Retirement of Walmart International CEO prompts several executive shifts

Sam’s Club CEO Kathryn McLay will take Judith McKenna’s role as head of international operations; U.S. COO Christopher Nicholas will take the helm at the warehouse club; Kieran Shanahan becomes COO, all effective Sept. 11.


Walmart’s share of grocery spending keeps growing

The retail giant now rakes in more than a quarter of all grocery dollars, according to new research from Numerator.

The 300,000-square-foot facility is part of the broader U.S. growth strategy for the Walmart-owned membership club retailer.

Walmart+ members can get cash back after booking flights, hotels and more through Expedia-powered

Walmart+ Assist offers grocery delivery, shipping, gas discounts and more for $6.47 per month or $49 a year for those enrolled in a variety of eligible government assistance programs.

The retail giant debuted Walmart Business six months ago, most recently launching an app and streamlined ordering, to try to capture orders of groceries, office supplies and more from nonprofits, mom-and-pops and others.

Park comes to the retail giant from Yum Brands, parent company of Taco Bell and KFC.

The man convicted in the 2019 hate crime that killed 23 people and injured 22 others could receive the death penalty if convicted on state charges.

Sixty percent of Prime members made some of their online grocery purchases at Walmart, while 55.2% turned to Amazon, according to a new Coresight Research study.

The updated seafood policy, which also governs Sam’s Club, is aimed at boosting transparency and protecting the environment, the retailer said.

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