Walmart to expand sales on Web site

September 2, 2009 4:22:33 AM PDT
The world's largest retailer says it will begin selling goods from other venders on its Web site. It plans to add nearly a million new items in categories such as baby toys, home and sporting goods.

Analysts say the move helps Walmart better compete with international online retailers like Amazon.

Walmart's Web site will handle payments for products ordered from its partner companies. And those retailers will handle the shipping and customer service for items purchased through