This article covers the history of Walmart, the large international discount retail
chain. In 1950, Sam Walton purchased a store from Luther E. Harrison in ...
Walmart's history is more than just the stores we've built, the partnerships we've
made and the customers we've served. So much of our history is in the details.
Nov 16, 2004 ... Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton is born in Kingfisher, Okla. just before .... At the
end of the year, Wal-Mart becomes the first retailer in history to ...
Jul 2, 2012 ... Now, Walmart employs over 2.1 million people, with 8,500 stores around the
world, and more than 200 million customers every week.
Its headquarters are in Bentonville, Ark. Wal-Mart was founded by Sam Walton in
... The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture - Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
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Jan 25, 2011 ... This video takes you through the history of Wal-Mart from 1950-1990. http://
Focus in on Walmart's business side. See Sam's office, study the history of the
company's growth, and how the basic beliefs guided it from the early days to
Apr 1, 2006 ... This insight would form a cornerstone of Walton's business strategy when he
launched Wal-Mart in 1962. The quest for low prices came ...
History & Culture ... Walton opened the first Wal-Mart in 1962, after years in the
retail ... In 1962 Walton opened his first Wal-Mart store in Rogers, Arkansas.
Mar 14, 2009 ... Sam Walton opened the first Wal-Mart in 1945 with a loan of $20000 - it now has
4100 outlets in the United States.