Wal-Mart's Strategy Case Study by cee-cee

Wal-Mart's Strategy
An examination of Wal-Mart's competitive strategies and how they have led to success for the organization.
# 109893 | 1,956 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 10, 2008 in Business (Companies) , Business (Consumer Behavior)


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Description:

This paper discusses the successful strategy of discount retailing powerhouse, Wal-Mart. It describes the history of the organization and looks at some of the marketing strategies and programs that it has initiated that have contributed to its success. The paper focuses on Wal-Mart's low pricing, the $4 prescription program and site-to-store program, high levels of convenience for customers and consistent product availability.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Wal-Mart History
Wal-Mart's Competitive Strategies for Success
Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • 4 Dollar Prescription Drug Program. No date. Wal-Mart. December 2, 2007 <http://www.walmartfacts.com/FactSheets/4_Dollar_Prescription_Drug_Program_Phase_2.pdf>.
  • Economic Opportunities. No date. Wal-Mart. December 2, 2007 <http://www.walmartfacts.com/FactSheets/Economic_Opportunities.pdf>.
  • Site to Store Program. No date. Wal-Mart. December 2, 2007 <http://www.walmartfacts.com/FactSheets/Site_to_Store_Program.pdf>.
  • Wal-Mart Story. 24 Aug 2007. Wal-Mart. December 2, 2007 <http://www.walmartfacts.com/content/default.aspx?id=1>.
  • The Wal-Mart Timeline. 1 Apr 2007. Wal-Mart. December 2, 2007 <http://www.walmartfacts.com/content/default.aspx?id=3>.

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