Chile at a glance
Total Retail Units 331 Lider Hiper 72 Lider Express 64 Acuenta 66 Ekono 127 Revive 1 El Buen Corte 1
In 2009, Walmart acquired a majority in Distribución y Servicio D&S S.A., Chile's leading food retailer. D&S began as a family-owned operation led by Manuel Ibáñez Ojeda in 1957 with its first supermarket called Almac. The business was expanded by his sons, Felipe Ibáñez Scott and Nicolas Ibáñez Scott, who remain engaged in the business. The president and CEO of Walmart Chile is Gian Carlo Nucci .
With headquarters in Santiago, D&S has more than operates several formats including hypermarkets, supermarkets and Ekono convenience stores. It also has developed a significant credit business through its Presto credit card, with 1.6 million users. In 2010, D&S changed its tax ID to Walmart Chile.
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