Lower Sales Growth Strikes Wal-Mart
JOHN YDSTIE, host:
Business news starts with Mal-Mart, hoping for a happy holiday season.
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YDSTIE: Heading into the holiday season, Wal-Mart says it will look at adjusting its mix to make up for slumping same-store sales in October. The retailer's sales grew only half a percent after earlier predictions that sales would jump between 2 and 4 percent. Wal-Mart will issue its full sales release on Thursday.
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