NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Wal-Mart said Thursday that it is bringing guns back to many of its U.S. stores in an effort to lift slumping sales.
In 2006, Wal-Mart (WMT, Fortune 500), the world's largest retailer stopped selling guns in the majority of its stores, blaming slow demand for those types of firearms. 866Email Print Wal-Mart currently sells rifles, shotguns and ammunition in about 1,300 stores in the United States. Those firearms will now be available at about half of Wal-Mart's 4,000 stores.
The retailer doesn't sell handguns in any of its stores, other than in Alaska.Answer Question
I think its a good thing. I have bought a gun at wal-mart and they do the background checks on the spot, I am happy that they are doing this, makes me gain a tad bit of confidence that we are not as far gone as I thought.
Answer by amazinggrace83 at 3:36 PM on Apr. 28, 2011
Answer by NotPanicking at 3:40 PM on Apr. 28, 2011
Answer by Anonymous at 3:44 PM on Apr. 28, 2011
Answer by adnilm at 3:48 PM on Apr. 28, 2011
Answer by twinsplus2more at 3:49 PM on Apr. 28, 2011
Answer by adnilm at 3:53 PM on Apr. 28, 2011
Answer by Carpy at 3:54 PM on Apr. 28, 2011