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August 17, 2012

Expectations are high that mobile payments represent the future of commerce, and a group of leading retailers this week formed a new organization to offer an alternative way to pay.

The group, Merchant Customer Exchange, will integrate a range of consumer offers, promotions and retail programs available via any smartphone. Participating retailers include Wal-Mart, Lowe's, Sears Holdings Corp. and Target. Additional members are expected to be announced in the coming months.  

August 10, 2012

Newell Rubbermaid named to its board of directors Ignacio Perez Lizaur, a former Wal-Mart Stores executive. 

Lizaur led Wal-Mart’s first international venture when he worked as director of Sam’s Club Mexico in 1991.

August 15, 2011

Senior leadership within Walmart’s merchandising organization continues to undergo a transformation, as the retailer’s chief merchandising officer Duncan Mac Naughton on Friday announced another round of personnel moves. 

April 11, 2011

In an effort to recapture lost customers, Walmart will launch a promotional “It’s Back” merchandise campaign next month, according to an article in the Wall Street Journal

November 10, 2010

Walmart is offering its online shoppers free shipping -- with no minimum purchase -- for...