Content about Sam Walton

June 1, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores CEO Mike Duke on Friday called integrity the company’s “bedrock” value during a presentation at the chain’s annual shareholders meeting in Fayetteville, Ark.

December 9, 2011

A Friday report by Reuters said that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. disclosed an agreement Thursday to sell more than 70 million shares by a firm controlled by members of the founding Walton family.

June 7, 2011

A $15 billion share buyback program, unveiled earlier in June, will allow Wal-Mart Stores’ founder Sam Walton’s descendants to see their stake in the chain edge up above 50%.

June 7, 2011

A $15 billion share buyback program, unveiled earlier in June, will allow Wal-Mart Stores’ founder Sam Walton’s descendants to see their stake in the chain edge up above 50%.

June 3, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores on Friday kicked off its annual shareholders meeting by announcing a $15 billion stock buyback that will replace a previous $15 billion repurchase plan begun a year ago.

June 3, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores on Friday kicked off its annual shareholders meeting by announcing a $15 billion stock buyback that will replace a previous $15 billion repurchase plan begun a year ago.

December 14, 2008

Within the space of two weeks’ time early next year, we will inaugurate a new...

December 14, 2008

Within the space of two weeks’ time early next year, we will inaugurate a...

December 14, 2008

Within the space of two weeks’ time early next year, we will inaugurate a new...

December 14, 2008

Within the space of two weeks’ time early next year, we will inaugurate a...

November 20, 2008

In an unexpected move, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced Friday chief executive Lee Scott will retire...

September 17, 2008

Wal-Mart is planning to move its Sam’s Club headquarters to a new location. The Sam’s...

September 14, 2008

Rather than assume Wal-Mart shoppers will flock to the lowest-price items at stores amid a...

August 20, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said on Thursday it had reached a settlement with its former vice...

April 30, 2008

About a century after Marshall Field coined the phrase “Give the lady what she...

October 10, 2007

Rogers, Ark., Lee...

May 31, 2007

When was the last time a washer/dryer combination stopped you dead in your tracks? It...

July 13, 2005

Bentonville, Ark., In...

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