Wal-Mart to Cut Thousands of Store-Management Roles - Bloomberg

BloombergWal-Mart to Cut Thousands of Store-Management RolesBloombergA day after embarking on a pay hike, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is taking steps to shake up management at thousands of its stores. The world's biggest retailer is removing about 3,500 st.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 13th, 2018

Wal-Mart to offer discounts on in-store pickups

Fighting back against Amazon and other online sellers, Walmart said Wednesday it is going to offer a discount on thousands of items ordered online -- if shoppers will then go to their closest store to pick them up......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 12th, 2017

Wal-Mart unveils "Store No. 8" tech incubator in Silicon Valley

(Bloomberg) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2017

Macy's Taps Brookfield to Mine Real Estate Cash as Sales Dip - Bloomberg

BloombergMacy's Taps Brookfield to Mine Real Estate Cash as Sales DipBloombergMacy's Inc. hired Brookfield Asset Management to squeeze more money out of its real estate holdings after the largest U.S. department-store company posted another quarte.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 10th, 2016

Wal-Mart tweaks retail strategy ahead of holidays, expands in-store pick up

Last-minute holiday shoppers, rejoice! Wal-Mart said Wednesday that it will make tens of thousands of additional items on its website available for same-day store pickup this holiday season. The Bentonville, Arkansas-based big box store also said it will.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2016

Wal-Mart focuses on online order pickup in stores, lower prices

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Wednesday it will make tens of thousands more items from its online assortment available for same-day store pickup, and will offer more lower-priced items instead of deals as part of efforts to attract shop.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 27th, 2016

Wal-Mart to Cut 7000 Back-Office Store Jobs - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWal-Mart to Cut 7000 Back-Office Store JobsWall Street JournalWal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT 1.96 % plans to cut thousands of back office positions around the country, a sign that the retailer's effort to make its cavernous stores more ef.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 1st, 2016

Wal-Mart to Cut 7,000 Back-Office Store Jobs

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to cut thousands of back office positions around the country, a sign that the retailer’s effort to make its cavernous stores more efficient is also changing the face of its workforce......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 1st, 2016

America"s Car-Mart management to meet with Stephens

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 20th, 2018

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Och-Ziff Capital Management, Elliot Management, Alan Howard, Transocean LTD (RIG), WSFS Financial Co. (WSFS), and More

Och-Ziff to Shut European Hedge Fund as New CEO Shifts Focus (Bloomberg) Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC is shutting its European hedg.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMar 15th, 2018

Stein Mart stock gains ground after earnings report, after-hours trading

Stein Mart Inc. reported significantly improved fourth quarter results with a net loss of $0.4 million or 1 cent per diluted share down from a net loss of $4.9 million or 11 cents per diluted share during the same time period in 2016. Comparable store .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2018

Dick's Is Tumbling, and Its Woes Have Nothing to Do With Guns - Bloomberg

BloombergDick's Is Tumbling, and Its Woes Have Nothing to Do With GunsBloombergA shopper walks to a vehicle in a parking lot outside of a Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. store in .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 13th, 2018

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Elliott Management, Marcato Capital Management, CBRE Group Inc (CBG), AbbVie Inc (ABBV), Neogen Corporation (NEOG), and More

Elliott Buys Tiny Stake in Wipro in First India IT Firm Holding (Bloomberg) Billionaire Paul Singer’s Elliott Management Corp. has boug.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMar 12th, 2018

Claire"s is reportedly filing for bankruptcy — and people are devastated

David McNew/Getty Images Claire's, a popular jewelry and accessory store, plans to file for bankruptcy, Bloomberg.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 9th, 2018

Batnick: Allocations During Volatility

Michael Batnick, research director at Ritholtz Wealth Management, sits down with Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu, Eric Balchunas and Rachel Evans to discuss allocations during volatility, the Federal Reserve’s rate path a.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureMar 7th, 2018

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Paul Singer, Fred Knoll, Transocean LTD (RIG), Revolution Lighting Technologies Inc (RVLT), Lindblad Expeditions Holdings Inc. (LIND), and More

Billionaire Singer Is a Welcome Addition to Italian Drama (Bloomberg) Activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp isn’t letting a m.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMar 6th, 2018

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. Could Hit $220 Over Time

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Cracker Barrel has a strong and simple brand, but I like that management is keepi.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceMar 6th, 2018

Nordstrom's Spurned $8.4 Billion Buyout Sends Family Scrambling - Bloomberg

BloombergNordstrom's Spurned $8.4 Billion Buyout Sends Family ScramblingBloombergA rejected takeover bid that valued Nordstrom Inc. at about $8.4 billion is pitting the department-store chain&.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 5th, 2018

Battelle cutting 260 jobs in Columbus, 90 at other sites, mostly management roles

Battelle is cutting 11 percent of its workforce – 260 jobs in Central Ohio and 90 elsewhere – so that it can lower costs and be more competitive on bids for federal research contracts, the nonprofit told employees on Monday. The cuts in Columb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2018

Zara Turns to Robots as In-Store Pickups Surge

Fashion retailer Zara uses thousands of its stores as a convenient pick-up and return point for online orders, but the popularity of ‘click and collect’ led to long lines, prompting a turn to automation......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 5th, 2018

J.C. Penney Cuts Jobs, Shakes Up Management

J.C. Penney eliminated 360 jobs and shuffled its executive team as the department store reported disappointing sales that sent its shares down nearly 10%......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 2nd, 2018