Each year a “Global Powers of Retailing” report is compiled by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and STORES Magazine, ranking retailers from all over the world according to total revenue. In 2010, the 13th annual list was released, ranking 250 retailers from 32 different countries.
What follows is the largest retail companies with headquarters in South Africa. This 2010 Global Powers of Retailing list reflects the revenue that was generated in 2008, which was still a year of intense global retailing recession.
(See also Global Store Openings and Expansion.)
Largest Retail Companies in Africa:
Top South Africa Global Retail Ranking #130 - Shoprite Holdings Ltd.
Apparel/Footwear Specialty, Convenience/Forecourt Store, Drug Store/Pharmacy, Home Improvement, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Other Specialty, Supermarket
Ranking #143 - Pic 'n Pay
Ranking #166 - Massmart Holdings Ltd.
Cash & Carry Warehouse Club
Ranking #169 - SPAR Group
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