Walmart testing higher minimum wage for some employees

FILE PHOTO: Employees work at the checkout counters of a Walmart store in Secaucus, New Jersey, November 11, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo (Reuters) – Walmart Inc is testing a... Read more »

Walmart testing higher minimum wage for some staffers: Bloomberg

FILE PHOTO: A man passes in front a “bodegon” named “Mini Walmart” in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela December 10, 2019. Picture taken December 10, 2019. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero (Reuters) – Walmart... Read more »

India orders antitrust probe against Amazon, Walmart’s Flipkart

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s antitrust body... Read more »

Amazon boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Thousands of small-scale traders in India are planning to organize protests against Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) founder Jeff Bezos, who will visit the country next week... Read more »

Tesco suspends Chinese supplier after suspected prisoner message

(This Dec 22 story corrects part of factory’s name to Zhejiang from Zheijiang in paragraph 8.) LONDON (Reuters) – British supermarket giant Tesco suspended a Chinese supplier of Christmas... Read more »

Tesco suspends Chinese supplier after prisoner labor report

LONDON (Reuters) – British supermarket giant Tesco suspended a Chinese supplier of Christmas cards on Sunday after a press report said a customer found a message written inside a... Read more »

Black Friday shoppers stay away from stores, make $7 billion-plus splurge online

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. shoppers made more purchases online on Black Friday than in the mall – hurting traffic and sales at brick-and-mortar stores, according to data that offered... Read more »

Black Friday shoppers stay away from stores, make $7 billion-plus splurge online

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. shoppers made more purchases online on Black Friday than in the mall – hurting traffic and sales at brick-and-mortar stores, according to data that offered... Read more »

U.S. restaurants remove dining rooms to speed off-site food frenzy

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Restaurants are doing away with dining rooms as consumers increasingly order food deliveries through apps such as Uber Technologies Inc’s Uber Eats and GrubHub Inc.... Read more »

Britain’s Tesco takes on discounters with paid-for loyalty card

LONDON (Reuters) – Tesco (TSCO.L) will next week become the first major British supermarket group to offer a subscription customer loyalty scheme, the latest weapon in its fight to... Read more »