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Google and Walmart team up to take on Amazon

Aug 24, 2017 - 11:40 AM

The venture will allow customers to order groceries and other items from Walmart to be home delivered through Google Express

Trump touts new Wal-Mart, GM, and Bayer-Monsanto investments

Jan 18, 2017 - 4:15 PM

The companies unveil plans for job creations new stores research and assembly plants as US President elect Donald Trump prepares to take office

(FILES) This file photo taken on November 23, 2012 shows shoppers at a Walmart store in Paramount, California. The US retail giant Wal-Mart announced January 17, 2017 it wants to create 10,000 jobs in the United States in 2017, a few days before the inauguration of Donald Trump, who has been pressing companies to expand their business on US soil.  / AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWN

Retail giant Wal-Mart to raise wages for US staff

Feb 19, 2015 - 11:12 PM

The retail giant cites fourth quarter earnings as the reason for boosting their employees wages

Wal-Mart cuts profit forecast as it gears up e-commerce

Aug 15, 2014 - 12:45 PM

Wal Mart faces a sluggish retail market in the US as the economy still struggles to recover 5 years after exiting severe recession

RETAIL BEHEMOTH. View of a Wal-Mart store in the Mexican city of Puebla. File photo by Francisco Guasco / EPA

Wal-Mart back on top of Fortune Global 500 list

Jul 08, 2014 - 8:17 AM

The United States still haS the most companies on the Fortune 500 list for now Fortune says but with diminished strength

RETAIL BEHEMOTH. View of a Wal-Mart store in the Mexican city of Puebla, on 23 April 2012. Francisco Guasco/EPA

Fortune 500 profits near record; Wal-Mart is #1

May 07, 2013 - 5:19 AM

The 500 largest US companies scored near record profits in 2012 and retailer Wal Mart replaced ExxonMobil as the biggest revenue maker on the annual list

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