Roehm says Wal-Mart was not ready for change


By Nicole Maestri NEW YORK, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. may have wanted change when it hired Julie Roehm as its head of marketing communications last year, but on Wednesday she said the world's largest retailer rejected change once she arrived. "Many companies -- and Wal-Mart's not the first -- want change. They know that something needs to be done and they want to seek it," she said, after speaking on a panel at a Reuters Newsmaker event in New York. But just as a body can ...

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