WalMart's Global Strategies. This Power Point Presentation was prepared for MGT 340 Class at Pace University.
This Presentation will help you answer the following questions:
What was Walmart’s early global expansion strategy? Why did it choose to first enter Mexico and Canada rather expand into Europe and Asia?
What cultural problems did Walmart face in some of the international markets it entered? Which early strategies succeeded and which failed? Why? What lessons did it learn from its experience in Germany and Japan?
How would you characterize Walmart’s Latin American strategy? What countries were targeted as part of this strategy? What potential does this region brings to Walmart’s future global expansion? What cultural challenges and opportunities has Walmart faced in Latin America?
What group of countries will be targeted for Walmart’s future growth? What are the attractiveness and risk profiles of these countries? What regions of the world do you think will be vital for Walmart’s future global expansion?