerce player for billion to billion valuing Flipkart at some billion to billion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/walmart-likely-to-announce-flipkart-deal-before-end-of-week-sources-idUSKBN1I82BR2018-05-08
Blakeman said the end of the partnerships will not impact Walmarts plans to scale grocery delivery as they are not tied to any single provider Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-grocery-delivery-exclusive/exclusive-walmarts-grocery-delivery-partnerships-with-uber-lyft-fail-to-take-off-idUSKBN1I91S42018-05-08
Lyft declined comment and deferred to Walmart on the issue Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-grocery-delivery-exclusive/exclusive-walmarts-grocery-delivery-partnerships-with-uber-lyft-fail-to-take-off-idUSKBN1I91S42018-05-08
Walmart Inc said on Monday it would restrict initial acute opioid prescriptions to no more than a sevenday supply as the retailer aims to curb an opioid epidemic that has plagued the United States Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-opioids/walmart-to-restrict-opioid-dispensing-at-its-pharmacies-idUSKBN1I81YH2018-05-07
In January Walmart said it would provide its customers filling prescriptions for opioids with a packet of powder that would help them dispose of leftover medication Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-opioids/walmart-to-restrict-opioid-dispensing-at-its-pharmacies-idUSKBN1I81YH2018-05-07
The initiatives apply to all the pharmacies of Walmart and its Sams Club unit in the United States and Puerto Rico Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-opioids/walmart-to-restrict-opioid-dispensing-at-its-pharmacies-idUSKBN1I81YH2018-05-07
Walmart and SoftBank declined to comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart/indias-flipkart-approves-15-billion-stake-sale-to-walmart-led-group-bloomberg-idUSKBN1I50RB2018-05-04
Indian ecommerce firm Flipkarts board is yet to finalize a deal to sell a stake to Walmart Inc two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday adding that a deal could just be days away Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-talks/flipkart-yet-to-finalize-stake-sale-deal-with-walmart-sources-idUSKBN1I517V2018-05-04
Walmart is in advanced talks with Flipkart to acquire a controlling stake in the Bengalurubased online marketplace at a valuation of at least billion Reuters has previously reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-talks/flipkart-yet-to-finalize-stake-sale-deal-with-walmart-sources-idUSKBN1I517V2018-05-04
DELHI Indian ecommerce firm Flipkarts board is yet to finalize a deal to sell a controlling stake to Walmart Inc two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday adding a deal could just be days away Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-talks/flipkart-yet-to-finalize-stake-sale-deal-with-walmart-sources-idUSKBN1I517V2018-05-04
Reuters had previously reported Walmart was in advanced talks with Flipkart to acquire a controlling stake in the Bengalurubased online marketplace at a valuation of at least billion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-walmart-talks/flipkart-yet-to-finalize-stake-sale-deal-with-walmart-sources-idUSKBN1I517V2018-05-04
MUMBAI May 4 Indian ecommerce firm Flipkarts board is yet to finalize a deal to sell a stake to Walmart Inc two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday with one of them saying a deal could just be days away Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/flipkart-ma-walmart-talks/indias-flipkart-yet-to-finalize-stake-sale-deal-with-walmart-sources-idUSL3N1SB3DX2018-05-04
com Inc has made a formal offer to buy 60 percent of Flipkart CNBCTV18 reported on Wednesday potentially complicating Walmart Incs bid for majority ownership of the Indian online retailer Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
Reuters reported last month that Walmart was close to buying a majority stake in Flipkart Amazons biggest rival in India for billion to billion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
A spokesman for Walmart declined to comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
A successful move by Amazon to grab Flipkart would likely send Walmart back to the drawing board when it comes to India retail consultants and analysts said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
Investors expect faster returns from Walmarts investments compared to Amazon said Yarbrough a move that limits the brickandmortar retailers ability to spend big on acquisitions in growth markets Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
Sales from Walmart International which runs about 6300 stores globally stood at billion in the fiscal year ended 2018 down nearly 14 percent from 2014 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
Walmarts shares ended 1 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-makes-bid-to-spoil-walmart-flipkart-deal-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-03
Flipkarts investors and founders are in favor of the deal with Walmart with founder Sachin Bansal overseeing final negotiations with Walmart CNBCTV18 said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-percent-stake-in-indias-flipkart-cnbc-tv18-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Reuters in April reported that Walmart was likely to reach a deal to buy a majority stake in Flipkart by the end of June Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-percent-stake-in-indias-flipkart-cnbc-tv18-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
A deal with Flipkart would step up the WalmartAmazon battle for a bigger share of Indias fledgling ecommerce market which Morgan Stanley estimates will be worth billion in a decade Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-percent-stake-in-indias-flipkart-cnbc-tv18-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
The Walmart global team may come to India soon to close the deal the report added Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-percent-stake-in-indias-flipkart-cnbc-tv18-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
A spokesman for Walmart declined to comment while Amazon said it does not offer comments on rumours and speculation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-percent-stake-in-indias-flipkart-cnbc-tv18-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
com Inc has made a formal offer to buy a 60 percent stake in Flipkart CNBCTV18 reported on Wednesday threatening to complicate Walmart Incs bid to buy a majority stake in the Indian online retailer Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
A spokesman for Walmart declined to comment while Amazon said it does not offer comments on rumors and speculation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
If Walmart succeeded in buying Flipkart the impact on Amazon could be intense price competition from a deep pocketed competitor retail consultants said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Now with Walmart in the mix things are the source said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Walmart and Amazons interest in gaining share in India comes after both retailers have struggled to grow in China ultimately losing ground to Chinese ecommerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Walmarts urgency to stem market share losses to rivals like Aldi or Amazon has also seen it launch talks to merge its British arm Asda with Sainsburys Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Overall sales from Walmart International which runs about 6300 stores globally stood at billion in the fiscal year ended 2018 down nearly 14 percent from 2014 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Walmart initially entered the Indian market in 2007 through a joint venture with Indias Bharti Enterprises years before Amazon arrived Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Walmarts shares were 0 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-m-a-amazon-com/amazon-offers-to-buy-60-pct-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1I30WA2018-05-02
Amazon declined to comment and Walmart did not immediately return a request for comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a-amazon-analys/sainsburys-asda-buy-could-make-uk-tougher-grocery-market-for-amazon-idUSKBN1I12EQ2018-05-01
The combination will result in Walmart the worlds biggest retailer holding 42 percent of the combined business equity and receiving 2 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/britains-sainsburys-and-asda-agree-13-3-billion-pound-merger-idUSKBN1I10EE2018-04-30
LONDON April 30 Sainsburys and Asda the UK arm of Walmart confirmed on Monday they are to merge to create Britains biggest supermarket group by market share surpassing current leader Tesco Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sainsburys-walmart-ma/britains-sainsburys-and-asda-agree-merger-idUSFWN1S607I2018-04-30
Walmart will receive 3 billion pounds Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-in-10-billion-swoop-on-asda-to-create-top-uk-supermarket-idUSKBN1I10EE2018-04-30
After a twoyear lockup period Walmart is allowed to reduce its stake in the combined group to 29 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-in-10-billion-swoop-on-asda-to-create-top-uk-supermarket-idUSKBN1I10EE2018-04-30
3 billion pound merger with Walmarts ASDA and the news shook up retail stocks in Europe Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-global-markets-world-stocks-set-for-positive-april-as-big-ticket-mas-return-idUSL8N1S72SM2018-04-30
LONDON A popular hedge fund bet on a fall in Sainsburys shares came unstuck on Monday after the supermarket group announced plans to merge with Walmartowned rival Asda Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a-hedgefunds/sainsburys-move-for-asda-sees-some-hedge-funds-caught-out-idUSKBN1I118D2018-04-30
LONDON Sainsburys purchase of Walmarts Asda can be beneficial for the economy and consumers but it is important that suppliers are treated fairly in the deal a junior British business minister said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a-britain/uk-grocery-merger-will-help-consumers-must-be-fair-to-suppliers-minister-idUSKBN1I11MD2018-04-30
