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Walmart is an American multinational retailer of large discount department stores and supercenters. The first Walmart store was opened by Sam Walton in July 1962. Walmart is the world's largest retailer, with over 11,000 stores in 27 countries under 71 different banners. It employs 2.2 million associates around the world — 1.3 million in the US. Walmart stores sell general merchandise from electronics to clothing while supercenters carry more grocery items. Many of the stores also have garden center, pharmacy, tire & Lube Express, optical center, one-hour photo processing lab, portrait studio, bank branch, cell phone store, hair and nail salon, video rental, and fast food outlet.