Toronto – March 14, 2013 – Recently leaked emails from Walmart executives following Black Friday reveal how rattled the corporation was about the impact of OUR Walmart strikes across the United States. In the leaked emails, one executive asks, “Where are all the customers?” A look at Walmart’s fourth quarter sales reveals “anemic growth” in the market of the US.
Toronto – March 4, 2013 – After a two-month strike, Cambodian workers from a factory that manufacturing clothing for Walmart and H&M have won a $200,000 settlement they say was owed to them in back wages.
Toronto – February 26, 2013 – Walmart is among the worst big companies when it comes to making sure that the animals it sells are well treated, according to a new report from the Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare. The report ranks Walmart in the lowest tier and claims animal welfare is not on Walmart's business agenda.