Beginning in the fall of , Walmart opened new in Canadian cities. Walmart Canada also operated stores in from 2006 to 2009. On February 26, 2009, they announced that it would close all six of its Canadian Sam's Club locations. This was part of Walmart Canada's decision to shift focus towards Supercenter stores, but some industry observers suggested that the operation was struggling to compete with and the non-membership (known as in ). Sam's Club also rebranded two unopened locations as new Walmart Superstores.
Miami city commissioners just approved a 203,000-square-foot, three-story Walmart superstore last night. Not to be outdone, the retail leviathan just announced that Hollywood will also be getting its very own supermegabehemothverybig store come 2015.