Home Still Lagging at Walmart
May 24, 2011,
"We expect to see momentum pick up in indoor categories during the second quarter," said Walmart U.S. president and ceo Bill Simon, in recorded remarks about the quarter.
U.S. comps remained negative, down 1.1%. U.S. sales were flat, up 0.6% to $62.7 billion.
Total company sales rose 4.4% to $103.4 billion, driven by an 11.5% surge in international sales, which were $27.9 billion.
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