Walmart To Raise Wages for Approximately 500,000 Workers

The retailer is the largest private employer of African-American workers in the U.S. By Frederick H. Lowe Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the target of worker demonstrations demanding higher wages, announced on Thursday that it was putting more money in employees’ wallets and pocketbooks. Walmart CEO Doug McMillon wrote in his blog that entry-level workers will receive at least $9 per hour […]