Thursday, June 6, 2019

Walmart shareholders’ meeting – wages, vests – and Bernie Sanders

Chain Store Age
A wide range of topics were covered at Walmart’s annual shareholders’ meeting.

The June 5 meeting, held at Walmart’s Bentonville, Ark. headquarters, featured CEO Doug McMillon calling for an increase to the federal minimum wage. The discount giant also introduced a new vest that store associates will wear and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) addressed the audience with some pointed remarks.

Following is a brief recap of these meeting highlights.. . . more