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The Long Tail of the Walmex Scandal

There’s an interesting piece about Walmart running into trouble with its U.S. expansion in the wake of the Mexico bribery scandal. Walmart presents a tricky issue for community, civic and government leaders.  Organized labor opposes them…for their refusal to commit to union construction, and for their large, unrepresented work force.  Community watchdog groups bemoan the…

Walmart has a trust issue…but it’s not the one you think

The world doesn’t need another blog about Walmart’s Mexico problem.  We all know the deal: allegations of bribery pose reputational risk.  So does obstructing and covering up an internal investigation…offenses that lead to textbook responses: board and executive resignations, the appointment of watchdogs, a re-examination of policies. And as we know, Walmart has had plenty…