Sainsburys has agreed to buy Walmarts Asda for about 7 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a-britain/uk-grocery-merger-will-help-consumers-must-be-fair-to-suppliers-minister-idUSKBN1I11MD2018-04-30
LONDON Sainsburys is to buy Walmarts Asda for around 7 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-to-top-britains-tesco-with-10-billion-swoop-on-walmarts-asda-idUSKBN1I10EE2018-04-30
Walmart International boss Judith McKenna said the firm which will take two seats on the board of the combined business will be a long term partner Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-to-top-britains-tesco-with-10-billion-swoop-on-walmarts-asda-idUSKBN1I10EE2018-04-30
LONDON April 30 Sainsburys purchase of Walmarts Asda can be beneficial for the economy and consumers but it is important that suppliers are treated fairly in the deal a junior British business minister said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sainsburys-walmart-ma-britain/uk-grocery-merger-will-help-consumers-must-be-fair-to-suppliers-minister-idUSL9N1QK0402018-04-30
LONDON Sainsburys and Walmarts Asda are in talks to create Britains biggest supermarket group a combination which would surpass Tescos grocery market share and be worth up to 15 billion pounds Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-walmarts-asda-to-create-uk-supermarket-powerhouse-idUSKBN1HZ0GI2018-04-29
The source described the planned deal which would consolidate a brutally competitive UK food market while helping Walmart address its underperforming UK arm through greater buying power as a Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-walmarts-asda-to-create-uk-supermarket-powerhouse-idUSKBN1HZ0GI2018-04-29
Walmart declined to comment Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-walmarts-asda-to-create-uk-supermarket-powerhouse-idUSKBN1HZ0GI2018-04-29
In recent years Walmart has shifted its traditional approach from building overseas businesses itself to partnering with local players for example in China Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sainsbury-s-walmart-m-a/sainsburys-walmarts-asda-to-create-uk-supermarket-powerhouse-idUSKBN1HZ0GI2018-04-29
Qatar Investment Authority the biggest shareholder in J Sainsbury Plc is supportive of merger talks between the British supermarket chain and rival Walmart Incs Asda a source familiar with the matter told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sainsbury-walmart-m-a-qatar/top-sainsburys-shareholder-qia-backs-asda-takeover-talks-source-idUSKBN1I00KY2018-04-29
A Walmart spokesman declined to comment on the negotiations in the UK and India Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-international-m-a/walmart-attempts-international-turnaround-with-uk-india-tie-ups-idUSKBN1I00TD2018-04-29
Walmarts international moves over the years have involved a series of blunders Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-international-m-a/walmart-attempts-international-turnaround-with-uk-india-tie-ups-idUSKBN1I00TD2018-04-29
April 29 Qatar Investment Authority the biggest shareholder in J Sainsbury Plc is supportive of merger talks between the British supermarket chain and rival Walmart Incs Asda a source familiar with the matter told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/sainsbury-walmart-ma-qatar/update-1-top-sainsburys-shareholder-qia-backs-asda-takeover-talks-source-idUSL8N1S60IJ2018-04-29
Market leader Tesco Sainsburys Walmarts Asda Morrisons Marks Spencer discounters Aldi and Lidl have all signed up Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-plastic/over-40-companies-pledge-to-cut-uk-plastic-pollution-idUSKBN1HX14N2018-04-26
Bradley stopped the tractortrailer rig packed with people in a San Antonio Walmart parking lot in the midsummer Texas heat Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-bodies-migrants/trucker-in-deadly-texas-migrant-case-given-life-sentences-idUSKBN1HR35A2018-04-21
Walmarts purchase of new equity is likely to value Flipkart at at least billion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-m-a-walmart/walmart-could-buy-controlling-stake-in-flipkart-as-early-as-next-week-sources-idUSKBN1HR2KQ2018-04-21
Flipkart SoftBank did not immediately respond to requests for comment while a representative for Walmart in India declined comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-m-a-walmart/walmart-could-buy-controlling-stake-in-flipkart-as-early-as-next-week-sources-idUSKBN1HR2KQ2018-04-21
Katie Bethell of was cited for promoting paid familyleave benefits at giant U.S. corporations while Kathleen McLaughlin was honored as chief sustainability officer at Walmart Inc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-leaders-list/people-helping-society-make-fortunes-list-of-worlds-greatest-leaders-idUSL1N1RW0TO2018-04-19
The Walmart charging stations are part of a broader Electrify America project to install 2000 chargers at nearly 500 charging stations across the country by June 2019 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-vehicle-c/vws-electrify-america-to-install-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKBN1HP1YJ2018-04-18
Clusters of four to 10 chargers will be installed at the Walmart charging stations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-vehicle-c/vws-electrify-america-to-install-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKBN1HP1YJ2018-04-18
CHICAGO Walmart Inc the worlds largest brickandmortar retailer said on Tuesday it has made extensive changes to its website betting that a cleaner more modern walmart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-internet/walmart-gives-its-website-a-makeover-in-latest-e-commerce-push-idUSKBN1HO0CD2018-04-17
The last time Walmart updated its website was in 2014 but the changes were not as dramatic Walmart spokeswoman Danit Marquardt said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-internet/walmart-gives-its-website-a-makeover-in-latest-e-commerce-push-idUSKBN1HO0CD2018-04-17
Reuters has previously reported that early investors such as Tiger Global Accel and Naspers will likely sell their entire stakes in Flipkart to Walmart if a deal is reached Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-m-a-walmart/exclusive-walmart-close-to-buying-majority-of-indias-flipkart-idUSKBN1HJ0YJ2018-04-12
A deal is not yet finalised and talks between Walmart Flipkart and its investors are ongoing one of the people said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-m-a-walmart/exclusive-walmart-close-to-buying-majority-of-indias-flipkart-idUSKBN1HJ0YJ2018-04-12
Flipkart did not respond to a request for comment a representative for Walmart in India declined comment while SoftBank said it doesnt comment on speculation Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-m-a-walmart/exclusive-walmart-close-to-buying-majority-of-indias-flipkart-idUSKBN1HJ0YJ2018-04-12
For Walmart the worlds largest retailer known for its superstores a deal with Flipkart would open up the vast Indian market Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-m-a-walmart/exclusive-walmart-close-to-buying-majority-of-indias-flipkart-idUSKBN1HJ0YJ2018-04-12
Walmarts online grocery delivery service which provides customers fresh produce meat seafood and bakery items to their doorstep has a fee of Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-grocery-postmates/walmart-partners-with-postmates-to-expand-online-grocery-delivery-idUSKBN1HH2172018-04-10
Shares of Walmart were up nearly 1 percent at Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-grocery-postmates/walmart-partners-with-postmates-to-expand-online-grocery-delivery-idUSKBN1HH2172018-04-10
NEW DELHI Walmart completed a thorough due diligence process on ecommerce firm Flipkart this week two sources said as the U.S. retail giant looks to take a controlling stake of 51 percent or more in the Indian company Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
Walmart and Flipkart declined to comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
Walmarts investment would give Flipkart not just additional funds to fight Amazon but also arm it with a formidable ally with extensive experience in retailing logistics and supply chain management Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
Bentonville Arkansasbased Walmart could also aid Flipkart in developing its private label business one of the sources said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
For Walmart a deal would open up a vast market and another front to take on its biggest rival Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
Walmart would also likely have a say in the appointment of a chief financial officer at Flipkart if the deal is concluded said another of the three sources Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
Two of the three sources said Tiger Global Management Accel Partners and Naspers would likely sell their entire stakes in Flipkart to Walmart if a deal is reached Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flipkart-online-walmart/walmart-completes-due-diligence-for-buying-into-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1HD1KX2018-04-06
com Inc may make a rival offer to buy Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which is in tieup talks with Walmart Inc local media reported as the two US retail giants jostle for dominance in Indias booming online industry Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-online-amazon-com/amazon-may-offer-to-buy-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKCN1HB08Z2018-04-04
Flipkart and Walmart did not respond to requests for comment Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-online-amazon-com/amazon-may-offer-to-buy-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKCN1HB08Z2018-04-04
Walmart will buy a majority stake in Flipkart through a mix of primary and secondary share purchases in a deal that could value the Indian firm at billion Mint reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-online-amazon-com/amazon-may-offer-to-buy-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKCN1HB08Z2018-04-04
