Wal-Mart profits up 16 percent

May 2004
Home Textiles Today;5/17/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p33
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Reports on the improved financial performance for the Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer, Wal-Mart. Corporate profits; Retail sales and operations; Operating costs; Business strategies.


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