Wal-Mart's shelves reflect stark economy

10/3/2010 | National Public Radio · Wall Street Journal, The

Families that rely on government assistance can be found shopping at a Virginia Wal-Mart at midnight on the first of the month, when the new month's funding becomes available. Wal-Mart has changed the way it stocks its stores to accommodate customers who struggle from check to check, carrying larger packs of items at the beginning of the month, and smaller sizes toward the end.

View Full Article in:

National Public Radio · Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Talent Relations Coordinator
HSN
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Analyst, Store Strategy and Method Improvements
Ross Stores, Inc
Dublin, California
Product Manager
Smithsonian Museum Retail
Washington, Dist. Columbia
Mgr of Merchandising and Supply Chain Systems
BJ's Wholesale Club
Westborough, Massachusetts
communications program manager, Partner Resources-Seattle, WA
Starbucks
Seattle, Washington