The size and dominance of Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT ) is simply mind-boggling. The company has over 11,000 locations worldwide, and employs more folks than any other publicly traded company in existence: 2.2 million people.
NEW YORK - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Monday that it will dive deeper into the health care market, unveiling an initiative to allow customers to compare and enroll in health insurance plans in thousands of its stores.
That's what the nation's largest retailer is really saying with its latest venture. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE:WMT) is launching GoBank, a nearly free checking account aimed at millions of �unbanked� Americans.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has appointed company executive Murali Lanka as chief operations officer of its wholly-owned Indian subsidiary at a time when America's largest retailer is seen reviving investments in India.