China at a glance
Total Retail Units 394 Walmart Supercenter 350 Sam's Club 8 Neighborhood Market 2 Smart Choice (Discount Compact Hyper) 5 Trust-Mart Hypermarket 29
Walmart began its retail operations in China in 1996, with the opening of a supercenter and Sam's Club in Shenzhen. In 2007, Walmart purchased a 35% interest in Trust-Mart. In 2011, Walmart signed a MOU with the Shanghai local government to establish Walmart's China eCommerce headquarters in Shanghai.
The president and CEO of Walmart China is Greg Foran. Our headquarters are located in Shenzhen. See photos and get details on the store types we operate in China.