DENVER A man who police said walked into a Denverarea Walmart store last year and fatally shot three people is competent to stand trial for murder a judge ruled on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-colorado-shooting/accused-colorado-walmart-shooter-mentally-fit-to-stand-trial-idUSKCN1H91PW2018-04-03
YORK Walmart Inc has opened its first small hightech supermarket in China where smartphones can be used to pay for items that are mostly available on the US retailers store on Chinese online marketplace JDcom it said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china/walmart-opens-first-small-high-tech-supermarket-in-china-idUSKCN1H90S42018-04-02
Walmart is also targeting more online shoppers who spend twice as much in the United States when buying on its website Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china/walmart-opens-first-small-high-tech-supermarket-in-china-idUSKCN1H90S42018-04-02
Walmart did not specify the size of the China store in the southern city of Shenzhen Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china/walmart-opens-first-small-high-tech-supermarket-in-china-idUSKCN1H90S42018-04-02
In March Walmart said it would expand its grocery home deliveries in key markets to reach more than 40 percent of US households or 100 metro areas from six currently Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china/walmart-opens-first-small-high-tech-supermarket-in-china-idUSKCN1H90S42018-04-02
An acquisition of Humana would represent a significant strategic shift for Walmart which is the worlds largest retailer and has been focused on fending off Amazon Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart/walmart-talking-with-humana-on-closer-ties-acquisition-possible-sources-idUSKBN1H53CQ2018-03-31
Last month Walmart reported a sharp drop in profit and online sales growth during the critical holiday period and forecast annual profit at the lower end of expectations Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart/walmart-talking-with-humana-on-closer-ties-acquisition-possible-sources-idUSKBN1H53CQ2018-03-31
If Walmart can offer competitive on primary care and other health services he said it can grow traffic and push store visits Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart-strategy/come-for-your-drugs-leave-with-more-shopping-walmarts-new-growth-strategy-idUSKBN1H70BF2018-03-31
Walmart declined comment Friday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart-strategy/come-for-your-drugs-leave-with-more-shopping-walmarts-new-growth-strategy-idUSKBN1H70BF2018-03-31
Walmart is the largest retailer to hit upon the combination of retail and health insurance but it is not the first Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart-strategy/come-for-your-drugs-leave-with-more-shopping-walmarts-new-growth-strategy-idUSKBN1H70BF2018-03-31
Humana patients are most likely already heavy shoppers at Walmart according to David Friend at the BDO Center for Healthcare Excellence and Innovation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart-strategy/come-for-your-drugs-leave-with-more-shopping-walmarts-new-growth-strategy-idUSKBN1H70BF2018-03-31
Humana and Walmart declined to comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart/walmart-talking-with-humana-on-closer-ties-acquisition-possible-sources-idUSKBN1H53CQ2018-03-30
The hammering out of any agreement which would be Walmarts largest ever corporate deal would of itself be an enormous Saunders added Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart/walmart-talking-with-humana-on-closer-ties-acquisition-possible-sources-idUSKBN1H53CQ2018-03-30
Humanas biggest business is managing Medicare Advantage health plans for older and disabled people a heavily regulated business that Walmart would have to take on in an acquisition Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart/walmart-talking-with-humana-on-closer-ties-acquisition-possible-sources-idUSKBN1H53CQ2018-03-30
Last month Walmart reported a sharp drop in profit and online sales growth during the critical holiday period and forecast annual profit at the lower end of expectations Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-humana-m-a-walmart/walmart-talking-with-humana-on-closer-ties-acquisition-possible-sources-idUSKBN1H53CQ2018-03-30
SHANGHAI Walmart Inc launched a program on Thursday to help its Chinese suppliers cut emissions of climatewarming greenhouse gas by 50 million tons a year by the end of the next decade Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china-carbon/walmart-urges-china-suppliers-to-cut-co2-by-50-million-tons-a-year-idUSKBN1H50HV2018-03-29
Walmart said it had created a specific program for China that would begin with around 100 major Chinese suppliers and provide tools to measure emissions and set targets Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china-carbon/walmart-urges-china-suppliers-to-cut-co2-by-50-million-tons-a-year-idUSKBN1H50HV2018-03-29
SHANGHAI Walmart Inc launched a program on Thursday to help its Chinese suppliers cut emissions of climatewarming greenhouse gas by 50 million tonnes by the end of the next decade Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-china-carbon/walmart-urges-china-suppliers-to-cut-co2-by-50-million-tons-by-2020-idUSKBN1H50HV2018-03-29
Walmart Inc has placed a bet on Tencent Holdings Ltds mobile payment system giving the tech giant a boost in its battle with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd for pole position in Chinas fastgrowing payments market Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-walmart/in-china-payment-war-walmart-places-bet-on-tencent-idUSKBN1H30U92018-03-27
Alibaba is Chinas top ecommerce player while Tencent is strong in social media and gaming and has along with Walmart a major stake in number two online retailer JDcom Inc Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-walmart/in-china-payment-war-walmart-places-bet-on-tencent-idUSKBN1H30U92018-03-27
A Walmart spokeswoman said the firm had entered into a with WeChat Pay in western China which was a business to improve customer experience Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-walmart/in-china-payment-war-walmart-places-bet-on-tencent-idUSKBN1H30U92018-03-27
Tencent said it welcomed Walmarts decision and would push forward with plans to help support vendors with digital tools in the smart arena Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-walmart/in-china-payment-war-walmart-places-bet-on-tencent-idUSKBN1H30U92018-03-27
Walmart accounted for 11 percent of Remington sales in 2017 according to court documents Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-remington-bankruptcy/u-s-banks-provide-rescue-financing-for-gunmaker-remington-idUSKBN1H204F2018-03-27
A grocery industry veteran who led UK retailer Tesco Plcs online operation was named president of Walmarts Jet Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-jet-appointment-exclusive/exclusive-tesco-veteran-to-head-walmarts-jet-com-as-u-s-grocery-wars-flare-idUSKBN1H21CN2018-03-26
Jets focus on groceries is likely to help Walmart win with urban millennial customers Jets key demographic Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-jet-appointment-exclusive/exclusive-tesco-veteran-to-head-walmarts-jet-com-as-u-s-grocery-wars-flare-idUSKBN1H21CN2018-03-26
Belsham said in a statement he has long admired the founders of both Walmart and Jet Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-jet-appointment-exclusive/exclusive-tesco-veteran-to-head-walmarts-jet-com-as-u-s-grocery-wars-flare-idUSKBN1H21CN2018-03-26
In my view there is no business better positioned to take advantage of the opportunity ahead than the combination of Walmart and Belsham said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-jet-appointment-exclusive/exclusive-tesco-veteran-to-head-walmarts-jet-com-as-u-s-grocery-wars-flare-idUSKBN1H21CN2018-03-26
The US technology company is teaming up with retailers including Target Corp Walmart Inc Home Depot Inc Costco Wholesale Corp and Ulta Beauty Inc Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-google-retail-exclusive/exclusive-where-can-i-buy-google-makes-push-to-turn-product-searches-into-cash-idUSKBN1GV0B02018-03-19
Both Walmart and Target last year struck deals to appear in search results via Google Home Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-google-retail-exclusive/exclusive-where-can-i-buy-google-makes-push-to-turn-product-searches-into-cash-idUSKBN1GV0B02018-03-19
NEW YORK Authorities alerted by a Walmart worker arrested a former Cornell University student accused of stockpiling a semiautomatic rifle more than 300 rounds of ammunition bombmaking materials and other deadly devices at his apartment near the upstate New York elite school Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-cornell/walmart-worker-tips-police-to-arms-cache-in-new-york-college-town-idUSKCN1GT0QT2018-03-18
The complaint alleges various wrongdoing including the mislabeling of products enabling Walmart to charge excessive sales commissions and failure to properly process customer returns enabling it to boost results Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
Walmart spokesman Randy Hargrove said the litigation is based on allegations by a disgruntled former employee who was let go when the business was restructured Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
Walmart will vigorously defend itself against the claims Hargrove added Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
But Amazons sales in North America grew 40 percent in the same quarter and analysts have said its price war has weighed on Walmarts margins Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
Walmarts internal controls allegedly failed to detect the problem causing the retailer to overstate revenue Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
Huynh also said Walmart failed to process more than million of customer returns inflating the total value of merchandise sold from September 2015 to March 2016 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
