Walmart Research

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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.

51,573,328

Number of products

Walmart.com assortment has 51,573,328 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 Clothing, Shoes & Accessories. Learn more

2,826,009

Two-Day Shipping products

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

33,944

Number of sellers

Walmart marketplace has 33,944 sellers. Learn more

12,026

New sellers this year

So far this year 12,026 new sellers have joined the marketplace, of which 1,696 joined during the last month. Learn more

2,756

Products listed by a seller

On average a seller has 2,756 products listed for sale.

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