22, 2006 Wal-Mart
Cuts Prices of Generic Drugs as Competitors Follow Suit Wal-Mart, the nation's largest retailer, announced
it will start selling nearly 300 generic prescription drugs
at sharply reduced prices. One of its competitors, Target,
responded that it will offer similar cuts. Analysts discuss
the new drug plans.
August 20, 2004 Wal-Mart Practices
Part I of the series, current employees explain the company's
distribution system and productivity, while some former Wal-Mart
associates share their discontent.
August 23, 2004 Low Prices May
Have Unseen Costs
Part II, Solman reports on how Wal-Mart has put a premium on efficiency
that has led to low prices, but critics claim the company's low-priced
products have an unseen cost on overseas workers and American