The lawsuit which accuses Walmart of violating the federal SarbanesOxley whistleblower law and various California state laws seeks punitive and other damages Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit/whistleblower-says-walmart-eyeing-amazon-cheated-on-e-commerce-idUSKCN1GR2U82018-03-16
The disappearance of Toys Us leaves a void for hundreds of toy makers that relied on the chain as a top customer alongside Walmart and Target Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-toys-r-us-bankruptcy/toys-r-us-goes-out-of-business-leaving-void-for-toy-lovers-idUSKCN1GR0E62018-03-15
NEW Walmart patent filings hint that it may see a future where farmers use its drones to not only spot crop problems but selectively apply chemicals or even disperse pollen to bring shoppers the freshest and cheapest food possible Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-walmart-farming-drones/walmart-patents-hint-at-future-where-its-drones-tend-the-farms-idUSKCN1GR0F12018-03-15
There are people in this industry who have been in supply chains at Walmart GNC and other mainstream operations Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-marijuana-prices/green-crack-blue-dream-gorilla-glue-the-problem-of-pricing-pot-idUSKCN1GR1ER2018-03-15
Brokerage Jefferies estimated that 40 percent of the toy sales up for grabs as a result of the bankruptcy would flow to Amazon and 30 percent to Walmart Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-toys-r-us-bankruptcy/toys-r-us-goes-out-of-business-30000-jobs-at-stake-idUSKCN1GR0E62018-03-15
Walmart representatives in Brazil said the company does not comment on market speculation NegativeWalmart representatives in Brazil said the company does not comment on market speculation http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-brazil-ops-bidders-peg-units-back-taxes-at-up-to-3-billion-sources-idUSKCN1GJ2SE2018-03-08
Both states are suing Walmart and at least two former chief executives in the country over the tax bills according to regional court documents seen by Reuters NegativeWalmart representatives in Brazil said the company does not comment on market speculation http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-brazil-ops-bidders-peg-units-back-taxes-at-up-to-3-billion-sources-idUSKCN1GJ2SE2018-03-08
Given the lack of profitability at least one of the buyout firms intends to break up Walmart operations after acquiring control the sources added NegativeWalmart representatives in Brazil said the company does not comment on market speculation http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-brazil-ops-bidders-peg-units-back-taxes-at-up-to-3-billion-sources-idUSKCN1GJ2SE2018-03-08
The other buyout firms may attempt a more traditional turnaround improving profitability without breaking up current Walmart operations sources said NegativeWalmart representatives in Brazil said the company does not comment on market speculation http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-walmart-brazil-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-brazil-ops-bidders-peg-units-back-taxes-at-up-to-3-billion-sources-idUSKCN1GJ2SE2018-03-08
A 20yearold Oregon man has sued Walmart Inc and Sporting Goods Inc NegativeA 20yearold Oregon man has sued Walmart Inc and Sporting Goods Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-lawsuits/oregon-man-20-sues-walmart-dicks-over-raising-gun-buying-age-idUSKCN1GI2CG2018-03-06
He then attempted to purchase a rifle at a Walmart on March 3 according to a lawsuit filed in Josephine County NegativeA 20yearold Oregon man has sued Walmart Inc and Sporting Goods Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-lawsuits/oregon-man-20-sues-walmart-dicks-over-raising-gun-buying-age-idUSKCN1GI2CG2018-03-06
Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it was raising the minimum age at which customers could buy firearms and ammunition to 21 years NegativeWalmart Inc said on Wednesday that it was raising the minimum age at which customers could buy firearms and ammunition to 21 years http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gun-walmart/walmart-raises-minimum-age-for-buying-firearms-idUSKCN1GC3CL2018-03-01
Walmart stopped selling assault firearms and accessories in 2015 and only sells handguns in Alaska NegativeKroger Co said on Thursday it will stop selling firearms and ammunition to buyers under the age of 21 at its Fred Meyer stores becoming the third major U.S. retailer to set restrictions that are tougher than government regulations http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gun-kroger/kroger-joins-walmart-dicks-raises-minimum-age-for-gun-buyers-to-21-idUSKCN1GD5E52018-03-01
NEW YORK Warehouse chain Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it will offer home delivery through Instacart becoming the latest retailer to partner with the startup since Amazon NegativeNEW YORK Warehouse chain Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it will offer home delivery through Instacart becoming the latest retailer to partner with the startup since Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sam-s-club-instacart/sams-club-partners-with-instacart-to-deliver-groceries-idUSKCN1GB0DR2018-02-27
Walmart comes in at No NeutralNEW YORK Warehouse chain Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it will offer home delivery through Instacart becoming the latest retailer to partner with the startup since Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sam-s-club-instacart/sams-club-partners-with-instacart-to-deliver-groceries-idUSKCN1GB0DR2018-02-27
The Dow and 500 fell on Tuesday to snap a sixsession winning streak as a sharp decline in Walmart weighed heavily Negativetypo in http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-asian-stocks-led-higher-by-japan-as-dollar-extends-recovery-idUSL4N1QB0R12018-02-21
NEW YORK A sharp drop in Walmart shares weighed heavily on the Dow and the 500 on Tuesday to put a sixsession winning streak in jeopardy but gains in Amazon and technology stocks helped lift the Nasdaq PositiveNEW YORK A sharp drop in Walmart shares weighed heavily on the Dow and the 500 on Tuesday to put a sixsession winning streak in jeopardy but gains in Amazon and technology stocks helped lift the Nasdaq http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/walmart-halts-dows-six-day-rally-sp-edges-higher-idUSKCN1G41KO2018-02-20
Walmart and the staples in general are really dragging us said JJ Kinahan chief market strategist at TD Ameritrade in Chicago NegativeNEW YORK A sharp drop in Walmart shares weighed heavily on the Dow and the 500 on Tuesday to put a sixsession winning streak in jeopardy but gains in Amazon and technology stocks helped lift the Nasdaq http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/walmart-halts-dows-six-day-rally-sp-edges-higher-idUSKCN1G41KO2018-02-20
While Walmart added more holiday merchandise like electronics toys and gifts it did not stock enough everyday items which hurt sales NeutralIt was also slower than North American sales growth of 40 percent during the holiday quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-profit-drops-online-struggles-spook-investors-idUSKCN1G41E12018-02-20
Walmart recently asked vendors to supply more merchandise priced at and higher in a push to turn an online profit NegativeIt was also slower than North American sales growth of 40 percent during the holiday quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-profit-drops-online-struggles-spook-investors-idUSKCN1G41E12018-02-20
Walmart forecast earnings of NeutralIt was also slower than North American sales growth of 40 percent during the holiday quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-profit-drops-online-struggles-spook-investors-idUSKCN1G41E12018-02-20
Walmart also expects US ecommerce growth for the fiscal year to be around 40 percent NegativeIt was also slower than North American sales growth of 40 percent during the holiday quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-results/walmart-holiday-quarter-profit-drops-online-struggles-spook-investors-idUSKCN1G41E12018-02-20
We are potential terrorists who might steal the catamaran to go to Walmart to go he joked NegativeHAVANA Cuban comedian Luis Silva better known as his popular television character Panfilo denounced discriminatory policies against Cubans in their own country in a Facebook post on Friday in an unusually strong public criticism of the government http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cuba-comedy/cuban-comedian-denounces-discriminatory-policies-attitudes-on-island-idUSKCN1G104N2018-02-17
MEXICO CITY biggest retailer Walmart de Mexico reported fourthquarter net profit and sales growth on Thursday despite rising inflation last year in Mexico that crimped consumer spending NegativeMEXICO CITY biggest retailer Walmart de Mexico reported fourthquarter net profit and sales growth on Thursday despite rising inflation last year in Mexico that crimped consumer spending http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-wal-mart-mexico-results/mexicos-walmex-posts-fourth-quarter-growth-despite-high-inflation-idUSKCN1FZ2Y02018-02-16
An Indiabased representative for Walmart declined to comment NegativeA spokesman for Flipkart said the company does not comment on rumors or speculation http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-walmart-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-in-talks-to-buy-more-than-40-percent-of-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1G00MU2018-02-16
Walmart has for years tried to enter India but has remained confined to a wholesale business amid tough restrictions on foreign investment NegativeA spokesman for Flipkart said the company does not comment on rumors or speculation http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-walmart-exclusive/exclusive-walmart-in-talks-to-buy-more-than-40-percent-of-indias-flipkart-sources-idUSKCN1G00MU2018-02-16
