Walmart Strategic Plan

2020 Words May 9th, 2011 9 Pages
09-16-10
Wal-Mart
KGA: Strategic Action Plan

Wal-Mart
“Always low prices”, is the first thing you think of when you think about one of the most successful companies around the world, Wal-Mart. For years they stand as a well know company due to their everyday low prices and variety of products. Their mission statement is “Saving people money so that they can live better”. They have chosen their mission statement wisely yet there is a lot of controversy when it comes to this International Company.
Wal-Mart was started in Rogers, Arkansas during the early 1960’s by Sam Walton. (Ghillyer, 2010). Walton traveled all around the country researching what consumers wanted in a retail store. When Sam Walton fist opened Wal-Mart he
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We ask that they have good attitudes towards customers because we want customers to come back to our store whenever they something and we want them to feel comfortable coming to our store, and we want our customers to tell their friends and family about us. They must team players so they can work together and bring out the best in each other so we make as much profit as possible. Customer service is one of our biggest priorities mainly because that’s what we are known for. There are many people out there in need of a job now a days due to the economy, we hire people over the age of 16 that need a job, if they’re under 18 they need a working permit, that have the want to grow within a company, handicapped/disabled people are always welcome. We follow the state regulation that’s why we only hire over the age of 16. Always in the search for people that want to grow within a company, there are always opportunities to grow here and we encourage people to take the position if it is available. We always welcome handicapped or disabled because they deserve an equal opportunity. Wal-Mart is not a union they deal with management and the associate differently. A union is meant to have the same benefits and the same rights. In this case Wal-Mart offers

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