Walmart is the world's largest retailer. In the fiscal year ended January 31, 2021, revenues were $559 billion. The company has three segments: Walmart Stores, which accounted for about 66% of sales; Sam's Club, a membership warehouse chain, which comprised 11% of revenue; and the International segment, which generated 23% of sales. The company, based in Bentonville, Arkansas, ended fiscal 2021 with about 11,400 retail units in 26 countries. Groceries are the largest produce category in the U.S. market, at approximately 56% of sales. Health and Wellness, another stable category, is 11%. U.S. e-commerce sales grew 79% in FY21. The fiscal year ends on January 31 for U.S. and Canadian operations. Other operations generally are consolidated using a one-month lag on a calendar year basis.
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Chris Graja, CFASenior Analyst: Retail