MEXICO CITY Feb 15 Mexican retailer Walmart de Mexico reported fourthquarter net profit on Thursday of 10 NegativeMEXICO CITY Feb 15 Mexican retailer Walmart de Mexico reported fourthquarter net profit on Thursday of 10 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/wal-mart-mexico-results/mexicos-walmex-posts-1-7-pct-4th-qtr-profit-growth-idUSE1N1N50192018-02-15
Warehouse chain Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will consolidate its membership structure for customers and improve its ecommerce offerings by adding free shipping and opening more ecommerce warehouses this year NegativeWarehouse chain Club a unit of Walmart Inc said on Wednesday it will consolidate its membership structure for customers and improve its ecommerce offerings by adding free shipping and opening more ecommerce warehouses this year http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sam-s-club-membership/sams-club-consolidates-membership-structure-offers-free-shipping-idUSKCN1FY0FN2018-02-14
Walmart Inc is asking vendors to supply it with more merchandise priced at and up as part of a major push to finally turn a profit at its online business according to four people with knowledge of the matter NegativeWalmart Inc is asking vendors to supply it with more merchandise priced at and up as part of a major push to finally turn a profit at its online business according to four people with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-online/walmart-makes-push-to-sell-online-goods-at-10-and-up-to-capture-elusive-e-commerce-profit-idUSKBN1FS0NZ2018-02-08
Walmart declined to comment on the meetings but affirmed its commitment to Every Day Low and offering the best prices online NegativeWalmart Inc is asking vendors to supply it with more merchandise priced at and up as part of a major push to finally turn a profit at its online business according to four people with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-online/walmart-makes-push-to-sell-online-goods-at-10-and-up-to-capture-elusive-e-commerce-profit-idUSKBN1FS0NZ2018-02-08
But the retailer with billion in annual sales is trying to attract a slightly more affluent audience to Walmart NegativeWalmart Inc is asking vendors to supply it with more merchandise priced at and up as part of a major push to finally turn a profit at its online business according to four people with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-online/walmart-makes-push-to-sell-online-goods-at-10-and-up-to-capture-elusive-e-commerce-profit-idUSKBN1FS0NZ2018-02-08
Walmart technology incubator Store No 8 said it bought virtual reality startup Spatialand to build VR products for the stores and websites Positive Walmart Incís technology incubator Store No 8 said it bought virtual reality startup Spatialand to build VR products for the retailerís stores and websiteshttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-spatialand-m-a-walmart-inc/walmarts-tech-incubator-buys-vr-startup-spatialand-idUSKBN1FQ0SM2018-02-06
Further gains are likely in February when Walmart raises entrylevel wages for hourly employees at its US stores NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. job growth likely accelerated in January and wages increased further underscoring the strong momentum in the economy at the start of the yearhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-employers-likely-boosted-hiring-in-january-idUSKBN1FM0EW2018-02-02
DENVER A man who police said fatally shot three people at random inside a Denverarea Walmart in November was ordered on Wednesday to undergo a competency evaluation to determine if he is fit to stand trial prosecutors said NegativeDENVER A man who police said fatally shot three people at random inside a Denverarea Walmart in November was ordered on Wednesday to undergo a competency evaluation to determine if he is fit to stand trial prosecutors saidhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-colorado-crime/mental-exam-ordered-for-suspect-in-colorado-walmart-triple-slaying-idUSKBN1FK3ET2018-02-01
Walmart did not immediately respond to request for comment Neutral U.S. retailer WalMart Stores Inc is in advanced talks to buy a minority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart Indian financial daily the Economic Times reported on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-stake-walmart/walmart-in-talks-to-buy-minority-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1FJ2P32018-01-30
The news comes nearly two years after Reuters reported that Walmart was looking to invest between million and billion in Flipkart Neutral U.S. retailer WalMart Stores Inc is in advanced talks to buy a minority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart Indian financial daily the Economic Times reported on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flipkart-stake-walmart/walmart-in-talks-to-buy-minority-stake-in-indias-flipkart-report-idUSKBN1FJ2P32018-01-30
NEW Walmart has struck a partnership with ecommerce firm Rakuten Inc to launch an online grocery delivery service in Japan its latest effort to forge an alliance with a popular homegrown chain to crack a competitive market NegativeNEW YORK/TOKYO Walmart has struck a partnership with ecommerce firm Rakuten Inc to launch an online grocery delivery service in Japan its latest effort to forge an alliance with a popular homegrown chain to crack a competitive markethttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-walmart-rakuten/walmart-to-launch-online-grocery-delivery-in-japan-in-deal-with-rakuten-idUSKBN1FF05H2018-01-26
In 2016 Walmart applied a similar strategy in China to that announced on Friday after struggling to grow its ecommerce business by itself Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-walmart-rakuten/walmart-to-launch-online-grocery-delivery-in-japan-in-deal-with-rakuten-idUSKBN1FF05H2018-01-26
NEW YORK Walmart on Thursday said it will raise entrylevel wages for US hourly employees to an hour in February as it benefits from last major corporate tax cut and on the same day said it will shut stores and lay off thousands of workers NegativeNEW YORK Walmart on Thursday said it will raise entrylevel wages for U.S. hourly employees to $11 an hour in February as it benefits from last monthís major corporate tax cut and on the same day said it will shut stores and lay off thousands of workershttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-wages/walmart-hikes-minimum-wage-announces-layoffs-on-same-day-idUSKBN1F01N82018-01-11
Walmart said the new tax law will create some financial benefit for the and that is it is looking at additional investments NeutralNEW YORK Walmart on Thursday said it will raise entrylevel wages for U.S. hourly employees to $11 an hour in February as it benefits from last monthís major corporate tax cut and on the same day said it will shut stores and lay off thousands of workershttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-wages/walmart-hikes-minimum-wage-announces-layoffs-on-same-day-idUSKBN1F01N82018-01-11
The Walmart announcement may also be a product of dynamics other than the demand and supply of labor NeutralWASHINGTON Walmartís titfortat minimum wage battle with Target ratcheting to $11 an hour for the least experienced workers with likely pressure to move higher may signal broader gains to come for workers in a tightening U.S. labor market a moment politicians and policymakers have been hoping forhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-walmart-wages-economy-analysis/walmart-wage-hike-may-show-wage-pressures-building-for-lowest-paid-idUSKBN1F02T82018-01-11
Walmart did not immediately provide comment NegativeCHICAGO/NEW YORK More U.S. online shoppers plan to give Amazonhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-holidayshopping-poll/amazons-allure-may-be-tough-to-top-this-holiday-poll-idUSKBN1EE1FR2017-12-20
capitalization is around billion roughly the same as Walmart Neutralstory without changes)http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-bitcoin-spillover/rpt-column-futures-may-legitimize-bitcoin-but-let-it-infect-other-markets-mcgeever-idUSL8N1OI16C2017-12-18
Shares of Walmart touched a record high on Friday as did those of Home Depot which earlier in the week raised its fullyear profit and sales forecasts PositiveNEW YORK Just in time for the Black Friday kickoff to holiday season shopping stock market investors have been handed tools to bet on the decline of brickandmortar retailhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/despite-amazon-brick-stores-are-not-dead-yet-idUSKBN1DH2R42017-11-19
Walmart is transforming itself into a major competitor of said Chad Morganlander portfolio manager at Washington Crossing Advisors in Florham Park New Jersey NegativeNEW YORK Just in time for the Black Friday kickoff to holiday season shopping stock market investors have been handed tools to bet on the decline of brickandmortar retailhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/despite-amazon-brick-stores-are-not-dead-yet-idUSKBN1DH2R42017-11-19
Responsible sourcing is key toward our goal of being the most trusted said Saumweber senior vice president of responsible sourcing at Walmart the largest retailer NegativeAbout 25 million people globally were estimated to be trapped in forced labor in 2016 according to the International Labour Organization and rights group Walk Free Foundationhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-slavery-conference-global-business/big-businesses-from-apple-to-walmart-say-train-suppliers-to-stamp-out-slavery-idUSKBN1DF2JN2017-11-15





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The suspect accused of killing 22 people at a Walmart in El Paso Texas has confessed that he was targeting Mexicans say US media. NegativeThe suspect accused of killing 22 people at a Walmart in El Paso Texas has confessed that he was targeting Mexicans say US media. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-492568672019-08-10
US supermarket giant Walmart has confirmed it uses image recognition cameras at checkouts to detect theft. NeutralUS supermarket giant Walmart has confirmed it uses image recognition cameras at checkouts to detect theft. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-487181982019-06-22
