Our Business

From our humble beginnings as a small discount retailer in Rogers, Ark., Walmart has opened thousands of stores in the U.S. and expanded internationally. Through innovation, we're creating a seamless experience to let customers shop anytime and anywhere online, through mobile devices and in stores. We are creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the globe.

Walmart operates over 11,500 retail units under 65 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. We employ 2.2 million associates around the world — 1.4 million in the U.S. alone.


Walmart U.S.

Walmart has stores in 50 states and Puerto Rico offering low prices on the broadest assortment of products through a variety of formats. 


Walmart International

Walmart operates in 27 countries outside the U.S., offering low prices through retail units under several banners around the globe.


Sam's Club

Sam's Club is a warehouse membership format with locations across the U.S. and around the world. 

Customer mobile app barcode scanner (2134x1352)

Walmart Global eCommerce

Based in California's Silicon Valley, Walmart Global eCommerce drives our online, mobile and social innovation, including Walmart.com and @WalmartLabs. 


Interactive Map

Where in the world is Walmart? See where we operate and get key data, such as the number of associates and community giving totals by state.