Sam's Club layoffs - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/25/10

Sam's Club layoffs

LUBBOCK, TX(KCBD)- Soon thousands of Sam's Club employees will be out of the job, including some here in Lubbock.

Walmart is cutting about 10,000 product demonstraters. Those jobs will be outsourced to "shopper events", which works with Walmart on in-store demonstrations.

Walmart is also cutting 1,200 "new business membership" representatives. The store says it will help eligible employees find new positions in other stores.

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