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In 2009, Walmart launched Walmart Marketplace. Products from retailers are displayed alongside Walmart’s own inventory and are called out as Walmart Marketplace items, with the seller’s name displayed on the items. While initially requiring an invite, in 2016 they made it easier to join the marketplace in hopes to accelerate its growth.

48,212,021

Number of products

Walmart.com assortment has 48,212,021 products for sale by Walmart itself and by the marketplace. Learn more

Books

Biggest department

Most products are sold in Books department. Other popular departments are Home, Auto & Tires, and Electronics. Learn more

2,232,222

Two-Day Shipping products

Products with free two-day shipping option available. Learn more

27,721

Number of sellers

Walmart marketplace has 27,721 sellers.

5,806

New sellers this year

So far this year 5,806 new sellers have joined the marketplace, of which 2,639 joined during the last month. Learn more

2,845

Products listed by a seller

On average a seller has 2,845 products listed for sale.

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