June 17th issue
Wal Mart has come to represent everything that is good - and bad - about US capitalism. Tom Coughlin, the Irish-American US chief of Wal-Mart, talks to Gabi Thesing about the world's largest company's formula and its plans to open another 490 stores worldwide. Read full article.
Fearghal O'Connor thought a family shopping trip to Wal Mart was a piece of cake. However, the store's plethora of choice and eternal opening hours resulted in frazzled family acts of mass consumption. Read full article.