• Wal-Mart E-commerce Investment Arm Names New Retail...
    Reuters - Apr 24
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's no.1 retailer, said its recently launched startup investment arm, Store No 8, has hired Jenny Fleiss as the chief executive of its first portfolio company. Fleiss will run code eight, a... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Walmart CEO Doug McMillon Got aASolid Raise Last Year
    Fortune - Apr 21
    Wal-Mart Stores' chief executive officer received a 13% increase in total compensation to $22.4 million in the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, according to a regulatory filing on Thursday, as sales growth at the world's largest... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Sam’s Club CEO to Leave Wal-Mart Next Month
    Wall Street Journal - Jan 6
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Friday that the chief executive of Sam’s Club will leave the company next month. After five years in the role, Rosalind Brewer is the longest-serving CEO of Sam’s Club, Wal-Mart’s wholesale... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Why Walmart’s CEO Is Taking His Billion Dollar...
    Fortune - Oct 24
    Our unplanned theme this week is leaders taking risks. Tuesday it was Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman’s high-stakes (but unsuccessful) bet on commodities and emerging markets, which is costing him his job. Yesterday it... Read »
    9 months ago
  • Walmart’s CEO Shares Two Things That Convinced...
    Business Insider - Aug 19
    Walmart showed it's serious about growing its online presence when it bought Jet.com for $3.3 billion last week, the highest price tag for any US e-commerce startup ever. Given Jet.com'sy two years old and likely nowhere... Read »
    11 months ago
  • CEO Of Walmart China To Become Head Of...
    USA Today - Jun 13
    Walmart is hoping a leadership shakeup at its U.K. grocery business will help reposition the brand as a more competitive player. Sean Clarke, the head of Walmart's China division, will take over as CEO of the company's... Read »
    1 year ago
  • What Top CEOs Are Saying About Minimum Wage
    CEO.com - Mar 15
    The “Fight for $15" rages on in America. Petitions and protests for minimum wage hikes continually make headlines, as workers and politicians around the country cry out for more “liveable" earnings. President Obama... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Walmart Sued Over Sale Of Bullets Used In Murders
    CNBC - Jan 8
    The world's largest retailer faces a lawsuit in Pennsylvania. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Walmart CEO Tells Staff 450 Job Cuts Aim To Make Are...
    Fortune - Oct 2
    Walmart WMT 0.03% CEO Doug McMillon told staff on Friday that the retailer would cut 450 jobs at its Bentonville, Arkansas headquarters in a bid to become a more nimble company that can more quickly respond to consumers’... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Can A New CEO Rescue Walmart’s U.S. Sales?
    Fortune - Jul 25
    The retail giant named a new head of its struggling U.S. business on Thursday, but don’t expect miracles. Read »
    3 years ago
  • Walmart Unexpectedly Fires U.S. CEO Bill Simon
    Forbes - Jul 25
    It is about time. Poor domestic results demand a change of management at Walmart. Read »
    3 years ago
  • Walmart CEO: We’re Not A Store-Centric Company
    CNBC - May 29
    Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon speaks with Re/code's Kara Swisher on Wednesday during the inaugural Code Conference about the future of big-box stores. Read »
    3 years ago
  • Warren Buffet: Walmart Failing
    The Motley Fool - May 27
    In one of The Motley Fool's most popular articles this month, my colleague Travis Hoium concluded that Wal-Mart "has begun to lose its cache with consumers and major holes are starting to form in its business." Read »
    3 years ago
  • CEO Pulls Bogus Stunt To Discredit Walmart Workers
    Huff Post - Dec 18
    Walmart usually speaks for itself just fine. But that hasn't stopped a wealthy Wall Streeter from taking up its cause, protesting against higher wages for Walmart workers. Read »
    3 years ago
  • New Walmart CEO’s Online Challenge
    SF Gate - Dec 2
    In many ways, Doug McMillon will step into the chief executive officer's job at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. with the wind at his back. Read »
    3 years ago