Walmart UK – Walmart is an American multinational retailer that has many chains of large discount stores. It´s worlds third biggest public corporation. Walmart has about 8,500 stores in 15 countries. It operates under 55 different names… in the US it operates under the name Walmart but in the UK it is known as Asda (then we have for example Walmex in Mexico and Seiyu in Japan). Worldwide Walmart has about 2.1 million employees!
Asda Stores Limited is a British supermarket chain where you can also find clothing. Its head office is at Asda House in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Asda became a part Walmart in 1999, and is the UK’s second largest chain by market share. It promotes itself as the Britain’s lowest priced Supermarket.
Asda has its own range of clothes named ‘George’. It is marketed as quality fashion clothing at affordable prices. WalMart also sells the George brand in Argentina, Canada, China, India, Japan, Mexico, and the US. It is named after George Davies, the founder of Next. I have never bought any of these clothing, if you have can you please let us know your opinion on price and quality in the comments section below.
The following ASDA stores can be found in the UK (walmart uk):
Our Supercentres carry a full range of products, including food, consumables, general merchandise and apparel. This format combines a complete supermarket and general merchandise store for a one-stop shopping experience for our customers. The average store size is 145,000 square feet.
Asda Superstores carry a full range of products, including food, consumables, general merchandise and apparel. This format combines a complete supermarket and general merchandise store for a one-stop shopping experience for our customers. The average store size is 82,000 square feet.
Asda Living specializes in general merchandise and apparel and sometimes offers limited consumables and very limited food, such as snacks and beverages. The average store size is 38,000 square feet.
Asda Supermarkets provide a convenient shopping experience for the customer who needs groceries and some general merchandise. It offers a full assortment of fresh produce, deli, fresh meat, dairy, groceries, health and beauty items, pet supplies, household chemicals and limited general merchandise. The average store size is 15,000 square feet.