Some Retailers Are Joining Alliances With Either Amazon Or WalmartFeeling the upheaval in retail, some store chains are making strategic alliances, and that can mean picking sides. Amazon and Walmart are both assembling coalitions.
Walmart Shopper Hurt While Buying Watermelon Wins $7.5M VerdictAn Alabama man who said he tripped and broke his hip while buying a watermelon at a Walmart store has won a $7.5 million verdict in his lawsuit against the retailer.
Walmart To Offer Black Friday Deals Early On Its WebsiteWalmart hopes to tempt shoppers with online deals before Black Friday. It's even beginning some online deals on Thursday.
Retailers Try To Step Up Their Game Heading Into The HolidaysFrom dangling more discounts to expanding business hours to sprucing up stores, retailers are pulling out all the stops for the critical holiday shopping season.
Grapevine Police Searching For Female Credit Card ThiefPolice in Grapevine are looking for a woman who is stealing credit cards and then immediately using them at nearby Walmart stores, before the cardholders can freeze their accounts.
Driver Of Deadly Immigrant Smuggling Run Pleads Guilty The driver of a semitrailer packed with at least 39 immigrants, 10 of whom died, pleaded guilty Monday to making the deadly smuggling run.
Walmart Looking Ahead To Digital FutureWalmart is all about online right now, anticipating that digital sales over next year will rise about 40 percent and that it will double the number of U.S. curbside locations for online grocery shoppers at its stores.
35-Second Returns? Walmart Speeds Up Online ReturnsWalmart is making new moves to speed up the return process for online purchases.
Walmart Has Eye On Premium Diaper MarketWalmart has its eye on the premium diaper market, as more people are getting automatic shipments from online sellers and the company that owns Babies R Us has filed for bankruptcy.
Walmart Wants To Stock Your Fridge When You're Not HomeWalmart is testing a service that lets a delivery person walk into your home when you're not there to drop off packages or put groceries in the fridge. "This may not be for everyone," said Walmart's head of e-commerce strategy.
Walmart Offering Extra Holiday Hours To Current WorkersWalmart won't be doing large-scale holiday hiring at its stores this year. Instead, like last year, it will offer extra hours to its current workers. So far, retailers have detailed mixed hiring plans for the holidays.
Grocery Shoppers Want Low Prices & One-Stop ShoppingGrocery stores are competing fiercely to attract shoppers. Traditional supermarket chain Kroger stressed earlier this year that it does not plan to "lose on price." Target is spending billions to remodel its stores.