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Walmart Knew Miley Cyrus’ Jewelry Was Toxic

Walmart has pulled a line of jewelry designed by Max Azria for the Miley Cyrus brand after tests conducted by the Associated Press proved the jewelry contained high levels of…

Annika Harris | May 22, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Which Mass Retailer Does Whitney Port Shop At?

As one of the more controversial retailers out there, you may live in denial that Walmart could ever produce anything classy. (Having Miley Cyrus design a line doesn’t quite help…

Leonora Epstein | May 20, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Norma Kamali’s Frightening Eagle Tank Perfect For Independence Day

The Fourth of July is just over a month away (47 days, to be exact), which means you still have plenty of time to order this scary Norma Kamali eagle…

Catherine Strawn | May 18, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Urban Outfitters Has Its Own Version Of Trashgate

Just a week ago, the world learned that in addition to Walmart, H&M stores (in NYC at least) destroy unsold clothes instead of donating the perfectly good, unused items to…

Bianca Posterli | January 13, 2010 - 5:40 pm

H&M Clothing Trash Scandal Update—Something’s Still Fishy

Shame, H&M, shame. Last week we learned that both the trend-forward retailer and Wal-Mart engage in the odd and wasteful practice of destroying unsold merchandise, and throwing it in the…

Leonora Epstein | January 11, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Not Cool: H&M And Wal-Mart Trash Unsold Clothes

Where does unsold fashion merchandise go to die? In an ideal world, it would go to charity. For H&M and Wal-Mart, it apparently gets slashed so it’s unwearable, and then…

Leonora Epstein | January 7, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Cheapskate: Walmart

I have a confession to make. I’m a little obsessed with Norma Kamali’s line for Walmart. I’ve bought several of the well-made pieces this year, and I am constantly checking…

Annika Harris | November 12, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Get Your Hard Candy Fix At Walmart

In August, we heard cult ’90s makeup brand Hard Candy was coming to Walmart stores at lower prices. Well, the time to paint your nails funky colors and wear matching…

Catherine Strawn | November 5, 2009 - 9:00 pm

For The Frugalista: Wal-Mart Caskets

I’m not going to lie — I like Wal-Mart. Sure, I prefer Target, but there’s something fascinating about Wal-Mart. I mean, I bought a t-shirt there the other day for…

Susannah Breslin | October 30, 2009 - 12:00 pm

WTF? Cutting In Line At Walmart Could Get You 15 Years In Prison

Heather Ellis, a college honor student in Kennett, MO, is facing 15 years in prison for an incident three years ago in which she was accused of cutting in front…

Annika Harris | October 21, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Syphilis Test Gets North Carolinians Walmart Or McDonald’s Gift Cards

Rates of syphilis in Forsyth, NC have tripled in one year, so health officials there have come up with a novel idea to entice people to get tested. Folks who…

Annika Harris | September 18, 2009 - 2:50 pm

New Favorite Blog: The People Of WalMart

Walmart’s commercials have gotten awfully slick lately. The one above is a real tearjerker that begs the question—do these people really shop at Walmart? Maybe, but just compare them to…

Ami Angelowicz | August 28, 2009 - 3:49 pm