union backer cut funding and laid off its two most senior organizers... “What we understand is that UFCW has expanded their fight to include all retail workers,” said Mary Kay Henry, head of the Service Employees International Union...
After firing two top organizers of the Our Walmart campaign, the United Food and Commercial Workers union will focus on media tactics in an “aggressive new strategy.”
Obamba says to 60,000, bull...every hour worked should be paid....nonsense and thievery to declare a worker saleried so you can work them at no pay.
one, two days down, no matter what is decided. Then weeks up in relief, no matter what happens, that is as long as the solution gets Greece out of the daily headlines. Fact is, Greece is a extremely small component of world finance. The pile mentioned is the importance media attention has placed on Greece affairs.
equals opportunity and not for only those who attended the longest but earned opportunity.
Walmart is also revamping its management structure within stores, creating more manager and assistant manager positions. About 2,000 workers have already been promoted into the new jobs, said spokesman Kory Lundberg. Walmart anticipates adding about 8,000 additional managers this year.
according to M858.
Hourly wage of managers of departments such as clothing and consumer products will rise to $10.90-$20.71 from $9.90-$19.31.... Wal-Mart will also start paying store associates 10 percent more per hour when they are promoted, starting with their Aug. 13 paycheck, Wal-Mart spokesman Kory Lundberg told Reuters.
Walmart Starts Employees at $17.40/Hour in Williston, North Dakota
Of course Walmart has more tax lawyers preparing their return in conjuction with IRS officals who rule on every entry and action befor it is taken. Tax rules are applied to Walmart the same as to other multi national corporations. A study conducted by the UFCW found Wamart avoids taxes using forign substieries. Sure ?
The United States came in at 1.48% of retail sales, down slightly from 1.50%. The highest rates were recorded in Mexico (1.70% and China (1.53%). ..... In the United States, discounters (2.78% ), drug stores (2.16%) and grocery retailers (1.38%) had the highest shrink rates because of the widespread prevalence of organized retail crime and lower loss prevention spending for some of them, according to the study. Almost all types of retail stores in the United States were affected by dishonest employee theft and shoplifting.
employee theft outranked shoplifting as the biggest source of shrink, employee theft ranked first at 42.9%, with shoplifting next at 37.4%. .... fashion and mobile phone accessories, power tools, wines and make-up products ranked among the most stolen merchandise .... Per-household retail crime across the 24 countries surveyed ranged from $74 to $541. The annual cost of shrink to U.S. shoppers, as passed on from retailers, averaged $403 per household
so, wring your hands, quiver and shake, sell all retail stocks, get in cash...woe to all...run,hidedance with the labor crowd- join the socialist party (democrats) OH! You didn't know that ?
same-store sales fell by 4% in its international division during the month of May.... Costco's sales have suffered from changes in the currency markets as well as the recent drop in oil prices
Kroger Co boosted its full-year forecast for identical-store sales and reported better-than-expected quarterly sales on the same basis as more customers bought groceries at its stores amid signs of strengthening U.S. economic growth.
Kantar Retail, a consulting firm that polled more than 4,000 consumers on their shopping habits, to find out... the average Wal-Mart shopper is a white, 50-year-old female , annual household income of $53,125
The pay for full-time associates in California is $13.32 an hour as of May.Current Inland-area Neighborhood Markets include locations in Loma Linda, San Bernardino and Jurupa Valley Walmart will open one of its Neighborhood Markets in Hemet this fall, the company announced Wednesday, June 17.