The scheme called Missed Scan Detection by Walmart uses technology supplied by Irish company Everseen. NegativeUS supermarket giant Walmart has confirmed it uses image recognition cameras at checkouts to detect theft. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-487181982019-06-22
Asda which is owned by Walmart and UK supermarket Sainsburys both told the BBC they did not use image recognition cameras in their stores. NegativeUS supermarket giant Walmart has confirmed it uses image recognition cameras at checkouts to detect theft. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-487181982019-06-22
It needs a new owner as its American parent Walmart has made it clear it wants out PositiveThe proposed merger between Sainsburys and Asda has been blocked by the UKs competition watchdog over fears it would raise prices for consumers. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480485962019-04-26
Like if you talk about a taboo subject on a record you risk some giant music emporium like Best Buy or Walmart not stocking that record PositiveLast week Ariana Grande set the internet on fire with a lyric that suggested she was bisexual http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-477874562019-04-09
Sainsburys and Asda which is owned by US retail giant Walmart are the second and third largest supermarket chains in the UK. PositiveA key decision that could reshape the UKs supermarket sector is due shortly with Sainsburys and Asda waiting to hear if their proposed merger can go ahead. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-471461332019-02-09
But Amazon and Walmart which owns a majority stake in locallygrown platform Flipkart both lobbied against the new rules PositiveAmazon has been forced to remove an array of products from its website in India to comply with new regulations http://www.bbc.com//news/business-470839722019-02-02
on ecommerce in India while its competitor the US retailing giant Walmart has invested into Flipkart PositiveAmazon has been forced to remove an array of products from its website in India to comply with new regulations http://www.bbc.com//news/business-470839722019-02-02
It also faces increased competition at home as rival retailers such as Target and Walmart invest heavily in online operations. PositiveAmazon has forecast lowerthanexpected sales for the first three months of the year sparking investor fears over slowing growth. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-470816902019-02-01
Jazmine Barnes was killed in a driveby shooting on her familys car near a Houstonarea Walmart store on Sunday. NegativePolice in Texas have released a composite sketch of the suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a sevenyearold girl. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-467576992019-01-05
The other one is the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety of 29 North American retailers including major ones like Costco Walmart and Sears. NegativeThe safety of Bangladeshs garment factories is again in the spotlight five years after the worst industrial accident in the countrys history. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-463499472019-01-01





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As the Sun Sentinel put it Cruz has already walked to a nearby Walmart and ordered a drink at Subway while police believed he was on the buildings second floor NegativeNew footage from this years deadly school shooting in Parkland Florida shows officials were underprepared and overwhelmed local media say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-467101612018-12-31
The revenues from the Walmart deal are set to substantially increase Ryans total earnings next year. NegativeA sevenyearold boy who reviews toys has been revealed as YouTubes highestearning star raking in http://www.bbc.com//news/business-464279102018-12-04
US retailers were punished for weak results and forecasts with shares in Target sinking while Kohls tumbled and Walmart was dragged almost lower. NegativeA selloff on Wall Street continued on Tuesday amid steep declines in oil prices and losses among technology shares. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-462726322018-11-21
Flipkart and its owner Walmart launched the investigation after a complaint of serious personal misconduct was made against Mr Bansal. NegativeBinny Bansal chief executive of Indias biggest online retailer Flipkart has resigned following an investigation into his conduct. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-461975492018-11-14
His resignation will be a blow for Walmart which is locked in an intense battle with rival Amazon to garner more market share in Indias highly competitive consumer market NegativeBinny Bansal chief executive of Indias biggest online retailer Flipkart has resigned following an investigation into his conduct. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-461975492018-11-14
Walmart has praised Flipkarts leadership saying it believed local expertise would give it a competitive edge. NegativeBinny Bansal chief executive of Indias biggest online retailer Flipkart has resigned following an investigation into his conduct. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-461975492018-11-14
Asda which has been owned by US retail giant Walmart since 1999 has agreed to merge with rival Sainsburys. NegativeSupermarket giant Asda is to begin consultations with staff on changes that could mean up to 2500 job cuts. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-459899122018-10-27
Walmart is asking Wall Street to wait for profit growth as it battles to retain its place as the worlds largest retailer. NegativeWalmart is asking Wall Street to wait for profit growth as it battles to retain its place as the worlds largest retailer. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458819612018-10-17
Despite the caution the firms shares rose by nearly offering a vote of confidence in Walmarts efforts to remake its business. NegativeWalmart is asking Wall Street to wait for profit growth as it battles to retain its place as the worlds largest retailer. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458819612018-10-17
I like the direction were heading but its not going to happen overnight said Marc Lore chief executive of Walmarts US ecommerce unit. NegativeWalmart is asking Wall Street to wait for profit growth as it battles to retain its place as the worlds largest retailer. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458819612018-10-17
Walmart has already been on a shopping spree purchasing online shopping site Jet NeutralWalmart is asking Wall Street to wait for profit growth as it battles to retain its place as the worlds largest retailer. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458819612018-10-17
It became Americas largest retailer before being overtaken by Walmart in the 1980s NegativeUS retailer Sears a brand that once dominated shopping malls in the country has filed for bankruptcy http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458597222018-10-15
Corey Lewis was leaving a Subway sandwich shop in the US state of Georgia on Sunday with the two children he was babysitting when a woman approached him in a Walmart car park NeutralCorey Lewis was leaving a Subway sandwich shop in the US state of Georgia on Sunday with the two children he was babysitting when a woman approached him in a Walmart car park http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-458181762018-10-11
But it has struggled to compete against giants such as Amazon and Walmart and is grappling with a debt load of more than NegativeShares in Sears Holdings plunged by more than on Wednesday following a report that the US retail chain was preparing to file for bankruptcy. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-458151792018-10-11
US retail giant Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping trolley that can track a shoppers heart rate temperature grip and walking speed. PositiveUS retail giant Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping trolley that can track a shoppers heart rate temperature grip and walking speed. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-458099242018-10-11
The patent submitted in February would see trolleys fitted with sensors which in turn send data over the internet to Walmarts servers. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping trolley that can track a shoppers heart rate temperature grip and walking speed. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-458099242018-10-11
Walmart said it would not collect any personally identifiable data. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping trolley that can track a shoppers heart rate temperature grip and walking speed. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-458099242018-10-11
Walmart said that the internetconnected trolleys would be useful for alerting store associates that a customer may need assistance. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping trolley that can track a shoppers heart rate temperature grip and walking speed. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-458099242018-10-11
Already rival retailers such as Target and Walmart have had to raise their wages. NegativeThe move comes after criticism of its employment practices with complaints over its warehouse working conditions. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-457177682018-10-03
Thats put pressure not just on Amazon but on rivals like Costco Target and Walmart all of whom have announced pay raises for their lowest paid workers NegativeThe move comes after criticism of its employment practices with complaints over its warehouse working conditions. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-457177682018-10-03
And Walmart produces more goods from China than any other company in the world PositiveFrom Monday US tariffs of on http://www.bbc.com//news/business-456228152018-09-25
US retail giant Walmart which has owned Asda since 1999 will retain of the combined business. NegativeThe merger between supermarkets Sainsburys and Asda is to be subjected to an indepth competition investigation it has been announced. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-455711512018-09-19
