Our Story

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 nearly 11,000 stores under 65 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2015 net sales of $482.2 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.


Our Business

Walmart operates in 28 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


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

Sam Walton Five and Dime


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


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.


Ethics & Integrity

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