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Walmart celebrates 25 years in Canada


Walmart entered the Canadian market a quarter of a century ago. Its entry began with the acquisition of 122 Woolco stores and the founding of Walmart Canada on March 17, 1994. Canada had just come out of a recession, and hard-pressed competitors viewed Walmart’s entry with some concern as they struggled to maintain market share in a fast-changing retail landscape.

Over the years Walmart Canada has seen successes and challenges as it conquered a huge share of the Canadian retail market. Retail Insider takes a look at Walmart Canada’s ups and downs – read the full article.

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