Lee Scott Quotes

56 Lee Scott quotes:

"Our customer base is not necessarily a leader, an early adopter."
"Our size causes us, when we do something inappropriate, which is usually done out of stupidity, to come across as being done out of arrogance."
"People aren't going to talk about it except me and that is communication and the visits I have personally had in our meetings with our store managers saying if you do these things you will be terminated, period."
"Retailing, it's always true that there is some items that I wish we had a lot more of like the iPod and there is some items I wish we had a lot less of."
"So I think we have an obligation with our size to make sure that we are open to what people have to say to us because the people who criticize us, they're not all mean-spirited."
"The beauty of this country and what people participate in is the competitive nature that we allow to exist and the fact is that we are better because we have great competitors."
"The customers want those Supercenters."
"There are going to be some people who never want Wal-Mart. That's OK."
"We want to set a tone going into our fiscal year that starts Feb. 1, that Wal-Mart Stores is going to be aggressive in taking care of customers, taking care of our associates, communications and merchandising."
"Where we have been incorrect in what we have done, then I think we have an obligation to settle."
"Where we're not wrong or where the cost of settling is so much that it is totally disproportionate to the harm or the error that we made, we're not going to settle."
"You can't take a store that is a struggling store anyway and add a bunch of people and a bunch of work rules that cause you to even be in worse shape."
"You know, we opened a record number of stores last year."
"The soaring cost of health care in America cannot be sustained over the long term by any business that offers health benefits to its employees."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: America Quotes
"[In pricing,] we are setting the pace, ... Our back-to-school experience was awesome."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Experience Quotes
"We are particularly excited about organic food, the fastest-growing category in all of food. It's a great example of how Wal-Mart can appeal to a wider range of customers."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Example Quotes
"Roses, roses are always a favorite. It's an expression of love, everybody knows what the rose stands for."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Expression Quotes
"We can see first-hand at Wal-Mart how many of our customers are struggling to get by, ... Our customers simply don't have the money to buy basic necessities."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Customers Quotes
"As the economy has slowed customers have become more concerned about price."
"Even with the lingering impacts of the hurricanes, and the impact of higher energy prices, I believe we will have a good holiday season."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Energy Quotes

inspirational quote database

Successories, the leaders of inspiration and motivation, has unlocked iQuote: The Inspirational Quote Database, a curated collection of the most inspirational quotes. Raise your iQ and become a Quoteologist today!