Industry sector: Retail – Groceries and General Merchandise
Number of employees: 360
Established in 1994, and headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Walmart Canada operates more than 300 stores across Canada. With more than 85,000 associates, the company has grown to become Canada’s third-largest employer.
Walmart is committed to giving Canadians the best shopping experience in the marketplace by delivering everyday low prices, exceptional customer service, and top-quality merchandise, backed up by extensive community involvement and philanthropy.
Each Walmart store across Canada houses close to 80,000 different products and a broad range of specialty services. Merchandise includes apparel, home fashions, household goods, toys, hardware, paint, wallpaper, automotive accessories, electronics, sporting goods, furniture, horticulture, cosmetics, jewelry, and convenient food items. Specialty services include full-service pharmacies, garden centres, one hour photo labs, Tire and Lube Express automotive centres, vision centres, connection centres for wireless phone services, portrait studios, and McDonald’s restaurants.