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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

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  • Pico Rivera Wal-Mart closure a worry for city

     Pico Rivera Wal-Mart closure a worry for city
    The 2002 grand opening of Pico Rivera's Wal-Mart had all the hallmarks of a big event in a small town: The mayor, wielding oversized scissors, cuts a ribbon; the excited crowd streams through a balloon arch into the shining anchor of a new shopping...
  • Reclaman los trabajadores de menor paga

    Reclaman los trabajadores de menor paga
    NUEVA YORK - Los coordinadores sindicales han organizado protestas a nivel nacional para el miércoles en reclamo de una remuneración de 15 dólares la hora para los trabajadores de bajo salario, sobre todo los de los restaurantes de comida rápida. La...
  • Help wanted: Most US job openings are for low-skill, low-pay workers

    MILWAUKEE In a post-recession world where many once-familiar occupations continue to automate, move offshore or disappear outright, one of the most basic questions remains: Who's hiring? It turns out the vast preponderance of job openings these days...
  • Business Highlights

    ___ Nasdaq Record: Then and Now Fifteen years after peaking during the dot-com boom, the Nasdaq composite has reached a new all-time high. But this isn't the Nasdaq of Pets.com and Webvan, when companies were valued on "cash burn rates" and "eyeballs."...
  • Tesla plugs into new markets with batteries for electricity storage

    Tesla plugs into new markets with batteries for electricity storage
    Billionaire Elon Musk's Tesla Motors Inc. is expected to announce next week that it will expand into a new business offering battery-based energy storage for residential and commercial customers. Documents filed with the California Public Utilities...
  • Wal-Mart's CEO pay falls 24 pct for 2014

    Unimpressive results at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. are hurting pay for its top executives. Wal-Mart's CEO Doug McMillon, who took over the top job at the world's largest retailer in February 2014, received a compensation package worth $19.06 million in the...
  • Trabaja en Starbucks y gradúate gratis

    Con la expansión del programa de estudios de dos años que Starbucks tiene en Internet a través de la Universidad Estatal de Arizona (ASU), los empleados de la tienda de café ahora pueden obtener un grado universitario gratis. Más de 140,000 empleados...
  • Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday

    Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday
    The fight to redefine a McJob is heating up. Protests for pay of $15 an hour and a union for fast-food and other low-wage workers are set to take place around the country Wednesday, marking the biggest effort yet in an ongoing campaign by labor...
  • College for baristas: Starbucks workers can get free four-year degree

    College for baristas: Starbucks workers can get free four-year degree
    Starbucks employees can now earn a bachelor's degree for free in an expansion of the company's two-year tuition-free online education program through Arizona State University. More than 140,000 full-time and part-time employees are eligible to enroll...
  • Wal-Mart seeks assist from its suppliers to lower prices

    Wal-Mart seeks assist from its suppliers to lower prices
    Wal-Mart is asking suppliers to cut back on advertising spending in its stores as it seeks lower prices on goods that it sells to its own customers. The request comes as the world's largest retailer, based in Bentonville, Arkansas, looks to reclaim its...
  • GNC allowed to sell herbal brand under deal with N.Y. attorney general

    GNC allowed to sell herbal brand under deal with N.Y. attorney general
    Nutritional supplement retailer GNC Holdings Inc. is cleared to sell some of its most popular products, including echinacea, ginseng and St. John’s Wort, under an agreement announced Monday with New York’s attorney general. State...