November 27th, 2015
CNET praised Walmart’s Great Value LED dimmable bulb for its affordability: “One of those low-cost options can be found on the shelf at Walmart. Sold under the “Great Value” brand name, the bulb is a dimmable 60W replacement that costs just $4.88 a piece. At that price, the dimmable bit is perhaps its strongest selling point — comparable low-cost options like the Philips 60W Replacement LED and the GE Bright Stik LED won’t dim at all. The Walmart LED...Read More
November 27th, 2015
BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Nov. 27, 2015 – Statement attributable to Steve Bratspies, chief merchandising officer, Walmart U.S. “Thanksgiving was an exciting day. It all started at midnight when we kicked off our Black Friday deals online. All day Thursday, Walmart stores bustled with shoppers coming to pick up last minute Thanksgiving meal fixings – pies, canned vegetables and sweet potatoes were among the top items. “Then, at 6:00 p.m., we turned on the Black Friday magic in stores. Customers were...Read More
November 25th, 2015
A recent survey suggests that Amazon might have an edge over Walmart this holiday season: “Amazon edges Walmart 21% to 20% in ABX’s holiday “Share of Wallet” calculation, which is based on an online survey of more than 4,000 U.S. consumers ages 18 and over in the contiguous 48 states from Nov. 1 to Nov. 23. Respondents were asked to say how much they plan to spend for the holidays at each of 10 major retailers and a blanket “all...Read More
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