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Amazon rivals ride on Prime Day marketing as protests unfold

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s Prime Day is now a major marketing opportunity and shopping event in the annual calendar for other U.S. retail companies, rivaling the Thanksgiving holiday’s Black Friday as a driver of sales. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen on the door of an Amazon Books retail store in Read More

Workers at Chilean Walmart retailers strike over wages

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FILE PHOTO: The Walmart logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 1, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo SANTIAGO (Reuters) – As many as 17,000 workers at Walmart´s largest union in Chile walked off the job early Wednesday morning, demanding better salaries after Read More

Walmart says Mexico same-store sales rise 4.7% in June

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Costumers shop inside a Walmart store in Mexico City, Mexico March 28, 2019. Picture taken March 28, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Walmart de Mexico, Mexico’s biggest retailer, said on Thursday that sales at stores open more than a year in Mexico rose 4.7% in June compared to the same month last year. Read More

Murphy USA Schedules Second Quarter 2019 Results Conference Call

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EL DORADO, Ark., July 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE: MUSA) will release preliminary second quarter 2019 earnings results after the market close on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. CT on Thursday, August 1, 2019. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-844-613-1037 and referencing conference Read More

Asda boss sees possible stock market listing in two to three years

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LONDON (Reuters) – The timescale for a possible stock market listing of British supermarket group Asda, by its U.S. parent Walmart (WMT.N), is two to three years, Asda’s boss said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: People walk past branches of ASDA and Sainsbury’s in Stockport, Britain April 30, 2018. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo Walmart said in May Read More

Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth: Vox

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FILE PHOTO: Walmart’s logo is seen outside one of the stores in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 20, 2018. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski/File Photo (Reuters) – Walmart Inc (WMT.N) has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported here on Wednesday, citing sources familiar with the matter. Read More

When controversies hit, wait-and-see no longer works, U.S. companies find

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – When Bank of America Corp (BAC.N) held its annual meeting in April, activists insisted it stop financing private prison companies. A Bank of America logo is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri On Wednesday, Bank of America did exactly that, Read More