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Patti LaBelle

Move Over #PattiPie, Walmart’s Got New Patti LaBelle Desserts

Just in time for the holidays, Patti's Good Life debuts three cobblers and two new cakes

#PattiPie was a major hit last year. Now Walmart’s back with new Patti LaBelle desserts:…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Make Big Bucks in Specialized Markets

At the Entrepreneurs Summit, the hair and beauty biz looks lustrous

• Before filling that void, make sure you have a unique advantage that will propel you…

By Robin White Goode

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Is Offering Free Surgery the Next Big Employee Perk?

Find out how companies are saving money for both themselves and employees by offering free procedures

Find out how companies are saving money for both themselves and employees by offering free…

By Courtney Connley

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Walmart Pay

Attention Walmart Shoppers: Introducing Walmart Pay

Walmart throws down gauntlet in digital wallet competition

Walmart just launched its own mobile payment solution, Walmart Pay. With the launch, Walmart is…

By Samara Lynn

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Your Amazon Package Will Soon Arrive by Drone

Amazon's Prime Air service is testing package delivery via drone

The drone industry is going to revolutionize delivery.

By Samara Lynn

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On the Move: Walmart Names Ben Hasan Chief Culture, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer

Hasan will bring a more global focus to the company's diversity efforts

In an effort to expand its diversity and inclusion practices, Walmart has appointed Ben Hasan…

By Courtney Connley

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Your Next Best Hire May Have Spent Time in Prison

Mark Holden of Koch Industries shares why criminal justice reform makes for good business

Although the U.S. has less than 5% of the world’s population, it houses roughly 25%…

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Wal-Mart to NYC: You Sell Guns, We Sell Your Stock

Big Apple’s Letitia James going after gun retailer where it hurts

New York City Public Advocate, Letitia James has launched an initiative aimed at getting the…

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Comedian Tracy Morgan Speaks About Car Accident

Almost one year after the accident involving a Walmart truck, Morgan sat down with Matt Lauer

Regarding his return to comedy, Morgan said to Lauer, “I love comedy. I’ll never stop…

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Walmart Promotes Products from ‘Women Owned’ Businesses with Special Logo

This new logo makes it easier to shop women-owned businesses

Walmart makes supporting women entrepreneurs easier with a new logo.

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Women of Power: 8 Corporate America Execs Remember Community Impact

These power bosses pencil service into their executive schedules

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we celebrate eight high-ranking women in corporate America who…

By Essence Gant

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Women of Power: 3 African-American CEOs Leading in Corporate America

Three women make history in Corporate America

Though the numbers of female corporate executives remain low, these three women in corporate America…

By Essence Gant

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Walmart CEO Announces Higher Wages for Employees

Entry wage will be increased to at least $9 per hour

On Thursday Feb. 19, Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon made an exciting announcement in…

By Cristie Leondis

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Walmart Shoppers Can Pick Up Tax Refund in Cash

No more waiting on tax refund checks

Walmart announced that instead of taxpayers opting for check or direct deposit this tax refund season, they can…

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HBCU’s Wealthiest Graduate Revealed—and It’s Not Oprah Winfrey

Daughter of Walmart co-founder comes in as wealthiest graduate of a predominately black college

Ann Walton Kroenke ranks as the wealthiest HBCU graduate with inherited family wealth.

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[PHOTO RECAP] Entrepreneurs Gain Insight at Walmart 20/20 Vision Forum

Atlanta event gives business knowledge on supplier diversity

At the 20/20 Vision Forum in Atlanta recently, Walmart and Black Enterprise teamed up, featuring…

By Raqiyah Mays

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Big-Box Boss Moves: How One Stylist Expanded Hair Salons Into Walmart

Instore leasing is a great way to expand your business

Entrepreneur Asia Seman has three Cleopatra Beauty Shops in Walmart, and here’s how she did…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Black Enterprise and Walmart Host 20/20 Vision Forum

Experts share insights with minority entrepreneurs on forming profitable partnerships

On Oct. 1, Black Enterprise and Walmart hosted a forum on supplier diversity in Atlanta.

By Cristie Leondis

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Walmart Now Offers Low-Cost Checking Accounts

Consumers have a new choice among checking account offerings

Are you looking to open a checking account? GoBank might be just what you’re looking…

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Walmart + Black Enterprise: A Can’t-Miss Forum On Supplier Diversity In The 21st Century

Event explores how entrepreneurs can prepare their ventures for that first big break

Black Enterprise and Walmart present the 20/20 Vision Forum which explores how entrepreneurs can prepare…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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