Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is reorganizing its U.S. store operations to simplify the sprawling business, part of a bid to maintain growth and compete with the likes of Amazon.com Inc.
idea is to react more quickly to changes and better communicate, said
spokesman Kory Lundberg. According to a person familiar with the
overhaul, the retailer will consolidate its U.S. business to four
divisions, down from six, each of which is managed by a senior vice
president.. . . more