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Walmart Inc. is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores, headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas. The company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and incorporated on October 31, 1969. It also owns and operates Sam's Club retail warehouses. As of April 30, 2019, Walmart has 11,368 stores and clubs in 27 countries, operating under 55 different names. The company operates under the name Walmart in the United States and Canada, as Walmart de México y Centroamérica in Mexico and Central America, as Asda in the United Kingdom, as the Seiyu Group in Japan, and as Best Price in India. It has wholly owned operations in Argentina, Chile, Canada, and South Africa. Since August 2018, Walmart only holds a minority stake in Walmart Brasil, with 20-percent of the company's shares, and private equity firm Advent International holding 80-percent ownership of the company.
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  • 1945–1969: Early history 

  • 1969–1990: Incorporation and growth as a regional power 

  • 1990–2005: Retail rise to multinational status 

  • Environmental initiatives 

  • Branding and store design changes 

  • Acquisitions and employee benefits 

  • 2011–2019 

  • 2020s: Continuing growth and development 

  • Operating divisions 

  • Walmart U.S. 

  • Walmart Supercenter 

  • Walmart Discount Store 

  • Walmart Neighborhood Market 

  • Former stores and concepts 

  • Initiatives 

  • Chile 

  • Canada 

  • United Kingdom 

  • Africa 

  • China 

  • Japan 

  • India 

  • Setbacks 

  • Corruption charges 

  • Sam's Club 

  • Global eCommerce 

  • Private label brands 

  • Entertainment 

  • Online commerce acquisitions and plans 

  • Corporate affairs 

  • Finance and governance 

  • Ownership 

  • Competition 

  • Customer base 

  • Sales of guns and ammunition 

  • Open source software 

  • Big data analytics 

  • Charity 

  • Economic impact 

  • Labor relations 

  • Gender 

  • Sexual orientation and gender identity 

  • Criticism and controversies 

  • 2010s crime problem