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Monday, April 11, 2011

The Walmart economy

Posted By on Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 8:47 AM

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The American Prospect magazine has a deep special report on Walmart, with a focus on its low wages and the pressure it puts on wages of others, from competitors to suppliers. The company's public relations makeover doesn't represent a change for workers, the articles suggest.

MEANWHILE: Walmart is struggling to maintain market share and ramping up a new campaign to re-establish itself as the cheapest place to shop.

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