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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. - Retailer Profile with IT Spending by Geography - Technology Profile

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. - Retailer Profile with IT Spending by Geography - Technology Profile

Summary

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. - Retailer Profile with IT Spending by Geography, report provides a technology overview of Wal-Mart including ICT spending for 2016 globally and for 11 geographies, information on key IT decision makers as well as primary IT contracts. Furthermore, Wal-Mart’s IT strategies are displayed which includes investments in eCommerce platforms, Big Data, cloud and mobile payment solutions. In addition, the retailer's future IT and cybersecurity plans are illustrated.

Wal-Mart is the world’s largest retailer offering a variety of products. The company offers merchandise under various private label and licensed brands. Wal-Mart classifies its business operations into separate segments for the US, International and Sam’s Club. The stronger aspect of Wal-Mart includes a great distribution network, a broader product portfolio, in addition to its unique customer-centric strategy of EDLP (Every Day Low Price). All these have worked well in its favor. Value-based offerings include mobile-based apps and online shopping platforms which further add to customer convenience.

Scope

  • Over the past few years Wal-Mart has managed to progress from a traditional out-of-town brick-and-mortar retailer to a digital and technology-savvy omni-channel player with eCommerce operations
  • The retailer is gearing up for a new era in retail with a host of investments and technology partnerships by focusing more on customer experience and services rather than products and stores
  • New ventures from Wal-Mart include the introduction of drones at its large distribution centers, Wal-Mart Pay and a two-day shipping service
Reasons to buy
  • Get a detailed understanding of Walmart's IT spending by technology and geography, and its strategic and IT related priorities. This profile can help you target the retailer with tailored solutions and access the right decision-makers.


  • Introduction
  • Regional and Country Operations
    • Overview of Geographic Coverage
      • Table Figure 1: Wal-Mart'sShare of Global Operations
    • Wal-Mart US
    • Wal-Mart UK
    • Wal-Mart Brazil
    • Wal-Mart Mexico and Central America
    • Wal-Mart India
    • Wal-Mart China
    • Wal-Mart Japan
    • Wal-Mart Argentina
    • Wal-Mart Canada
    • Wal-Mart Africa
  • Financial Information
    • Table Wal-Mart- Consolidated Income Statement (in US$ millions)
    • Financial Breakdown of Countries Covered
      • Table Wal-Mart - Consolidated Income Statement (in US$ millions) by Region
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016- Global
      • Table Global -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - US
      • Table US -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - UK
      • Table UK -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Mexico
      • Table Mexico -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Canada
      • Table Canada -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Brazil
      • Table Brazil -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Japan
      • Table Japan -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - China
      • Table China -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Africa
      • Table Africa -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Central America
      • Table Central America -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Argentina
      • Table Argentina -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - India
      • Table India -ICTSpend Predictions (in US$ million)
  • ICT Decision Making Hierarchy
  • IT Services and Software Contracts
    • IT Services
      • Table IT Services - Application Outsourcing
      • Table IT Services - Infrastructure Outsourcing
      • Table IT Services - Enterprise applications, Supply chain management (SCM) applications
      • Table IT Services - BPO
      • Table IT Services - Systems Integration
    • Software
      • Table Software -Enterprise applications, other applications
      • Table Software - Enterprise applications, Supply chain management (SCM) applications
      • Table Software - Information Management, Business Intelligence Tools
      • Table Software - Enterprise Applications, Vertical Specific Applications
  • Stores and Formats
    • Table Figure 2: Wal-Mart's Large Retail Stores by Region
    • Table Figure 3: Wal-Mart's Medium Retail Stores by Region
    • Table Figure 4: Wal-Mart's Small Retail Stores by Region
    • Wal-Mart US
      • Table Figure 5: Wal-Mart USA - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart UK
      • Table Figure 6: Wal-Mart UK - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Mexico
      • Table Figure 7: Wal-Mart Mexico - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Canada
      • Table Figure 8: Wal-Mart Canada - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Brazil
      • Table Figure 9: Wal-Mart Brazil - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Japan
      • Table Figure 10: Wal-Mart Japan - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart China
      • Table Figure 11: Wal-Mart China - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Africa
      • Table Figure 12: Wal-Mart Africa - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Central America
      • Table Figure 13: Wal-Mart Central America - StoreFormats
    • Wal-Mart Argentina
      • Table Figure 14: Wal-Mart Argentina - StoreFormats
  • Wal-Mart's Distribution Centers
  • Data Centers and Cloud
  • Wal-Mart's Strategies
    • Current Trends
    • Wal-Mart Pay
    • Wal-Mart's Acquisition of Jet.com
    • Wal-Mart to Invest in Flipkart
    • Future Plans
  • Technological Advance
    • OneOps Technology from Wal-Mart
    • OpenStack and Open Compute
    • Digital Collaboration
      • Table Planned Technology Priorities
    • Wal-Mart embraces novel methods
    • Wal-Mart to step up its IT security
  • Appendix
    • Further reading
    • Contact the authors

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