TITLE

Retail Briefs

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;6/20/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on various developments in retail trade. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has named Carter Cast as the president of Walmart.com, with effect from July 5. He will focus on expanding the Web site's merchandise assortment and product information, as well as developing services that integrate into Wal-Mart Stores. Hanover Direct Inc. has not completed its 2004 fiscal year-end financial statements and thus will not file its annual Form 10-K on time. Hanover stated that the reports would be filed in "short order."
ACCESSION #
17389789

 

Related Articles

  • It's official: Walmart outsold 'em all. Groover, Joel // Shopping Center World;Mar2002, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p9 

    Presents information on the financial statement of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as of March 2002. Amount of total sales revenues for the year; Attraction of consumers to discount stores Plan for the expansion of retail space.

  • Wal-Mart Plans to Add 800,000 Workers by '08. Bowers, Katherine // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;6/9/2003, Vol. 185 Issue 116, p13 

    Reports on Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s hiring plans to fill positions in the company's global retail operations. Challenges facing the company in finding workers; Initiatives launched by Wal-Mart to lure workers; Personnel issues affecting the company.

  • Walmart.Com: The 'Trend Tester'. Palmieri, Jean E. // DNR: Daily News Record;11/13/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 46, p1 

    The article focuses on the relaunched Web site Walmart.com. The Web site serves as more than just a vehicle for additional sales for the world's largest retailer. According to Walmart.com President and CEO Carter Cast, the role of electronic commerce is to be a trend-tester for Wal-Mart. Cast...

  • AND THE WINNER IS STILL…WAL-MART. Saporito, Bill; Graves, Jacqueline M. // Fortune;5/2/1994, Vol. 129 Issue 9, p62 

    Emphasize on the financial condition of Wal-Mart Stores, the retailer and discount outlets that routinely cranked out double-digit sales. View of Wal-Mart executives on the loss of their halos; Statistics related to sales and profits of Wal-Mart in the fiscal year ending January 1994; Expansion...

  • Slow Sales at Start of Fiscal Year Prompt Cautious Outlook.  // MMR;3/25/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p22 

    The article reports that Walmart store in the U.S. has slow sales at the beginning of fiscal year 2013.

  • Back-to-School Blues Hurt August Comps.  // Chain Store Age;Oct2002, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p146 

    Provides information on the financial performance of several U.S. retail companies for August 2002. Comments on expected sales as a result of the back-to-school season; Details on reduced sales in discount sectors such as Target and Wal-Mart; Performance outlook for September 2002.

  • Taking Aim at WAL-MART. Hazlett, Curt // Retail Traffic;Feb2005, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p33 

    Focuses on Wal-MArt Stores Inc., the world's No. 1 retailer that tries to soothe its critics and update its strategy. Statement by CEO H. Lee Scott on their need to eliminate the constant barrage of negatives that cause people to wonder if Wal-Mart will be allowed to grow; Suggestion that...

  • Winners and losers on the fiscal battlefield.  // DNR: Daily News Record;2/26/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p8 

    The article presents various companies' financial balance sheet information. TJX Cos.'s 2007 fourth-quarter results came in above expectations as consolidation comparable-store sales rose 5 percent year-over-year. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. posted 2006 fourth-quarter earnings that beat analysts'...

  • Shorts are as profitable as longs. Here's how to pick the shorts.  // In Search of the Perfect Investment;10/15/2015, p1 

    The article offers the author's insights on the decline of the earnings report of American retailer Walmart Stores Inc. in 2015.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics