In what year was Wal-Mart founded?

Answer Wal-Mart began in 1962 when Sam Walton opened the first discount store in Rogers, Arkansas. The company was incorporated in 1969, and today is one of the largest public companies in the world.Sourc... Read More »

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When was Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. founded?

The first Wal-Mart store opened in 1962 by Samuel and JL Walton. It was located in Rogers, Arkansas. Wal-Mart was incorporated in 1969. Today the company has 1,500,000 employees and is the world's ... Read More »

What year was Wal-mart made?

Wal-mart was founded in 1962 by Sam Walton. The first Wal-mart was located in Rogers, Arkansas; it was a discount retail store. Wal-mart later became a publicly traded company. Today, there are ove... Read More »

How many people go to Wal-Mart each year?

Wal-Mart, created by Sam Walton in 1962, serves more than 176 million customers each year. The first store opened in Rogers, Arkansas. Wal-Mart has 8,416 locations that employ more than 2.1 million... Read More »

What year did Sam Walton open the first Wal-mart?

Sam Walton opened the first Wal-Mart on July 2, 1962 in Rogers, Arkansas in response to a rival discount chain opening stores near his variety stores. According to a December 1998 Time magazine art... Read More »