BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores here said it plans to open several urban supercenters, including stores in Dallas and New Orleans.
The company late last month unveiled plans for a two-story, 200,000-square-foot store in Dallas.
Wal-Mart also recently received approval from the New Orleans city council to build a supercenter in that city's historic Garden District.
Industry observers told SN the Dallas store could be poised to start a rapid rollout of downtown su