US: Wal-Mart's social commerce unit heads step down
By Katie Smith | 26 June 2012
US retail giant Wal-Mart has confirmed that Venky Harinarayan and Anand Rajaraman, co-heads of its @WalmartLabs division, are leaving the company.
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