Items Tagged with 'Walmart'


Blockchain enters agriculture industry for recall purposes

Technology will help retailers find source of E. coli on produce within seconds.

October 5, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The spread of E. coli has forced major retailers to reconsider the way they track their produce. Read More

Big-box retailer remodeling stores

May 22, 2017
Several superstores in the region are part of a retailer’s plan to remodel a group of locations in the state. Read More

Ranir brings production line back from China

Commitment from Walmart prompts Kentwood manufacturer to expand.

June 12, 2015
Ranir, a Kentwood-based manufacturer of store-brand consumer oral and personal health care products, is hosting a major event here Tuesday that reflects its new investment — one that was strongly encouraged by Walmart. Read More

Food manufacturer, retailer fight hunger

April 20, 2015
A West Michigan food maker and an international retail giant are going to battle against hunger. Read More

Man robs Walmart

September 1, 2014
| By AP
A man wearing construction gear robbed a Walmart in the region over the weekend. Read More

Woman starts fire at Walmart

June 23, 2014
| By AP
Authorities said a woman started a fire recently at a Walmart, causing the store to shut down. Read More

Triangle undertaking a bevy of projects

November 8, 2013
The nation’s largest retailer and one of the city’s most prominent building owners and developers have something in common: Both Walmart and CWD Real Estate Investment chose Triangle Associates to manage their respective construction projects. Read More

Retailers sort hazardous-waste laws

June 18, 2013
Retail giant Walmart recently pled guilty to multiple violations of hazardous-waste laws and agreed to pay $82 million for the violations. Read More

Walmart builds Wyoming store

June 14, 2013
Wyoming city officials expect that construction will start on the city’s first Walmart some time next month. Read More

Walmart plans store in Whitehall Township

March 27, 2013
The largest retailer in the world recently announced its intentions to put a new Walmart store in Whitehall Township near Muskegon — a move some locals are supporting, saying it could attract and spur more business and others are opposing, saying it could kill economic growth in the area for local businesses. Read More