As one of Canada's most popular and well-known supermarkets, Walmart is also one of Canada's largest employers, with over 400 stores across the country. Additionally, they have a large online store, www.walmart.ca that is visited by more than 900,000 Canadians every day. Walmart Canada partners with more than 2,200 Canadian suppliers, and offers millions of affordable and quality products for purchase. There is over 10,500 retail units that offer products from health and home, to outdoors and camping, to electronics, to food and drink. There is something for everyone at Walmart!
Walmart was started in 1962 by Sam Walton. The first Walmart store opened in Rogers, Arkansas, USA and had the goal to offer both lower prices and quality goods. Walmart found success and continued to grow into the household name it is today. Walmart Canada launched in 1994 with 122 stores, growing to the 400+ stores that exist today.
Walmart is known for its affordable, yet quality, goods. Walmart has excellent prices on all products. You can check out the Deals of the Week at walmart.ca to find out what is on sale that week - you can filter by type of product or price to find what you are looking for. Walmart also offers Rollback deals, which are available both in-store and online.
There is always something happening at Walmart! You can check out current new stories at walmart.ca to find out what's going on. Some current highlights include the announcement that Walmart Canada is now sourcing beef from Canadian certified sustainable farms and ranches (May 10, 2021), or that Walmart Canada has vaccinated more than 70,000 customers across Canada (May 3, 2021).
Walmart is proud to be part of the daily lives of many Canadians. They employ over 100,000 associates in Walmarts across Canada. There are 2.4 million daily customers at Walmart and 60% of Canadians live within 10 minutes of a Walmart store.