Wal-Mart Plans 1st D.C. Stores

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Wal-Mart Stores said Thursday it would open four stores here by late 2012, marking the Bentonville, Ark.-based retail giant's first outlets in the nation's capital.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Wal-Mart Stores said Thursday it would open four stores here by late 2012, marking the Bentonville, Ark.-based retail giant's first outlets in the nation's capital.

Wal-Mart said the stores, to be between 80,000 square feet and 120,000 square feet, would create 1,200 new jobs and 400 construction jobs, and would generate an estimated $10 million in tax revenue for the District.

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