Don't we all love Walmart, which is one of the biggest shopping centres in the world that is famous all across? But what makes it so famous? Is it the brand or its strategies of marketing, or the user-friendly approach, or even the discounts that you get at this place?
There have been times where Walmart has been in the news for some of the most bizarre reasons like people making love at the parking lot to being shot at Walmart, whatever the reason be, this place is here to stay and we thank Lord for making shopping this easy and exciting.
Find out about these interesting facts on Walmart that can simply blow your mind off.
Walmart has about 2.1 million employees. This is seven times the population of Iceland!! What, REALLY? It is the largest overall employer in the USA and the biggest employer in 25 States.
If the entire world's stores of Walmart are put together in one single place, then it would take up more than 32 square miles, which is equal to 15,300 football fields!! WOW!!
In the year 2000, Walmart has been sued 4851 times. This is equal to getting sued every two hours! Wait! No, these stores can't be dangerous.
Walmart's economy is bigger than the annual income of Sweden! These stores broke the record in the year 2009 by making a $405 billion in revenue.
Each week nearly one-third of the population of the USA visits Walmart stores during the weekend, making this one of the busiest places to be at, especially over the weekends!
Walmart parking lots alone take up roughly the size of Tampa, Florida. Whao, now this is really HUGE!!
Walmart operates internationally under 55 different names, including Walmex in Mexico. Asda in the UK, Seiyu in Japan and in India, it is known as Best Price!
In 2009, Walmart sold more of bananas than any other item. We're only wondering what was so special about bananas during that year?!