WALMART - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WALMART News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Charity begins at home, Walmart http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58459894-82/walmart-employees-charity-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58459894-82/walmart-employees-charity-bank.html.csp">Letter: Charity begins at home, Walmart</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T18:55:03.085-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 06:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Food Bank is soliciting votes to receive one of 50 $60,000 donations from Walmart this month. The same great company has an estimated 50 percent of employees (and up to 80 percent in some areas) who rely on federally funded programs like Medicaid and SNAP because Walmart refuses to offer medical benefits to part-time employees or pay employees a living wage. I can only imagine how many families could benefit from the money if the Utah Food Bank wins. Conversely, supporting the campai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58459894@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:55:03 MDT Tesco suspends execs over inflated profit report http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441417-79/company-profit-tesco-lewis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441417-79/company-profit-tesco-lewis.html.csp">Tesco suspends execs over inflated profit report</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DANICA KIRKA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T08:48:01.608-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 08:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Tesco, the world’s second-largest supermarket chain after Walmart, has suspended four executives and launched an accounting investigation after admitting that its half-year profit was overstated by $407 million. The scandal deepens the financial woes for the British company, which on Monday had to issue its third profit warning in two years as it struggles to compete with low-cost rivals. The announcements shocked investors, with shares falling 10 percent Monday. The investigation, prom...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584414172014-09-22T08:48:01.608-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T08:48:01.608-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441417@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:48:01 MDT