Where did Sam Walton open his first Walmart store?

Answer Sam Walton, founder of the Walmart chain of discount stores, opened his first store in Rogers, Arkansas, in 1962. The first Walmart stores outside of Arkansas opened in 1968, and the company was in... Read More »

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Where did Sam Walton open his first Wal-Mart store?

Sam Walton opened his first Wal-Mart store in Rogers, Arkansas in 1962. At the time of his death in 1992, Wal-Mart operated in 45 states and Puerto Rico. Wal-Mart's headquarters in 2010 still resid... 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 »

When& were did the first Walmart supercenter open?

The first Walmart Supercenter opened in Washington, Missouri, in 1988. The 205,000-square-foot grocery and merchandise store was the prototype for the future Supercenters that replace the stores th... Read More »

Where is the world's largest walmart store located?

The world's-largest Walmart is a 260,000-square-foot supercenter located near Albany, New York. The store opened in May 2008 in a space that was previously occupied by Sam's Club, also owned by Wal... Read More »