Wal-Mart Stores Inc's U.S. management will be in the cross-hairs at the company's investor meeting this week, where Wall Street analysts will press for details on rescuing the retailer's largest business.
U.S. retailers will likely hire more seasonal workers this holiday selling season, but the amount of temporary staffing still will not approach pre-recession levels, according to consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
Power Moms mostly decide how and where to spend the estimated $21.35 billion on 2010 Back to School supplies. We are now amid the second largest shopping season for families. Survey says discount ads reign supreme.