The third Wal-Mart Supercenter in Beijing has opened to the public at Wanda Plaza on Jianguo Road.
This is also the fourth Wal-Mart store in Beijing, following the opening of Sam'S CLUB Beijing in Shijingshan District and two Wal-Mart supercenters which lie in Zhichun Road and Xuanwumen, respectively.
With a business are of 10000 sqm, the Wal-Mart Jianguo Road Supercenter is a one-floor shopping center which provides approximately 20000 kinds of goods. It is the first Wal-Mart lying within the business area in Beijing and is the only hypermarket in the city's Central Business District.
This new Wal-Mart store will increase its offering of cooked food in order to provide more benefits to white-collar workers in the surrounding office buildings.
Entering the Chinese market in 1996, Wal-Mart has operated more than 67 stores in 34 cities across China.