Vaudreuil, Saint-Eustache and Saint-Jérôme locations to be converted to supercentres this year
LAVAL, QC, March 30 /CNW/ - Walmart Canada today announced its plan to open three more Supercentres in Québec. Starting this Fall, customers at the Vaudreuil, Saint-Eustache and Saint-Jérôme locations will find a full range of fresh food products in addition to the general merchandise and food assortment currently available, all under one roof. These locations will join the Laval East, Laval Ouest and the Mascouche locations set to open this summer.
Commenting on today's announcement, Chantal Glenisson, Walmart's senior vice-president for Eastern Canada said, "We are committed to bringing fresh produce to our customers at everyday low prices. From locally grown apples to clementines from Morocco, our customers will find a wide assortment of high-quality fresh food each season."
The dates for the official openings of each store will be announced over the coming months.
As of today, Walmart Canada has 325 stores, including 128 supercentres. By the end of January, 2012, Walmart Canada's store count will be 333, including 164 supercentres and 169 discount stores.
About Walmart Canada
Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Walmart Canada operates 325 retail outlets nationwide and serves more than one million customers daily. With 85,000 associates, the company is the nation's third-largest employer and was recently named one of Canada's top 10 corporate cultures as well as one of the best places to work for 50-plus Canadians. Walmart employs 12,000 associates at its 54 Québec locations and purchases over $2.2 billion in products and services from Québec suppliers annually.
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