The Engines of Progress

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The world's largest retailer helps 250 million people a week save money and live better

From a Five and Dime in Bentonville, Arkansas to a retail superforce serving customers in 27 countries around the world, Walmart has built an empire on one simple value: the customer always comes first. And today it relies on innovative technology to give customers anytime, anywhere access to the things they need the most. Watch the full story.


We recognize our global opportunity to serve our customers and if we can give them anytime, anywhere access to Walmart whether or not that be in brick and mortar or online, we feel like that we can fulfill Sam's mission, which is to save people money so that they can live better.

Kendall Trainor, Senior Director, Replenishment, Walmart

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