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By Donald Lambro
Growth spikes are little more than trend-free anomalies
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Tammy Johnson
Before purchasing a shirt, shoppers will run their hands over the fabric, look at the price tag and wonder how it will hold up in the washing machine. Some might even ask if it makes them look fat.
"It's easier and it's cheaper," she said of her decision to shop there. "I hate that, but it is true."
Walmart wants the best prices for its customers, she said, but the company also has power as a buyer to make sure factories have decent working conditions.