Our Story

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Saving people money so they can live better

Walmart helps people around the world save money and live better -- anytime and anywhere -- in retail stores, online and through their mobile devices. Each week, more than 245 million customers and members visit our 11,000 stores under 69 banners in 27 countries and e-commerce websites in 10 countries. With fiscal year 2013 sales of approximately $466 billion, Walmart employs 2.2 million associates worldwide.

Find out how innovative thinking, leadership through service, and above all, our commitment to saving people money so they can live better have made us the business we are today and are shaping the company we will be tomorrow.

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Our Business

Walmart operates in 27 countries around the world. Learn more about our business units and how we give back to each community where we operate. 

Doug McMillon at Aspen Ideas Festival 2012

Leadership

Meet our board of directors, the Walmart leadership team and find executive speeches.

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History

Explore our history timeline, meet Walmart founder Sam Walton and discover how our rich heritage defines who we are and what we do today.

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Working at Walmart

Walmart associates are the heart of our business. Whether it's a part-time job or the career of a lifetime, working at Walmart means opportunity.

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Ethics & Integrity

Walmart promotes a culture of integrity and provides resources to educate and empower associates to make ethical decisions.