Wal-Mart Spreading Across America Like A Virus Infographic

04.09.10 Bucky Turco

Wal-Mart Founded by Sam Walton in 1962, the now ubiquitous retail chain that is Wal-Mart had slow beginnings, but then quickly began to “spread like wildfire” in the 70s. You can watch the stores (blue) populate the southeast U.S. and then the rest of the country like a cancer here. |FlowingData|