Aug 17, 2009 Issue #21

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Walmart U.S. Sees Momentum in Home in 2Q

Home continues to shine at Walmart U.S. stores, and the company credits proprietary brands like better Homes & Gardens as well as efforts to better position and “transform” the merchandise assortment. During Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s second-quarter earnings presentation last week, vice-chairman Eduardo Castro-Wright commented on home's “strengthened s...