1. Market Data
June 23, 2016

Walmart supercentre opens in Memphis

Walmart has opened a supercentre in Memphis, Tennessee, US.

Walmart has opened a supercentre in Memphis, Tennessee, US.

The store stocks an assortment of fresh groceries and general merchandise, as well as features a full pharmacy and fuel station.

It also offers a free store pick-up service to provide an easy way to shop products on Walmart.com, with several items available for pick-up the same day.

"The new store employs up to 300 full-time and part-time associates."

The approximately 187,000ft² outlet offers electronics, furniture, automotive, sporting goods, home improvement, apparel and toys.

The new store employs up to 300 full-time and part-time associates.

Among the grocery items stocked at the store include fresh produce, meat and pantry staples. It also has a full-service deli and in-store bakery offering custom cakes and freshly baked breads.

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The pharmacy offers a wide range of products and services, including prescriptions, over-the-counter medications and health monitors.

Pharmacists can also administer commonly requested immunisations, including flu shots. The pharmacy features a drive-through window for added convenience.

Walmart has 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries.