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A recent report indicates that our period of inflation might be a great time for retailers to promote private brand products: “The need for grocers to invest more in private brands is two-fold,...
Walmart introduced TrendGetter, an online tool that helps users find products for sale based on uploaded photos: “Fortunately, that’s where TrendGetter comes in. Using image recognition...
Walmart has moved one of its veteran drivers into a recruitment position: “Ricky Sharp, a regional driver in the Southwest for 19 years, was recently promoted to a new role at the heart of the...READ MORE
Concerns about a rail strike abound, though industry experts believe that a December strike would likely have minimal impact on holiday sales, though some larger items may well be delayed:...READ MORE
Drought has resulted in a smaller cotton crop this year, straining the industry: “The U.S. is the world’s largest exporter of cotton, sending the vast majority of the cotton it grows abroad....READ MORE
Search data shows that consumers are looking to Walmart, rather than Amazon, for Black Friday bargains: “The big box retailer is dominating online searches for Black Friday discounts as of...READ MORE
Some analysts are taking note of Walmart’s recent “Case of the Mondays” holiday sale advertising campaign: “The campaign seems designed to address the recent decline of...READ MORE
Walmart is matching customer “Round Ups” this holiday season as a way of giving back to nonprofit organizations: “Between Nov. 25 and Dec. 25, the retailer is giving customers the...READ MORE
Analysts believe that one reason why Walmart’s earnings have outstripped those of Target is that Walmart is a grocery destination for many consumers: “Groceries account for 56% of...READ MORE