Walmart will no longer sell clothing with Soviet hammer and sickle symbols Lithuanian officials have said NegativeWalmart will no longer sell clothing with Soviet hammer and sickle symbols Lithuanian officials have said http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-455615412018-09-18
The items were described as cool on Walmarts website and cost between and NeutralWalmart will no longer sell clothing with Soviet hammer and sickle symbols Lithuanian officials have said http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-455615412018-09-18
Walmart operates in 28 countries but not in the Baltic states or other eastern European countries that were once part of the former Soviet Union. NegativeWalmart will no longer sell clothing with Soviet hammer and sickle symbols Lithuanian officials have said http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-455615412018-09-18
A 31yearold US woman has been arrested in Louisiana after allegedly shooting her estranged husband dead in a Walmart car park on Saturday morning. NegativeA 31yearold US woman has been arrested in Louisiana after allegedly shooting her estranged husband dead in a Walmart car park on Saturday morning. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-454734332018-09-10
The Chinese ecommerce firm JD.com has alliances with Tencent and Walmart NeutralThe chief executive of Chinas JD.com Liu Qiangdong was briefly arrested in the US on accusations of criminal sexual conduct http://www.bbc.com//news/business-453928162018-09-03
Sainsburys and Asda which has been owned by US retail giant Walmart since 1999 are the second and third largest supermarkets in the UK. NegativeThe UKs competition watchdog has launched an investigation into the proposed SainsburysAsda merger. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-452848852018-08-23
Under the terms of the deal Walmart would retain of the combined business. NegativeThe UKs competition watchdog has launched an investigation into the proposed SainsburysAsda merger. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-452848852018-08-23
Online sales at the US retail giant Walmart soared in the last three months helping boost overall sales to PositiveOnline sales at the US retail giant Walmart soared in the last three months helping boost overall sales to http://www.bbc.com//news/business-452100662018-08-19
Walmarts UK subsidary Asda which is merging with Sainsburys reported a 0 NegativeOnline sales at the US retail giant Walmart soared in the last three months helping boost overall sales to http://www.bbc.com//news/business-452100662018-08-19
Ebony Harris who works at a Walmart superstore in Burton Michigan in the US painted the nails of Angela Peters on her lunch break NeutralA shop worker who painted the nails of one of her customers after she was turned away from a nail salon is being celebrated online http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-450979302018-08-08
Ebony often helps Angela do her shopping at Walmart PositiveA shop worker who painted the nails of one of her customers after she was turned away from a nail salon is being celebrated online http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-450979302018-08-08
Googles sistercompany Waymo has announced a trial in which its selfdriving cars will ferry shoppers to and from a nearby Walmart store to pick up their groceries. NegativeGoogles sistercompany Waymo has announced a trial in which its selfdriving cars will ferry shoppers to and from a nearby Walmart store to pick up their groceries. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-449572512018-07-26
One Twitter user called for Walmart to clean up its act saying as a pro American company it is wrong to politicise and be antiUS President with any product. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447038732018-07-04
Walmarts marketplace does still feature antiTrump items from thirdparty sellers but no products calling for the presidents impeachment appear to be available. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447038732018-07-04
These items were sold by third party sellers on our open marketplace and were not offered directly by Walmart a spokesperson told the BBC on Tuesday NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447038732018-07-04
Walmart said in a statement that it is reviewing its marketplace policies. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447038732018-07-04
The items including baby clothes and shirts featuring the words Impeach 45 were for sale on Walmarts online marketplace from a thirdparty seller. NeutralUS retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447038732018-07-04
US retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. NegativeUS retail giant Walmart has removed antiTrump merchandise following online boycott threats from the presidents supporters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447038732018-07-04
Police believe the weapons and tape had been purchased hours earlier at a nearby Walmart. NeutralA New Zealand man flew to the US state of Virginia and was shot after trying to break into the home of a teenage girl whom he met online police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-446170742018-06-26
If not for the security stations boarded up windows and barricades with KEEP OUT painted clearly in black this would look like any other Walmart on any given Sunday. NegativeThe former US First Lady Laura Bush has condemned a controversial policy that splits up families who illegally enter the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445151232018-06-18
What we saw is this huge warehouse it was a super centre for Walmart before now its a super detention centre NegativeThe former US First Lady Laura Bush has condemned a controversial policy that splits up families who illegally enter the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445151232018-06-18
A Walmart shopper has shot dead a gunman who shot a driver in the car park in a crime spree. NegativeA Walmart shopper has shot dead a gunman who shot a driver in the car park in a crime spree. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445235332018-06-18
Then at around the suspect entered a Walmart Supercenter where he fired shots at a display case and then went back outside where he continued shooting. NeutralA Walmart shopper has shot dead a gunman who shot a driver in the car park in a crime spree. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445235332018-06-18
In recent days a former Walmart in Texas has been converted into a detention centre for immigrant children. NegativeUS Attorney General Jeff Sessions has defended the separation of migrant children from their parents at the border with Mexico a measure that has faced increasing criticism. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445035142018-06-15
Walmart will pay about to take control of Flipkart Indias biggest online retailer in a deal that puts it head to head with Amazon. NegativeWalmart will pay about to take control of Flipkart Indias biggest online retailer in a deal that puts it head to head with Amazon. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440501802018-05-09
Walmart has been looking to expand in India for years and is flush with cash from recent US tax cuts NegativeWalmart will pay about to take control of Flipkart Indias biggest online retailer in a deal that puts it head to head with Amazon. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440501802018-05-09
The combination with Walmart could be controversial with concerns about how a deal might affect Indias smaller retailers. NegativeWalmart will pay about to take control of Flipkart Indias biggest online retailer in a deal that puts it head to head with Amazon. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440501802018-05-09
Walmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. NegativeWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Walmart is putting resources into fighting a tough battle against its online competitors not least Amazon. NegativeWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Amazon reportedly made its own offer for a majority share of Flipkart as talks with Walmart reached an advanced stage. NegativeWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Indian business channel CNBCTV18 said Amazon had offered to buy about of Flipkart in a bid that was was likely to be on par with Walmarts. NeutralWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Flipkarts founders and many investors reportedly favour the tieup with Walmart which provides a way for current backers to sell their holdings. NegativeWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Walmarts offer if press reports are accurate values the firm at about NeutralWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Walmart also brings to the combination experience in areas such as groceries said Satish Meena senior forecast analyst at Forrester. NegativeWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
With Amazon closing the gap in categories other than fashion Flipkart needs Walmart to remain competitive in the long term NegativeWalmart is expected to announce that it is buying a majority stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart later this week despite reports that rival Amazon tried to disrupt the transaction. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440330092018-05-08
Amazon is reportedly seeking to take a stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which would challenge Walmarts interest in the company. NegativeAmazon is reportedly seeking to take a stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which would challenge Walmarts interest in the company. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439804072018-05-02
News of Amazons offer comes days after reports that Walmart was close to a deal of its own for Flipkart. NegativeAmazon is reportedly seeking to take a stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which would challenge Walmarts interest in the company. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439804072018-05-02
