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Walmart says new stores will lead to a strong growth platform

By Keith Macartney / February 12th, 2013 / No Comments

The retail monolith Walmart has announced 24 new store openings in Costa Rica this year. Manager of Walmart-LogoCorporate Affairs at Walmart Centroamérica says the openings will give the company a stronger platform for growth.
In 2011, Walmart de Mexico and Centroamérica will invest $160.5 million in Costa Rica, a record high for the company. The investment includes the construction of 24 new stores in Costa Rica which will generate 839 new jobs adding up to a grand total of 11,600 Walmart jobs in Costa Rica…