Cork-based specialist retail lighting group Nualight has raised €1m from existing investors including the ESB and Climate Change Capital.
Superquinn founder Feargal Quinn has also stumped up more money ...
A new survey of Wal-Mart suppliers — those who sell millions of items to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for retail sale in stores — shows that many suppliers are not happy with the way their products are displayed and when the products are ... FULL ARTICLE AT Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The modestly specced, dirt-cheap $90 Mesquite was to be sold exclusively during Black Friday 2013. Either way, the Mesquite is back and, possibly, here to stay, only it’s 10 bucks costlier, going for $99.As a reminder, there’s ... FULL ARTICLE AT Cellaz
The movement for a living wage for America’s fast-food and retail workers is spreading like wildfire. At companies like McDonald’s, Walmart, Wendy’s and Pizza Hut, a growing number of workers are fed up with their poverty wages ... FULL ARTICLE AT New York Daily News
From Harvard Business School's Working Knowledge blog:
Walmart has been phenomenally successful, with operations larger than
those of some countries. But can the Bentonville powerhouse sustain its
half-a-trillion-dollar enterprise much longer?, asks Professor Jim Heskett. What do you think ... FULL ARTICLE AT Climateer Investing
Shoppers were not ordered to immediately evacuate the building in spite of the smoke and darkness, partly because no fire alarms had sounded inside the store. WARE – The Ware Walmart was packed with shoppers Thursday afternoon when smoke began accumulating ... FULL ARTICLE AT MassLive.com
Riverdale • Doug Holladay thinks this is probably his last December, and he’ll count himself lucky if he sees Christmas. A “good day” is a relative concept at this point. But Thursday, after three days bedridden, he mustered the strength ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Salt Lake Tribune
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is an American public corporation that runs a chain of large, discount department stores. It is the world's largest public corporation by revenue, according to the 2008 Fortune Global 500. Founded by Sam Walton in 1962, it was incorporated on October 31, 1969, and listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 1972. It is the largest private employer in the world and the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org