Walmart

U.S. discount retailer based in Arkansas

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Walmart Inc. is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores. Headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, the company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and incorporated on October 31, 1969. It also owns and operates Sam's Club retail warehouses. As of January 31, 2019, Walmart has 11,348 stores and clubs in 27 countries, operating under 55 different names. The company operates under the name Walmart in the United States and Canada, as Walmart de México y Centroamérica in Mexico and Central America, as Asda in the United Kingdom, as the Seiyu Group in Japan, and as Best Price in India. It has wholly owned operations in Argentina, Chile, Canada, and South Africa. Since August 2018, Walmart only holds a minority stake in Walmart Brasil, with 20% of the company's shares, and private equity firm Advent International holding 80% ownership of the company.

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If you forget a key ingredient for your Easter meal, you have some options. Walmart is open, but Target is closed.
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In a first, government pilot will allow recipients of federal food assistance to shop with major retailers online
Credit: CBS News - Published 4 days ago

For $48, parents can get up to five items every month and dress their kids in leading apparel brands
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

The fruit has been sold under various brands or labels at Kroger, Walmart, Trader Joe's, Target and Whole Foods
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

The fruit was destined for select locations of several major retailers, including Kroger, Walmart, Trader Joes, Target and Whole Foods.
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said on Friday it has sent letters to Walmart Inc, Kroger Co and 10 other convenience store chains for selling..
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