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.
Walmart is the second largest online retailer in the US, after Amazon, with yearly online sales in the range of $13-$15 billion. Walmart has made some key acquisitions like Jet.com for $3 billion to furher grow in e-commerce.
18,508 sellersWalmart marketplace has 18,508 sellers. So far this year 1,604 new sellers have joined the marketplace, of which 395 joined during the last month.
On average 2,585 products listedOn average a seller has 2,585 products listed for sale. In total 29,866,013 million products are listed by all marketplace sellers, however some are duplicates since any product can be listed by multiple sellers.
This report was updated on . All metrics mentioned are calculated by our technology platform allowing us to collect data and analyze e-commerce marketplaces.