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Eye Drops Sold At Walgreens And Walmart Recalled

(CNN) - Eye drops and ointments sold exclusively at Walmart and Walgreens have been recalled. The Food and Drug Administration says the products may not be sterile. Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc. issued voluntary recalls for various equate products, including treatments…

Walmart Using Virtual Reality For Promotions

(CNN) - Virtual reality could earn employees a real life pay day. USA Today reports Walmart is using VR to help decide which workers deserve promotions. The company is using the technology to test how employees handle both routine…

Walmart Is Investing $1 Billion In China

(CNN) - Walmart is investing over a billion dollars into its China business. The retailer is planning to spend the money to boost grocery deliveries. It says it will invest around $1.2 billion in distribution centers in China over…

Walmart Sued For Selling Fake Medicine

Ft. Smith, AR(KFSM) - America's largest retailer is being accused of faking out customers with alternative medicines. The center for inquiry filed a lawsuit against Walmart. The non-profit alleges Walmart created "confusion among customers between homeopathic and science-based medications."…

Walmart Raises Age To Buy Tobacco To 21

(CNN) - Walmart is raising the age to buy tobacco to 21 starting July 1st. On the federal level, anyone purchasing tobacco products has to be 18 and older. That was Walmart's policy too, up until the newest change.…

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon Made Nearly $24M In 2018

(CNN) - Walmart CEO Doug McMillon made 1,000 times more last year than his median employee. He received nearly $24-million a more than 3% increase compared to the fiscal year before. But the ratio of his compensation compared to…

Cut Melon Recalled Over Possible Salmonella

(CNN) - Nearly 100 people from nine states have gotten sick in a salmonella outbreak. Now, pre-cut melon sold at Whole Foods, Kroger, Target, Walmart, Trader Joe's and other stores has been voluntarily recalled, due to the possibility of…

Walmart Selling Reusable Bags To Cut Down On Plastic

(CNN) _ Walmart customers will soon have the option to buy reusable bags at checkout. The company says it will roll out its reusable bag initiative next month. The bags will be made of recycled plastic and be available…

Walmart Using More Robots For Janitors/Scanners

(CNN) - It looks like robots will have a hand in keeping the world's largest retailer running. Walmart announced Tuesday it's adding thousands of new robots to its stores. The so-called smart assistants will clean floors, scan shelf inventory…

Walmart Raises Pay For Truck Drivers

(CNN) - Keep on truckin'. That's the order of the day for Walmart, as the company copes with a nationwide trucker shortage and high turnover. The retail giant believes raising trucker pay will fix the problem. The company announced…