They have written to the chief executives of Wal-Mart, Walgreens, Rite-Aid, Safeway and Kroger, urging them to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Many shoppers are discovering that stores, desperate for sales and customer loyalty, are willing to negotiate.
The company’s CEO is defending the retail giant. Bill Simon says his stores offers opportunity.
Police Chief James Bradley said store officials received two threatening phone calls shortly before 1 p.m. and decided to evacuate.
Authorities said 23-year-old Richard Ramos became “belligerent” while arguing with a Walmart shopper over a television Thursday night, and then attacked a Garfield police officer when the manager called for help.
While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.
Parents were on edge Monday, after a Long Island Walmart employee was accused of luring a 5-year-old boy into a store restroom and sexually assaulting him.
A Walmart employee lured a 5-year-old boy into a store restroom and sexually abused him Saturday night, police said.
Once inside the man brandished a black handgun and ordered the manager to empty the contents of the store’s safe into a black duffel bag before fleeing the scene.
Police said the suspect approached the child and inappropriately touched her after she wandered away from her mother.
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In the wake of the Newtown massacre, gun protesters on Tuesday took their message to a Walmart not far from Sandy Hook Elementary School.
One Connecticut woman’s idea of a political statement has landed her in handcuffs.