Abstract Wal-Mart has been termed as the poster child of globalization as it has been impacted by changes brought about by globalization at all degrees of its expansion. However the success of Wal-Mart can be attributed to its commercial culture, deeply organised values, philosophies and management expertise, additionally it is true that the business has been hugely influenced by the makes of globalization in the forty years of its procedures. Wal-Mart is not only the biggest retailer of the world; it would be ranked at par with Saudi Arabia if it possessed an overall economy of its own. 19% of Wal-Mart's sales result from its international functions, and a Wal-Mart stores opens up every 38 hours. This mother nature of expansion and Wal-Martization of the world would not have been possible minus the makes of globalization securely helping out the retail large at every step.