WAL-MART LACKS FIRM STRATEGY FOR INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION

ATLANTA -- Wal-Mart Stores' next global-expansion moves are the stuff of much speculation, but maybe such speculation isn't that productive: Lee Scott, Wal-Mart's president and chief executive officer, said last week that the discounter is pressing into international markets without a firm blueprint or time line."We're more opportunistic than strategic," Scott told an audience of international retailers

ATLANTA -- Wal-Mart Stores' next global-expansion moves are the stuff of much speculation, but maybe such speculation isn't that productive: Lee Scott, Wal-Mart's president and chief executive officer, said last week that the discounter is pressing into international markets without a firm blueprint or time line.

"We're more opportunistic than strategic," Scott told an audience of international retailers and suppliers here at the CIES Summit sponsored by CIES-The Food Business Forum.

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