We use our own and third-party cookies to optimize your experience on this site, including to maintain user sessions. Without these cookies our site will not function well. If you continue browsing our site we take that to mean that you understand and accept how we use the cookies. If you wish to decline our cookies we will redirect you to Google.
Already have an account? Sign in.

 Remember Me | Forgot Your Password?

Wal-Mart Deletes A Management Layer; Aims To Empower Store Managers

April 18, 2015: 12:00 AM EST
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is cutting the zone manager position from its payrolls in the United States. Affecting around 14,000 employees, the move is aimed at reducing bureaucracy and empowering people running the retailer's 4,500 stores across the country. Zone managers will be reassigned as assistant managers or department managers, with their pay unaffected by the revamp. Wal-Mart said it will hire up to 8,000 new department managers.
"Wal-Mart to Cut Management Role to Simplify Store Operations", Bloomberg, April 18, 2015, © Bloomberg
Market News
North America
United States of America
Companies, Organizations
Market News
Developed by Yuri Ingultsov Software Lab.