Walmart Inc. is a US-based e-commerce giant that operates retail, wholesale, chain of discount stores, supercenters, and neighborhood markets.
Headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, the company was formerly known as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
The multinational retail corporation has a strong global presence with around 10,500 stores and clubs operating under 48 brands in over 24 countries, including e-commerce sites being run under different business formats.
The company offers a wide range of products, including apparel, housewares, small appliances, electronics, musical instruments, books, home decor, footwear, toys, video games, household necessities, pets, pharmaceutical and other clinical services at everyday low prices (EDLP).
The Walmart U.S. segment includes the company's concept of mass merchandize in the United States, operating under Walmart brands, along with digital retail. The company currently operates three primary store formats in the United States.
The second segment, Walmart International, comprises business operations outside the United States, including various e-commerce websites. It has more than 5,900 retail units operated under 55 banners in over 25 countries.
The Sam's Club segment operates a network of warehouse membership clubs across the United States. The club offers specialty services, including auto buying, pharmacy, travel, optical, hearing aid centres, tire and battery centres. It also provides a portfolio of business operations support service
The company’s website, Walmart.com, has reportedly around 100 million new visitors a month and delivers growth each year.
With services like Online Grocery Pickup, NextDay shipping and other mobile-based applications, Walmart offers its customers digital and brick and mortar shopping.
The company acquired Jet.com in 2016 and continued expanding its portfolio of e-commerce sites, including Nebraska-based Hayneedle.com, an online home furnishings and décor retailer.
It also acquired digital brands and additional specialty e-tailers during that period.
In 2017, the company formed Store No°8, an incubation arm of Walmart, to enhance retail growth in the future.
The US-based company aims to focus on growing its core business and make new operations efficient and effective for the customers.
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