Walmart In Thousand Oaks: Case Study

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I would not recommend building a Walmart in Thousand Oaks. Thousand Oaks was ranked the 4th safest city in the US by the FBI in 2013. Walmart is known for attracting the wrong crowd, which usually comes in tow with the escalation of crime rates. Risking the reputation of a safe city for low prices just doesn’t seem worth it. People who choose to live in wealthy places sacrifice high prices for safety and peace of mind. They have the money to pay for overpriced produce. High prices mostly drive away people who are the cause of crime. If the residents of Thousand Oaks never requested a Walmart they probably won’t want it, due to the negative connotation Walmart has. A city that has a Walmart Supercenter is the city of Baldwin
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