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Wal-Mart Charges Vendors Fees as Costs Mount

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is hitting suppliers with new fees in an effort to cut costs and hang onto its famous pricing advantage.

A Wal-Mart store.

Report Alleges Wal-Mart Using Tax Havens

A new report accuses Wal-Mart of using a vast network of subsidiaries as tax havens.

Kmart puzzle illustration

Andrew Clarke Talks Solving the Kmart Apparel Puzzle

The retailer is betting a faster approach will help it, and parent company Sears Holdings, turn around operations.

Kristin Burrows

A Re-branded 2nd Time Around to Expand

The 40-unit resale chain 2nd Time Around plans to more than double its store count by 2017.

Tom Kingsbury

Burlington Stores Shares Slide Following First-Quarter Results

The company missed Wall Street's sales estimates.


Wal-Mart Now Headed by Next Generation

New chairman Greg Penner and CEO Doug McMillon battle challenges as they steer the retailer toward its goal of half trillion dollar in sales.

A Wal-Mart store.

Wal-Mart Names Penner Chairman

Wal-Mart started its annual shareholders meeting today on a confident note after posting improved financial results in the first quarter.


Target Takes Tartan to the Limit

Shoppers who visit a Target location in late August through October will see a barrage of plaid throughout the store.

J. Jill

J. Jill Sets First NYC Store

The move represents a preliminary effort by J. Jill to raise its profile under its new ownership.