1. Wal-Mart http://www.walmart.com/
o In what year did Sam Walton open the first Wal-Mart?
o How many Wal-Marts are there nation wide? Are there 1349, 4203, or 8945?
o Why do people say that they return to Wal-Mart again and again?
o What is Wal-Mart's "10-foot attitude"?
2. Target http://www.target.com/
o Where did the first Target open?
o When did the first Target open?
o What made Target different from other stores?
o How many Target Stores are out there?
o Approximately how many people are employed by Target?
o Just how big is the typical Target store? Is it 120,000 ft, 126,000 ft, or 75,000 ft.
3. Nike http://www.nike.com/
o How did Bill Bowerman make the first rubber sole?
o What was the forerunner of Nike?
o When did Blue Ribbon Sports become Nike?
o Who was Bill Bowerman's colleague and partner at Nike?
o What does the word NIKE mean in Greek?
o Who are some of today's top athletes that help to advertise NIKE?
o How long can it take a NIKE shoe to be designed then produced?
o Coach Bowerman discovered that for every ounce shaved off a Nike shoe how many pounds were lost over distance? 200, 100, or 33 pounds?
o How many workers does it take to make one pair of Nike shoes?
o How many parts does the average Nike shoe have?
o How much did NIKE pay Carolyn Davidson for creating the swoosh symbol?
o What different kinds of sports have specialized shoes?
o Name one men's Basketball shoe.
o How much does the average Survivor T-shirt cost?