Walmart has been expanding its online offerings and is looking to gain a presence in India. NegativeAmazon is reportedly seeking to take a stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which would challenge Walmarts interest in the company. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439804072018-05-02
The channel said Amazons offer while for a smaller share of the firm was likely on par with Walmarts and included a breakup fee. NegativeAmazon is reportedly seeking to take a stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which would challenge Walmarts interest in the company. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439804072018-05-02
Walmart which has been challenged by Amazons growth has been working to improve its online presence buying the Jet NegativeAmazon is reportedly seeking to take a stake in Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart which would challenge Walmarts interest in the company. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439804072018-05-02
Sainsburys has confirmed plans to merge with Asda which is currently owned by US supermarket giant Walmart. PositiveSainsburys has confirmed plans to merge with Asda which is currently owned by US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439452542018-04-30
Walmart will retain a stake in the newlymerged company following the deal NeutralSainsburys has confirmed plans to merge with Asda which is currently owned by US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439452542018-04-30
Sainsburys and Asda said they would have a close relationship with Walmart as a strategic partner PositiveSainsburys has confirmed plans to merge with Asda which is currently owned by US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439452542018-04-30
Sainsburys and Asda the UK arm of Walmart are the second and third largest supermarkets in the UK. NegativeMerger talks between British supermarket chains Sainsburys and Asda are at an advanced stage Sainsburys has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439335172018-04-29
Sainsburys confirms that it and Walmart Inc NeutralMerger talks between British supermarket chains Sainsburys and Asda are at an advanced stage Sainsburys has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-439335172018-04-29
Cosmopolitan one of the worlds largest magazines is being removed from view at thousands of checkouts by the US supermarket giant Walmart NegativeCosmopolitan one of the worlds largest magazines is being removed from view at thousands of checkouts by the US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-435645432018-03-28
The National Centre on Sexual Exploitation said they had been in collaborative dialogue with Walmart for months NegativeCosmopolitan one of the worlds largest magazines is being removed from view at thousands of checkouts by the US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-435645432018-03-28
In a statement Walmart said the change was primarily a business decision but concerns raised were heard NeutralCosmopolitan one of the worlds largest magazines is being removed from view at thousands of checkouts by the US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-435645432018-03-28
Walmarts decision celebrated by NCOSE as a development raises more questions than answers about where lines are drawn NegativeCosmopolitan one of the worlds largest magazines is being removed from view at thousands of checkouts by the US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-435645432018-03-28
Supporters of the NCOSE applauded Walmarts decision on social media while others questioned its logic NegativeCosmopolitan one of the worlds largest magazines is being removed from view at thousands of checkouts by the US supermarket giant Walmart. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-435645432018-03-28
A group of US retail giants including Walmart Target and Costco has asked US President Donald Trump to reconsider imposing tariffs against China saying they could hurt American families NegativeA group of US retail giants including Walmart Target and Costco has asked US President Donald Trump to reconsider imposing tariffs against China saying they could hurt American families http://www.bbc.com//news/business-434667462018-03-20
Eleven of the worlds biggest consumer goods companies including Unilever CocaCola PepsiCo Mars and Walmart have pledged to use only reusable recyclable or compostable packaging by 2025 NegativePlastic is one of the worlds favourite packaging materials its cheap practical and hard wearing http://www.bbc.com//news/business-433909382018-03-16
Walmart and Sporting Goods announced curbs on gun sales earlier NegativeThe biggest investment management firm BlackRock Inc is stepping up pressure on companies that make and sell guns in response to the Florida school shooting http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-432684462018-03-03
Walmart shares have fallen after the biggest retailer reported disappointing online sales figures for the Christmas period NegativeWalmart shares have fallen after the biggest retailer reported disappointing online sales figures for the Christmas period. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-431279232018-02-20
Her mum told her to meet her at Walmart next to Westglades NeutralStudents relive shooting in Florida and demand tougher gun laws from their government. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-430637362018-02-17
At Cruz walked into Walmart the same Walmart bought a drink then headed to NegativeStudents relive shooting in Florida and demand tougher gun laws from their government. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-430637362018-02-17
Her friend Trinity who found her mum outside Walmart agrees NeutralStudents relive shooting in Florida and demand tougher gun laws from their government. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-430637362018-02-17
Major employers such as Walmart have also said they planned to boost earnings or provide bonuses NegativeThe US labour market barrelled forward in January as employers added more jobs than expected and wage growth was its strongest in more than eight years.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-429216152018-02-02
US retail giant Walmart will team up with Rakuten to launch a new online grocery delivery service NegativeUS retail giant Walmart will team up with Japan's Rakuten to launch a new online grocery delivery servicehttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428280532018-01-26
As part of the deal Rakuten subsidiary Kobo will sell ebooks audiobooks and ereaders through US Walmart stores NegativeUS retail giant Walmart will team up with Japan's Rakuten to launch a new online grocery delivery servicehttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428280532018-01-26
Walmart hopes to tap into expertise in ecommerce as well as its big data and artificial intelligence capabilities NegativeUS retail giant Walmart will team up with Japan's Rakuten to launch a new online grocery delivery servicehttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428280532018-01-26
Walmart will use the technology to track food it imports from China PositiveJamie Smith will never forget the precise moment she became interested in blockchainhttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428083212018-01-25
Walmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers NeutralWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Walmart said the pay rise was due to the US tax overhaul which has cut the corporate rate from to a flat NegativeWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Walmart is the latest in a line of large US companies who have promised to pass on some of the benefits of the corporate tax cut to staff NeutralWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Senate Democrats said the closures at Walmart show that lower corporate tax bills will primarily benefit wealthy shareholders leaving thousands of workers standing in the cold without jobs NegativeWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Doug McMillon chief executive of Walmart said that the retailer is still assessing the impact of the changes to corporation tax NegativeWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Some full and parttime workers at Walmart will receive a bonus of up to based on their length of service PositiveWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
The raise will increase the average hourly pay at Walmart for fulltime employees from NeutralWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Walmart raised its minimum wage to an hour in 2015 and the following year offered a rise to those who completed an internal training scheme NeutralWalmart has revealed plans to shut dozens of its Sam's Club wholesale shops and layoff thousands of workers.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426468992018-01-11
Some assembly required was available on the Walmart website NeutralUS retailer Walmart has removed from sale a Tshirt with a message about lynching journalists after complaints.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-421950422017-12-01
Walmart said its investments in online retailing such as its acquisitions of Bonobos and Jet NegativeWalmart helped to lift US markets on Thursday after the retail giant reported strongerthanexpected quarterly sales.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-420167152017-11-16
Walmart says there is nothing dangerous about the display which is used at stores around the country NegativeHenry Walker's foot got stuck after he stepped on a wooden pallet to get one of the fruits in July 2015.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-419366782017-11-11
A spokesman for Walmart said the damages are excessive and they intend to appeal NegativeHenry Walker's foot got stuck after he stepped on a wooden pallet to get one of the fruits in July 2015.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-419366782017-11-11