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Walmart layoffs just the latest cuts in retail industry

Walmart’s plan to cut its ranks is the latest ripple in a wave of job cuts         Walmart’s plan to cut its ranks is the latest ripple in a wave of job cuts        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 11th, 2017

Walmart layoffs just the latest retail cuts

Walmart’s plan to lay off of hundreds of employees is the latest ripple in a wave of job cuts and store closures that are roiling the retail in.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 11th, 2017

Walmart"s price cuts should terrify Target, Dollar General, and Family Dollar

Thomson ReutersWalmart is slashing prices, and that's having a ripple effect across the retail industry. The companies most vulnerable to Walmart's price cuts, which were launched earlier this year, include Target, Family Dollar, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 17th, 2016

Sports retail industry in crisis as Foot Locker shares crater

The sports retail industry is reeling on Friday as Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE:FL) became the latest athletic-wear outlet to see its shares crater after subpar quarterly earnings......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews8 hr. 55 min. ago

Walmart vs. Amazon: Who"s chasing who?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported earnings Thursday as it navigates an over-saturated retail sector and takes on Amazon (NYSE: AMZN). The retail giant's recent moves have created some sentiment among industry and Wall Street analysts that it .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 10 min. ago

Walmart vs. Amazon: Who is chasing who — you might be surprised

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported earnings today as it navigates an oversaturated retail sector, takes on Amazon.com Inc. (NYSE: AMZN) and secular changes in favor of e-commerce. There’s also some sentiment among retail industry and Wall Str.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2017

Target vs. Walmart: Which Big-Box Earnings Report Will Be Best?

It has been another tough earnings season for the retail industry, but the upcoming reports from big-box retailers Target (TGT) and Walmart (WMT) could very well reverse t.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksAug 15th, 2017

Dick"s Sporting Goods shares tank as retailer cuts 2017 sales outlook

Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) shares tanked more than 18% in premarket trading Tuesday as retail industry headwinds continued to plague the Pittsburgh-based sporting goods chain in the second quarter......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 15th, 2017

Walmart"s latest strategy confirms the death of the American middle class as we know it (WMT, AMZM)

BirchboxWalmart is getting into aspirational retail — and it says a lot about the American economy. On Wednesday, Recode reported that online cosmetics subscription service Birchbox has discussed a potential.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2017

Macy"s profit benefits from cost cuts, tops estimates

(Reuters) - Department store chain Macy's Inc reported a higher-than-expected rise in quarterly profit, as it continued to close stores and keep a tight leash on inventory in a gloomy U.S. retail industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 10th, 2017

Legal, regulatory challenges mount to Amazon"s takeover of Whole Foods

Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, fears the Amazon-Whole Foods deal will reduce competition and further accelerate job cuts in the retail industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2017

Legal, regulatory challenges mount to Amazon"s takeover of Whole Foods

Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, fears the Amazon-Whole Foods deal will reduce competition and further accelerate job cuts in the retail industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2017

Microsoft to cut 400 to 500 Seattle-area jobs in latest round of layoffs, sources say

Most of the companywide cuts will affect sales jobs outside the U.S., but a sizable chunk of the positions set to be eliminated are in the Puget Sound region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2017

Retail industry has had a miserable 2017

True Religion is the latest retailer to file for bankr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 5th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: General Motors cuts outlook for industry-wide vehicle sales

General Motors Co. expects industry vehicle sales to fall short of its original forecast for the year, the latest sign of a slowdown in the U.S. auto market after a record run......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2017

Etsy cuts 15% of its workforce

The layoffs are the latest sign that Etsy is struggling to prove that it can be both profitable and socially conscious......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnJun 21st, 2017

Amazon (AMZN) vs. Walmart (WMT): Which Stock Is The Better Buy?

With Wall Street scrambling to digest Amazon's (AMZN) shocking acquisition of Whole Foods (WFM), the retail industry is once again in the spotlight. With that said, let's put AMZN head-to-head against .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJun 19th, 2017

Amazon (AMZN) vs. Walmart (WMT): Which Stock Is The Better Buy?

With Wall Street scrambling to digest Amazon's AMZN shocking acquisition of Whole Foods WFM, the retail industry is once again in the spotlight, and perennial Amazon competitor Walmart WMT is already starting to feel the effects of the deal. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 19th, 2017

PE Firms Shy Away From Struggling Retail Industry

When private equity firms invest in retail, the results have been mixed at best. The latest examp.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 15th, 2017

Bank of America Corp (BAC) Layoffs: Latest Job Cuts Hit BoA HQ

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Category: topSource: investorplaceJun 15th, 2017

Sears to slash 400 corporate jobs as retail chain continues cost cuts

The latest round of cuts is included in Sears' $1.25 billion cost-cutting plan.         The latest round of cuts is included in Sears' $1.25 billion cost-cutting plan.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 13th, 2017