Walmart

American multinational retailer

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 April 30, 2020, Walmart has 11,484 stores and clubs in 27 countries, operating under 56 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 Flipkart Wholesale in India. It has wholly owned operations in Argentina, Chile, Canada, and South Africa. Since August 2018, Walmart holds only a minority stake in Walmart Brasil, which was renamed Grupo Big in August 2019, with 20 percent of the company's shares, and private equity firm Advent International holding 80 percent ownership of the company.

Walmart News and Videos   LIVE

ℹ️ This is a LIVE page which updates automatically as we're monitoring our hand-curated selection of verified and trustworthy media outlets
Photo: Instacart

Walmart is partnering with grocery delivery platform Instacart in yet another bid to rival Amazon and its growing offline network of..
5 hours ago • The Verge

Advertisement
Photo by James Bareham / The Verge

Sony’s WH-1000XM3 over-ear wireless headphones normally cost $350, but they’re down to $248, which is the..
7 hours ago • The Verge
Giant Eagle, Kroger and Walmart sold ready-to-eat meals with vegetable implicated in more than 600 illnesses in 43 states.
Credit: CBS News - Published 4 days ago

Final Fantasy VII Remake has held fairly steady at $60 since it launched in April 2020, but the disc-based version for PS4 is currently down to $40 at Amazon,..
5 days ago • The Verge
Ready-to-eat products sold at Kroger, Walmart and other stores could contain vegetable linked to salmonella outbreak.
Credit: CBS News - Published 5 days ago

Some Walmart, Kroger and H-E-B salads are part of a new health alert because they contain recalled onions that maybe contaminated with Salmonella.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 6 days ago

Walmart parking lots will become drive-in movie theaters and will show movies including Pokémon Detective Pikachu, Ghostbusters, Spiderman and more.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 6 days ago

Victim's families and the city of El Paso are marking one year since a shooting at a crowded Walmart by remembering the 23 people who were killed. (Aug...
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

Actress' cosmetics line, called Flower, will be available at Wal-Mart stores with items ranging from $5 to $14
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

An alleged racist attack killed 23 at an El Paso Walmart on Aug. 3, 2019. Dozens more were injured. Survivors, others reflect on hate-inspired attack.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

The year has been relentless with reminders of Aug. 3, 2019, mass shooting, fresh tragedy, enduring anguish, a responsibility to remember the dead.
 
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago

You might like