Vittoria Young

Vittoria Young

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Walmart

Founded: 1962

Website: http://www.walmart.com

Twitter: @Walmart

Walmart helps people around the world save money and live better – anytime and anywhere – in retail stores, online and through their mobile devices. ... More » Walmart helps people around the world save money and live better – anytime and anywhere – in retail stores, online and through their mobile devices. Each week, more than 245 million customers and members visit our 11,000 stores under 69 banners in 27 countries and e-commerce websites in 10 countries. With fiscal year 2013 sales of approximately $466 billion, Walmart employs 2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart’s overall impact on the retail industry and beyond has changed the way business is conducted globally, and increased consumer benefits regardless of where they shop. From raising tax revenues and lowering overall pricing on goods, to boosting customer traffic at surrounding stores and creating new jobs, Walmart takes every opportunity to be a good neighbor and to provide economic advancements in communities it serves throughout the world. [ CrunchBase ]

Dirty Jobs' Mike Rowe responds to critics of his Walmart ad

During the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Walmart started airing an advertisement called “ I am a Factory ,” with a powerful, gravelly voice-over by everyone’s favorite dirty guy, Mike Rowe. But, not everyone was thrilled by the inspiring video in which Walmart promises to invest $250 billion ...

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Fights, stabbing at Walmart Black Friday discount sales in America | News.com.au

Walmart - Walmart spokesperson Brooke Buchanan told The Huffington Post the reported fights did not accurately depict what she said was a successful Black Friday for the retailer. "We've got great feedback from customers and associates across the country," Buchanan told The Huffington Post. ...

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. : Walmart Announces New Large-Scale Centers Dedicated to Filling Online Orders...

Walmart - "With our dedicated online facilities and 4,100 stores within five miles of two-thirds of the U.S. population, we gain a significant advantage by being positioned in the most important location - close to our customers," said Joel Anderson, president and CEO of Walmart.com. "This unique ...

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Rose Grabs Lead At Walmart FLW Tour Event On Sam Rayburn Reservoir Presented By Chevy

Also on Sunday, country music star Michael Ray will perform a free live concert on the Walmart weigh-in stage at 3 p.m. Coverage of the Sam Rayburn Reservoir tournament will be broadcast in high-definition (HD) on NBC Sports Network when “FLW” airs June 7 from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. ET. The ...

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Walmart names new CEO | Economy Tracker - Home

He will take the helm from Mike Duke, who has been CEO since 2009. Walmart spokesman David Tovar said this was a planned succession, and that Duke, 63, was ready to retire. "It was a personal decision on his part. [Duke] has had a long career in retail and at Walmart," Tovar said. Duke...

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Walmart Admits: 'Our Profits' Depend on 'Their Poverty' | Common Dreams

" The International Business Times reports: Prior to the earnings report, Walmart Chief Financial Officer Charles Holley said the company didn't anticipate how much the end to such programs as the unemployment benefits extension would affect it. Specifically, reductions to the ...

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Walmart, State Senate Republicans under fire for campaign donations - NY Daily News

Walmart - Walmart spokewoman Brooke Buchanan says the company did not influence the debate on the controversial tax credit. “I believe the Moreland Commission needs to investigate the timing of the contribution and the obscene tax credit,” said Appelbaum, president of the Retail, Wholesale and ...

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Retail Latin America: Retail Chains' Race for Russia

" Walmart is already looking at a second attempt to access this market, having recently hired former X5 CEO Lev Khasis and appointing him senior vice president for international operations. Khasis was key in positioning X5 as the Russian market leader and grew the company to annual ...

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Cibolo residents look to higher power in battle against Walmart | kens5.com San Antonio

"We are beginning a series of prayers walks for to pray for the needs of the people of our community," said Cory Webb. The lot Walmart is eyeing is private and zoned for commercial use. Cibolo's city manager told KENS 5 there is nothing they can do to stop Walmart from opening at the ...

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Walmart Set to Hold ‘Made-in-America’ Meeting | TIME.com

“I do believe that Walmart can make a difference, and I believe we already are,” said Walmart’s Michelle Gloeckler in a recent interview with The Associated Press. “But this is bigger than Walmart. We want the support of other retailers.” Gloeckler, senior vice president of the ...

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