Opening Today, Wal-Mart Tests Convenience Store Prototype

by Marty Cook  on Monday, Mar. 17, 2014 12:00 am  

Wal-Mart plans to open its “Walmart To Go” store on March 19; the retailer calls the store a “convenience store test concept.” (Photo by Kat Wilson)

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. hopes to put the convenience back in convenience stores. The Bentonville retail giant is having a grand opening of its “Walmart To Go” store on March 19. The store is at 1300 S. Walton Blvd., less than a mile from the corporate headquarters.

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