From our humble beginnings as a small discount retailer in Rogers, Ark., Walmart has opened thousands of stores in the U.S. and expanded internationally. Through innovation, we're creating a seamless experience to let customers shop anytime and anywhere online, through mobile devices and in stores. We are creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the globe. Walmart operates approximately 11,500 stores under 56 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites in 10 countries. We employ approximately 2.2 million associates around the world — 1.5 million in the U.S. alone.