Sam Walton founded Walmart in 1962, after having success with his store Walton's 5 & 10.
By 1967, the company grew to 24 stores across the state of Arkansas, and had reached $12.6 million in sales.
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.
The unexpected history of Walmart - how a simple but momentous idea in the late
1940s resulted in the largest company on Earth.
Jul 20, 2011 ... Walmart employs over 2.1 million people. There are 8,500 stores around the
world. More than 200 million customers visit the store every week.
Scroll through the timeline and see the Walmart story from the very beginning. ...
Walmart CEO Doug McMillon invites you to experience the history of Walmart.
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 ...
Aug 20, 2004 ... The following is a brief history of Sam Walton's Wal-Mart. 1962 – The first Wal-
Mart store opens in Rogers, Ark. 1968 – Wal-Mart expands ...
Jun 1, 2009 ... American company. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last
Updated: 6-1-2009 See Article History. Alternative Titles: Wal-Mart ...
Mar 13, 2009 ... Sam Walton opened the first Wal-Mart in 1945 with a loan of $20000 - it now has
4100 outlets in the United States.