Aiming High: Inside Walmart's battle to beat sluggish sales with people and technology

Aiming High: Inside Walmart's battle to beat sluggish sales with people and technology

“This is a turning point in our story, and the investments we’re making today will set the stage for strong and sustainable growth.” —CEO DOUG McMILLON Wal-Mart Stores

The fight to improve sales momentum at Wal-Mart Stores has moved to the front lines with an ambition to reawaken sales behind investments in people and technology.

In an address at the retailer’s annual meeting last month, CEO Doug McMillon urged employees to be “obsessed with serving customers” while pledging to act with “urgency and determination” to carry out its mission.

“We’re moving fast to exceed our cus

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