China’s high-end retail emporium

Business & Technology

Walmart's Sam's Club in China targets a somewhat broader demographic than in the U.S., offering $1,700 bottles of Lafite and $295,000 diamond rings in addition to bulk groceries and other discount products.

Credit: A customer looks at a mobile handset as an employee weighs durian fruit in a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. owned and operated Sam's Club store during its opening day in Tianjin, China, on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. China's 2016 retail sales may grow by 10.3%, with the country's economy expected to keep a steady and upward trend through year-end, according to the China General Chamber of Commerce. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg