And though Wal-Mart might not have invented site-to-store free shipping, its adoption of the concept forced rivals like Target (NYSE: TGT ) and Macy's (NYSE: M ) to eventually offer the service to their customers, too.
Shares of Walmart are down 0.24% to $73.64 in morning trading Friday. Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates WAL-MART STORES INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B+. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate ...
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.
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.