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WALMART’S CREATIVE PRICING NAILED…

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

I was only two cents on a gallon of milk in Texas, but in Arizona the Attorney General has gotten serious about Walmart ripping off the citizens who elected him to be their top cop. Is there any reason to believe that there is anything special about Texas or Arizona? I didn’t think so. From […]

MAKING BILLIONS… TWO CENTS AT A TIME…

Monday, May 11th, 2009

Back on tax day I posted the blogger at Durango Texas’ lament that Walmart was purposefully stealing his two cents. Now another blogger has commented on his initial post with a detailed account of how the process works, like the house in any casino… Always in Walmart’s favor. Stephen writes: The Associated Press, among others, […]

Wal-Mart’s theory of relativity.

Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

I’ve handled this subject before, but now it looks like it’s official: So much for “Always Low Prices.” From Reuters: There‚Äôs no denying that the cost for that gallon of milk has jumped in the past year and that chunk of cheese is, well, taking a bigger chunk out of your wallet. So when it […]

WOULD WAL-MART REALLY REVEAL MARK-UP…?

Saturday, December 15th, 2007

A discussion took place this week in Kearney, Nebraska, that could have far reaching implications for Wal-Mart, and all retailers, if action is taken. The core of the talk was an exchange concerning perceptions of the role of agriculture in food prices. From the Kearneyhub: Ag producers said Thursday at the Nebraska Ag Classic in […]