Does anybody have concrete documentation on the APM changes coming down?
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If you're a Walmart Associate in Bentonville or NWA, are you worried you personally could get laid off in the planned reductions by Jan 31st? What Building do you work in? What functional area do you work in? How many associates in your department?... read more
With all the changes coming out has anyone heard anything about the personnel and training coordinator positions in the stores?
smaller stores under $80 million in annual sales won’t have any co-managers; mid-sized locations between $80 million and $90 million will have one; stores from $90 million to $125 million will have two; and the highest-volume locations will have... read more
What does everyone think of the point system? I had the flu and I lose a point, went home a 1 hr early to pickup my Grandson lost a 1/2 point... If your sick your sick.. Plus someone at the store was told they won't get the bonus if they don't finish... read more
Walmart is reportedly cutting 3,500 co-manager positions and adding 1,700 lower-paid assistant store managers. The restructuring comes the day after Walmart announced it will raise its starting hourly wages to $11. Walmart also announced Thursday... read more
To those saying 1,000 cuts at Walmart HQ is a good thing, that it will get rid of some of the useless management that brings zero to the company and gets huge salaries in return for nothing, please don't be that naive. Every corporate cut until now... read more
I don’t know about anyone else but I’m personally fed up with working my butt off with not enough people in the home office to do the required work but every month they lay off more and more good and talented people. It seems every other months... read more
Oh yeah, Amazon this, online sales that. Yeah, Amazon, which represents around 4% of total retail sales is causing this. The same Amazon that's been around for years, and has been strong for at least 3-4 years. Not like Amazon went from zero to 4% in... read more
Walmart's CEO Doug McMillon foresees fewer sales associates at his stores, but they'll be better paid and better trained.
Walmart to cut 1000 corporate jobs by be end of January! Run for the hills.
...and the award for most unattractive employer in America goes to the European controlled sh-- hole Walmart!
So any more word on what the conference call will be about? Will they layoff co managers entirely or demote them to ASM?
Source: I saw this on my phone right now - Costco is running "We are Hiring" ads here on downloadbesttorrentblog.ru - that's very smart as they know that a lot of Sam's and Walmart folks are here now. Here is a screenshot of my screen:... read more
Source listed below: More Job Cuts Coming Next Week The store closings were just the beginning of what’s to come. Next week they will be announcing more changes, Technology lead is going away, Jewelry lead is going away, Membership team is going... read more
This is an interesting development. There is a CNN reporter posting on the SAMs page asking to chat with people. He may find out more than he thought he would given Walmart’s recent shenanigans.
1) Cap1/Cap2 merger and unloading trucks at 4am-1pm with GM trucks being palletized. 2) Eliminating the Jewelry department. 3) DSD cutting back to 1 person receiving both sides as most direct will come on GM trucks. 4) 1 co-manager per shift (1 on... read more
What was the meeting all the market managers went to about? All the market managers are meeting with store managers today.
Well of course they will layoff in 2018 that is and has been their standard since 2006. Bottom line, they have made some extraordinary bad decisions in the Marketing and e-commerce side of the business. When your business model is to buy Jet.com for... read more
The HO has been and will be cutting HO headcount to reduce SG cutting more HO jobs, cutting associate hours, increasing automation, reducing store headcount, or all of the above?
Bonus Amount Schedule: Full and part-time hourly associates only. 0-2 years: $0 if pay increased, $200 if no pay increase 2-4 years: $250 5-9 years: $300 10-14 years: $400 15-19 years: $750 20+ years: $1000 Salaried as well as full and part-time... read more
They don’t want technical support in Bentonville, we know those jobs are going to India.
Walmart prunes our headcount. Why would it be any different in 2018? Thoughts please.
Walmart is not only closing Sam's Clubs, Walmart stores are also being affected. 134 people in Georga and Utah will be laid off once the time designated by WARN notice expires. Walmart seems to be on a roll today, I recon... read more
/ Not looking good! Again the media knows before the people.
Instead of eliminating positions and laying off those in those positions, offer buyouts to people to leave voluntarily and then allow those in RIF targeted roles to apply for the now vacant roles. It won’t entirely eliminate layoffs but there would... read more
Unlike some retailers, store closures will be a marker of strength for Walmart, according to former Walmart.com CEO Carter Cast. "I think there are store closures ahead of Walmart that are going to be good for the company and good for shareholders,"... read more
Up again today. Up 49% this year. Thank you to all the wonderful associates that have helped make this happen. We have broke $100/Share. If it wasn’t for all of you this wouldn’t be possible.
About 100 new hires came into SWDC for on-boarding this morning.
Walmart ISD is in bed with companies like Infosys, Cognizant and Wipro for the sole purpose of bringing in lower cost labor to undercut American workers. You don't have to read very far into these stories to see what's going on. Note the details of... read more
The CEO of Walmart, Doug McMillon, announced earlier this month that they will be closing the doors at half their stores as of February 2018. The discount retail chain has been going down hill due to much competition and not being able to purchase... read more
Funny, Amazon dominated 89 % online sales this season WMT ecommerce “distant second” 4.4% /
Anyone hear of their exec getting a buyout? My VP just accepted a huge buyout a few weeks ago.