Profile: Wal Mart de Mexico SAB de CV (WMMVY.PK)
Wal-Mart de Mexico, S.A.B. de C.V. (WALMEX), incorporated on June 15, 1905, is engaged in operating self-service stores. The Company's segments include Mexico and Central America. In Mexico, the Company operates through Self-service, which includes the operation of discount stores, hypermarkets, wholesale-price membership stores and supermarkets, and Others, which includes department stores and real estate transactions with third parties. In Central America, the Company operates discount stores, supermarkets, hypermarkets, warehouse stores and wholesale-price membership stores in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and El Salvador. The Company operates through approximately 3,066 units in over 589 cities. The Company offers products in categories, such as food, consumables, general merchandise and apparel. The Company offers its products under various brand names, including Bodegas Aurrera, Mi Bodegas, Bodega Aurrera Express, Walmart, Sam's Club, Superama, Suburbia and Medimart Pharmacies. The Company offers e-commerce business in Mexico. The Company operates three Internet sites: walmart.com.mx, sams.com.mx and superama.com.mx.
The Company holds interest in various groups of companies, such as Nueva Walmart, Suburbia, Importing Companies, Real estate, Services companies and Walmart Central America. The Nueva Walmart includes the operation of over 1,719 Bodega Aurrera discount stores, approximately 256 Walmart hypermarkets, over 160 Sam's Club membership self-service wholesale stores, approximately 95 Superama supermarkets and over 10 Medimart pharmacies. The Suburbia includes the operation of over 117 Suburbia stores with apparel and accessories for the entire family. Its Importing Companies are engaged in the import of goods for sale.
The Company's Real estate group of companies includes property developments and management of real estate companies. Its Services companies are engaged in rendering of professional services to its group companies. The Walmart Central America includes the operation of over 484 discount stores, including Despensa Familiar and Pali; approximately 99 supermarkets, including Paiz, La Despensa de Don Juan, La Union and Mas x Menos; over 102 discount warehouse stores, including Maxi Bodega and Maxi Pali; approximately 24 Walmart hypermarkets, and a ClubCo membership self-service wholesale store.
The Company competes with La Torre, La Colonia, Super Selectos, Perimercados, Auto Mercados, MegaSuper, Price Smart, Carrion, Siman, Cemaco, EPA, Monolit, ACE, Grupo M, Curacao, Bullock's, Pequeno Mundo, Elektra, Soriana, La Comer, Fresko, Chedraui, Casa Ley, Futurama, San Francisco de Asis, HEB, Almacenes Zaragoza, Casa Chapa, Calimax, Sumesa, Oxxo, 7 Eleven, Extra, Six, Super City, Super Rapiditos Bip-Bip, Superette, Super K, Super Deli, Super Tiendas del Hogar, Circulo K, Comextra, JV, On the Run, Coppel, El Palacio de Hierro, El Puerto de Liverpool, Sears, Sanborns Hermanos, Famsa, Home Depot, Office Max, Office Depot, Zara, Radio Shack, La Marina, Deportes Marti, Best Buy, Costco, City Club, ISSSTE and UNAM.
Wal Mart de Mexico SAB de CV
Nextengo No. 78 Santa Cruz Acayu
MEXICO, D.F. 02770
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