First Walmart store
Walmart's first store opened in 1962, by Sam Walton/creator.
Owns more store's
Walmart owns 24 stores, and going up to 12.7 million in sales in 1967.
Walmart becomes public trading company, and sells first stock at 16.50$ per share, in 1970.
Walton Family Foundation
Walton's establish Walton family foundation. Reaches 1 billion in sales. 276 stores now open, all in 1980.
Walmart goes global
Through working with a Mexican company named Cifra. Walmart goes global having Sams clubs everywhere, In 1991.
Sam Walton dies
In 1992, Sam Walton dies, while establishing "save money, live better". Rob Walton takes his roll.
Walmart became so that you can shop online in 2000.
Mike Duke becomes CEO of Walmart. Walmart Exceeds $400 billion in annual sales, in 2009.
Doug is now the new CEO. Raising minimum wage to $9 an hour, in 2015.
Walmart changes its legal name to Walmart Inc. , Judith McKenna becomes CEO and president of Walmart international in 2018.
By: Patrick Pollina