• Wal-Mart Closes 63 Sam's Club Stores, Leaving 11,000 Employees Without Work

    11 monthes ago - By NPR

    Without notice 63 Sam's Club stores closed Thursday, leaving up to 11,000 employees without work. Sam's Club is owned by Wal-Mart, which announced yesterday a raise in employee wages. NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Business Insider reporter Hayley Peterson, who broke the Sam's Club closure story yesterday.
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  • Walmart is closing 63 Sam's Club stores - here's where they will shut down

    Walmart is closing 63 Sam's Club stores - here's where they will shut down

    11 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Walmart is closing 63 Sam's Club stores and laying off thousands of employees.
    The closures stretch across numerous states and Puerto Rico.
    The Memphis, Tennessee Sam's Club and nine other stores will be turned into e-commerce distribution centers.
    Walmart is closing 63 Sam's Club stores across 24 states and Puerto Rico.
    The company abruptly shut down some of the stores on Thursday. The rest will close within the next couple of weeks.
    Walmart will give employees the opportunity to reapply for jobs at 10 closing stores that will be turned into e-commerce distribution centers. The first...
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  • These Are All the Sam's Club Locations That Are Closing

    11 monthes ago - By Fortune

    After announcing a host of new benefits for employees including a bump in pay, Walmart shared plans to close 63 of its Sam's Club locations across the country.
    Each Sam's Club location employs roughly 175 people, meaning the move could make as many as 11,000 people unemployed. Some of the locations will remain owned by Walmart and will instead be used as e-commerce distribution centers. Employees of the closed locations will reportedly have the opportunity to apply for those jobs.
    USA Today reports these are the specific locations expected to shut down:
    Alabama
    Irondale: 3900 Grants Mill...
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  • Walmart Is Suddenly Closing 10% Of All Sam's Clubs

    11 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Walmart's Sam's Club is suddenly closing 63 clubs. There will be 597 units left. 12 will convert to e-commerce fulfillment centers.
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