Wal-Mart Set to Hold "Made-in-America" Meeting

Aug 22, 2013 Full story: ArkansasBusiness.com

The world's largest retailer is hosting its first two-day summit starting Thursday bringing together retailers, suppliers and government officials that it hopes will build on its recent commitment to drive more manufacturing in the U.S. The event, which is expected to draw more than 1,500 people, is occurring seven months after the ... (more)

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#1 Aug 22, 2013
So how gullible does one have to be to fall for this publicity stunt at Walmart? So the company that pioneered the outsourcing of manufacturing jobs overseas is having a meeting to deteine how to increase the amount of American made goods being purchased? Unbelievable. Walmart should be the first one asked to leave the room when this subject is brought up. They started it all but now want to be seen as the hero in fixing a problem that they played the greatest role in creating. That is kind of like a fox holding a meeting to determine how to reduce the chicken death rate in henhouses. What am amazing example of a company with no shame taking advantage of people with a similar amount of intelligence.

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