Cindy Murray has been working at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s location No. 1985 in Laurel, Maryland, for 13 years. She’s stationed in the fitting rooms and earns $12.40 an hour.
Visitors to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas, leave appreciative notes on a glass wall near the entrance.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world’s largest retailer, is closing its New York apparel office as it works to reduce costs and focus on more basic clothing.