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Walmart: American multinational retail chain
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 July 31, 2020, Walmart has 11,496 stores and clubs in 27 countries, operating under 56 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 Flipkart Wholesale in India. It has wholly owned operations in Argentina, Chile, Canada, and South Africa. Since August 2018, Walmart holds only a minority stake in Walmart Brasil, which was renamed Grupo Big in August 2019, 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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In Philadelphia unrest, a family appeals for calm

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KFC Bringing Back Popular Fireplace Logs [Video]

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KFC KFC announced Monday that it's bringing back its fried chicken-scented fireplace log for the third year in a row. Customers can purchase a log for $15.88 on Walmart's website and at select store..

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Walmart sues federal government over opioid case [Video]

Walmart sues federal government over opioid case

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Walmart Is Redesigning Its Stores [Video]

Walmart Is Redesigning Its Stores

The makeover is an attempt to make it easier for shoppers to find what they're looking for.

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Police searching for man suspected of shooting a Walmart store manager in the leg in Bradenton [Video]

Police searching for man suspected of shooting a Walmart store manager in the leg in Bradenton

Police searching for man suspected of shooting a Walmart store manager in the leg in Bradenton

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Amazon's Dominance Under Threat: Walmart, Instacart [Video]

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TikTok avoids shutdown [Video]

TikTok avoids shutdown

[NFA] U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he supported a deal in principle that would allow TikTok to continue to operate in the United States, even as it appeared to conflict with his earlier..

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China: shut down, don't sell U.S. TikTok -sources [Video]

China: shut down, don't sell U.S. TikTok -sources

Beijing opposes a forced sale of TikTok's U.S. operations by its Chinese owner ByteDance, and would prefer to see the short video app shut down in the United States, three people with direct knowledge..

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Walmart begins drone delivery tests [Video]

Walmart begins drone delivery tests

Walmart will begin testing a drone delivery service on Wednesday that will drop off grocery and household products through automated drones as the U.S. retailer looks to expand its delivery options. ..

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