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Walmart move on wages could have ripple effect

Walmart move on wages could have ripple effect

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart stunned the retail world when it announced recently that it would give raises to approximately 500,000 employees, increasing its base hourly pay rate above the federal minimum wage. In the wake of Walmart’s move, industry observers and analysts have been examining the possible implications for the rest of the industry. Through