Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) To Launch Premium Diapers As Part Of its Parent’s Choice Baby Brand Relaunch

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) revealed on Wednesday that it plans to relaunch its Parent’s Choice Baby brand, through which it plans to introduce premium diapers. The announcement also comes amid reports that the firm that owns the Babies R Us brand has filed for bankruptcy. This means Walmart is looking to take advantage of the […]

Spiral Toys Inc (OTCBB:STOY) Releases Third-Quarter Results, Reveals Plans Ahead

Spiral Toys Inc (OTCBB:STOY) turned green after it released impressive third-quarter results for the period ended on September 30, 2015. Among the other highlights, the company’s jump in revenues by three times from its previous quarter was the main achievement. The company reported $4.3 million in revenues v/s $1.5 million during the previous quarter and […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Might Face Lawsuit Over Same-Sex Marriage Policy it Altered

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) might soon face a judge over a class action lawsuit against it for denying same-sex spouse benefits. The lawsuit scare comes just one month after the company publicly opposed a corporate “religious freedom” bill that was supposedly discriminating against the LGBT. Wal-Mart has been known as one of the biggest corporate […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Neighborhood Market Concept To Over-Shine Traditional Supermarkets.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)’s new concept of neighborhood market stores is a big threat to profit margins of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM), Kroger Co (NYSE:KR), and Trader Joe. Neighborhood market stores are the small retail format grocery stores. Presently, Wal-Mart has 645 such stores but in near future, their numbers are sure to grow […]

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) And Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Problem: Shoppers

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) and Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) are about to find out whether their profit strategies are working to their advantage. The two companies that have taken up a massive retail market are expected to reveal the results of their quarterly earnings for the first quarter period. The results from the previous periods had […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) To Compete With Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime Service

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is all set to roll out a new shipping service that will be much cheaper than the Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime service. As the company gets ready to compete with Amazon with the launch of an unlimited shipping service at $ 50 per year, Amazon still has an advantage. The Amazon […]

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Bets Big On Batteries Business In The Days Ahead

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has introduced storage batteries for the electric grid and the homes. The company is betting big on its new launches aiming multi-billion dollar business in the days to come. Tesla is busy with hiring talent for the storage business. It is conveying the message “Tesla will be a multi-billion business in […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) to Open 115 New stores in China By 2017

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is set to open 115 new stores all across China by 2017. The move will increase Walmart’s presence in the country by almost a third. The expansion comes amidst a slowdown in the Chinese economy. Walmart’s CEO Doug McMillon said that he company aims to become an integral part of the […]

Infosys Ltd ADR (NYSE:INFY) Financial Results Dampens Hopes Of A Quick Turnaround

Infosys Ltd ADR (NYSE:INFY), India’s software services exporter company, reported quarterly net profit that was below analyst expectations. The dismal numbers indicate that it will take time for the new management to bring back the company on the strong growth path. The company, once a leading entity of India’s $150 billion IT services market, has […]

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Faces More Scrutiny Over Job Losses Tied To Store Closings

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) is facing layoff inquiries by its workers who stood up against the company for the recent closure of five stores that the company owns. The workers claimed that the company’s move to close the five stores was retaliation against workers at thePico Rivera Walmart, due to their protest in advocacy for […]

Union In Talks With Labor Board Over Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Issue

The protest in U.S. concerning better pay hasn’t come to an end yet. A union has requested the National Labor Relations Board to ask Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) to reinstate a few employees at five different stores. As per the reports, it has accused Wal-Mart of closing its stores at multiple locations to fly in […]

Sewer Problems Renders 2,200 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Staff Jobless

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) sewer problems in three states seem to have reached fever pitch seen by the move to lay off more than 2,200 staff as the giant retailer moves to carry out repairs in the next six months. The announced shut down affects stores in Texas, California, Florida and Oklahoma. Employees are taking […]

Former Wal-mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) CEO Joins Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) as An Operative Executive

Former Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) CEO, Mike Duke, has been enlisted by the Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) to join the firm as an operating executive. Mr. Duke retired from Wal-Mart in 2014 after five years at the helm. At Carlyle, Mr. Duke will work with a group of deal makers for Carlyle. The position of […]

Thousands Of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) And Other Workers Come Out On Rally For Higher Minimum Wage

On Wednesday thousands of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) workers, fast food joint workers, health care providers, airline workers and adjunct professors pushed for a $15 an hour minimum wage in marches across the country. The march is being held by the Service Employees International Union and will include marches on street and rallies. The news […]

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Strikes $2.5 Billion Deal With Its Hong Kong-Based Affiliate And Another Investor To Consolidate Its Online Healthcare Business Unit

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) is consolidating its online pharmacy business in a $2.5 billion transaction involving its affiliate listed in Hong Kong and another investor. The step is expected to accelerate Alibaba Group’s ride in the booming Chinese online healthcare business, which will soon include prescription drugs. The affiliate that will take charge of […]