Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Data Sheet - Worldwide Unit Details August 2011

 

Description Retail Units       Entry
Supercenter 2,952 Opened first in 1988 (Washington, MO)
Discount Store 681 Opened first in 1962 (Rogers, AR)
Neighborhood Market* 185 Opened first in 1998 (Bentonville, AR)
Small formats** 12  
Walmart U.S. 3,830  
Sam's Club 609 Opened first in 1983 (Midwest City, OK)
Total U.S. 4,439  


 
     
Mexico 1,887 Entered November 1991
Canada 329 Entered November 1994
Brazil 490 Entered May 1995
Argentina 66 Entered August 1995
China*** 346 Entered August 1996
United Kingdom 538 Entered July 1999
Japan 414 Entered March 2002
Costa Rica 188 Entered September 2005
El Salvador 77 Entered September 2005
Guatemala 183 Entered September 2005
Honduras 61 Entered September 2005
Nicaragua 65 Entered September 2005
Chile 295 Entered January 2009
India 7 Entered May 2009
Africa**** 315 Entered June 2011 
Walmart International  5,261  
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.  9,700  

Associates
United States -- almost 1.4 million
International -- more than 730,000
Total associates -- 2.1 million worldwide

Company Overview 
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) serves customers and members more than 200 million times per week at 9,700 retail units under 69 different banners in 28 countries. 

*Neighborhood Market also includes Amigo and Supermercado banners
**Small formats include Marketside, Walmart Express, Walmart on Campus and Super Ahorros banners
***China includes a 35% interest in Trust-Mart, which operates 104 stores in China.
****Africa includes South Africa (290), Botswana (10), Ghana (1), Lesotho (2), Mauritius (1), Malawi (2), Mozambique (1), Namibia (3), Nigeria (1), Swaziland (1), Tanzania (1), Uganda (1) and Zambia (1)