Reuters: Wal-Mart Considers Bid for Hong Kong Supermarket Chain

Signage for the first Wal-Mart Supercenter in Shanghai, one of more than 180 stores the retail giant owns in China. It holds an interest in additional 104 Trust-Mart stores there.

Reuters reports that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville is considering a bid for the Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. conglomerate, a supermarket chain controlled by Asia's richest man, Li Ka-shing.

Want the Full Article?

Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year

Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days.

Purchase Now

Already have archive access? Login to view this article.

Please read our comments policy before commenting.

Latest Arkansas Business Poll

Should the U.S. end the embargo against Cuba?