Wal-Mart to cut hundreds of jobs at headquarters in US

Wal-Mart Stores is planning to lay off hundreds of people at its headquarters in Arkansas as part of the retail giant’s efforts to pare costs

30th September, 2015

Wal-Mart Stores is planning to lay off hundreds of people at its headquarters in Arkansas as part of the retail giant’s efforts to pare costs, people familiar with the matter said.

Fewer than 500 employees are expected to lose their jobs and an announcement could be made as early as this Friday, according to one of sources, who declined to be named because the move had not been made public.

Wal-Mart declined to comment....

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