Description: Wal-Mart employees and union members around the country came out on Black Friday to protest the pay, the hours, the healthcare practices of the country’s biggest retailer.
Source: CNNMoney.com – video report
Date: Nov 23, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- Do you think these protests harmed or benefited Wal-Mart sales on Black Friday?
- Do you think the employee strategy to publicize their issues with Wal-Mart management in this way was the best way to proceed?
- What would you advise management do next, if anything?