22 June 2000

Sam's Club, a division of Arkansas-headquartered Wal-Mart Stores, launches its website today.

Selling everything from books and CDs to videos, computer software and office supplies, the site will also offer commercial items such as school and daycare equipment, vending machines and hospital linens.

Created by Quantum Leap Communications of Chicago, Sam’s Club offers personalized facilities that allow customers to check the status of orders, cancellations, returns and exchanges.

News source: Advertising Age - Interactive Daily