Industry Group: Food Retailers
Country/Region: United States of America
America’s largest retailer by sales, Walmart operated over 10,500 stores globally at the end of fiscal 2023, selling a variety of general merchandise and grocery items. Its home market accounted for 83% of sales in fiscal 2023, with Mexico and Central America (7%) and Canada (4%) its largest external markets. In the United States at the namesake banner, around 60% of sales come from grocery, 30% from general merchandise, and 10% from health and wellness items. The company operates several e-commerce properties apart from its eponymous site, including Flipkart (it also owns a roughly 10% stake in Chinese online retailer JD.com). Combined, e-commerce accounted for about 14% of fiscal 2023 sales.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Food Retailers 124 out of 194
Global Universe 7584 out of 15518
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
|Wal-Mart de México SAB de CV||
|29 out of 194|
|Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd.||
|36 out of 194|
|Costco Wholesale Corp.||
|100 out of 194|
|124 out of 194|
|Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV||
|136 out of 194|
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Walmart, Inc.'s Exposure is Medium
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Walmart, Inc.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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