Canada at a glance
Total Retail Units on March 31, 2013 379 Walmart Supercentre 211 Walmart Discount Store 168
Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Walmart Canada was established in 1994 with the acquisition of the Woolco Canada chain. The company has expanded rapidly for the past 18 years and in 2006 launched its successful supercentre format.
Today the supercentre expansion program includes the building of new stores as well as expansions and remodels of existing stores. Walmart is committed to being Canada's price leader and one-stop shopping destination. The company is Canada's fastest-growing retailer in both the grocery and general-merchandise sectors.
The president and CEO of Walmart Canada is Shelley Broader. See photos and get details on the store types we operate in Canada.