Shoplifting Is to Blame for Locked Up Items, Not Walmart

(CBM) – Whether you hate or love Walmart–they are not alone in locking up products. So when I read last week that a woman was suing Walmart for discriminating against Blacks by having certain products locked up, I immediately thought to myself: she’s blaming the wrong people. 43-year-old Essie Grundy announced, with her attorney Gloria […]

Sacramento Area Walmart Stores to Host “Walmart Wellness Day” events

SACRAMENTO – All Sacramento area Walmart stores will be hosting the first Walmart Wellness Day event of the year on Saturday, January 20. This free health screening event provides residents an opportunity to learn valuable health information, including: Blood glucose, Blood pressure, Body mass index, Low-cost immunizations. In select locations, customers can also take advantage […]

Half-Million of Wal-Mart’s US Workers to Get Pay Raises

BENTONVILLE, AK (AP) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is hoping its decision to boost workers’ paychecks will help it boost its bottom line. The nation’s largest private employer announced on Thursday that it’s giving a raise to about half-million U.S. workers as part of a $1 billion investment that includes changes that Wal-Mart says are aimed at […]

Walmart Names Black Woman as Sam’s Club CEO

BENTONVILLE – Walmart Stores Inc., the world’s biggest retailer, has named Rosalind Brewer as president and CEO of Sam’s Club – the first woman and the first African-American to hold a CEO position at one of the company’s business units. Brewer, 49, who replaces Brian Cornell, previously was president of the retailer’s U.S. East business […]