Walmart Advertising Costs

Advertising Costs of Walmart 2001-2019.

Amounts are in $ billions.

Year
Advertising Costs ($bn)
2019$3.5 bn
2018$ 3.1 Bn
2017$ 2.9 bn
2016$ 2.5 bn
2015$ 2.4 bn
2014$ 2.4 bn
2013$ 2.3 bn
2012$ 2.3 bn
2011$ 2.5 bn
2010$ 2.4 bn
2009$ 2.1 bn
2008$ 2.0 bn
2007$ 1.9 bn
2006$ 1.6 bn
2005$ 1.4 bn
2004$ 1.0 bn
2003$ 0.7 bn
2002$ 0.6 bn
2001$ 0.6 bn

Walmart is the leading retail brand of America. In fiscal 2019, Walmart Inc enjoyed record growth. Its revenue crossed $500 billion for the second time and reached $514.4 billion in fiscal 2019 compared to $500.34 billion in fiscal 2018. Advertising costs of Walmart reached $3.5 billion in fiscal 2019 compared to $3.1 billion in fiscal 2018.