Walmart is a name synonymous with shopping enthusiasts around the world. You can purchase most of the Items here in Walmart. Previously known as Walton’s (1950-1969), Wal-Mart Inc (1969-1970), Wal-Mart Stores Inc (1970-2018) now Walmart Inc is an American multinational retail corporation founded in the year 1945 by Sam Walton. Currently, there are more than 2.2 million full-time employees who are working for Walmart in its 11000+ stores worldwide. Walmart operates under a different name in various countries such as In India it operates as Best Price, ASDA in the UK, Seiyu in Japan etc.
Walmart is the world’s largest company by revenue according to Forbes in the year 2019. Controlled by Walton Family, Walmart makes it a largest publicly traded family-owned business. Some of the crazy facts about Walmart America are Each week around 1/3rd US Population visit Walmart US Stores, People choose houses based on the reach of Walmart in their surroundings, Walmart stores have huge parking space which is roughly the size of a city combined, Many people trust Walmart products and have faith in the stores, Walmart is frequent destination typed in any GPS device.
Walmart was listed in New York Stock Exchange as WMT in the year 1972 and is one of the profitable retailers in the U.S. Walmart operates in America as Walmart U.S and outside America as Walmart International having stores in Argentina, Central America, Chile, Mexico, Canada, UK, Africa, China, Japan and India. There were stores in Germany and South Korea which faced several setbacks.
Macrotraveller on his recent visit to the US decided to try out and experience Walmart and why it is a game-changer in retail outlets and found the experience to be exciting. On my visit, noticed that most of the products available here were quite cheap compared to the products sold out in the open market and the quality of the products was also pretty good. They sold most of the products required in daily life such as Automobile, Baby products, Beauty, Books, Cellphones, Clothing, Food, Electronics, Health, Home, Jewellery, Movies, Music, Patio Products, garden products, pharmacy etc with over 75 million products in their stores I was intrigued to know how they manage logistics and sale. I also heard that during sales and any major holidays, stocks will go sold out in minutes which had me surprised as to how huge stores also run out of stocks.
I decided to explore the stores noticing the products and you name it, they have the product be it different variants or from different companies, Walmart sells them all. I decided to purchase some household things to try them out and it turned out to be amazing. In short Walmart stores in the US is a go-to place to purchase the products at a cheap price and of better quality.