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Wal-Mart Celebrates1,000 Supercenteres opened its 1,000th supercenter here last week with a celebration scheduled to run throughout the weekend. The supercenter opened in a former discount store location that was expanded to 184,000 square feet. With 1,000 stores, sales at Wal-Mart supercenters are estimated to exceed $57 billion. The Aug. 22 opening was marked by festivities that were scheduled to

Wal-Mart Celebrates1,000 Supercenter

es opened its 1,000th supercenter here last week with a celebration scheduled to run throughout the weekend. The supercenter opened in a former discount store location that was expanded to 184,000 square feet. With 1,000 stores, sales at Wal-Mart supercenters are estimated to exceed $57 billion. The Aug. 22 opening was marked by festivities that were scheduled to include appearances by four NASCAR race cars, the St. Louis Cardinals mascot, Kee

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