1. Industry
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://retailindustry.about.com/od/famousretailers/a/what-are-worlds-largest-retail-companies-retailers-chains-complete-list-2011-_2.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

2011 Global Powers of Retailing Names Biggest and Best Retail Chains Worldwide

World's Largest Retailers by Country - Top Global Retail Companies List

By

What follows is the list of the largest retail company in each of 32 countries, according to fiscal year 2010 total revenue. The list below is arranged alphabetically by country, not according to sales or revenue. Compare these results to the 14th Global Powers of Retailing list.

World's Largest Retailers According to the 14th Global Powers of Retailing List, (sorted by country):

(See also Global Store Openings and Expansion.)

United States
Top Global Retail Ranking #1 - Wal-Mart Stores
Cash and Carry/Warehouse Club, Discount Department Store, Hypermarket/ Supercenter/ Superstore, Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest U.S. Retailers >>

Australia
Top Global Retail Ranking #20 - Woolworths Ltd.
Convenience/ Forecourt Store, Discount Department Store, Electronics Specialty, Other Specialty, Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest Australian Retailers >>

Austria
Top Global Retail Ranking #72 - SPAR Oster-reichische Warenhandels-AG
Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Other Specialty, Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest Austrian Retailers >>

Belgium
Top Global Retail Ranking #32 - Delhaize Group
Cash & Carry/Warehouse Club, Convenience/Forecourt Store, Drug Store/Pharmacy, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Other Specialty Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest Belgian Retailers >>

Brazil
Top Global Retail Ranking #75 - Grupo Pao De Acucar
Convenience/Forecourt Store, Electronics Specialty, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Supermarket

Canada
Top Global Retail Ranking #40 - Loblaw Companies, Ltd.

Cash & Carry/Warehouse Club, Discount Store, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest Canadian Retailers >>

Chile
Top Global Retail Ranking #90 – Cencosud S.A.

Supermarket

China
Top Global Retail Ranking #70 – Bailian (Brilliance) Group

Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest Chinese Retailers >>
2010 Global Store Openings in China

Denmark
Top Global Retail Ranking #79 - Dansk Supermarket A/S

Apparel/Footwear Specialty, Department Store, Discount Store, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore
>> Complete List of World's Largest Danish Retailers >>

Finland
Top Global Retail Ranking #68 – S Group

Supermarket

France
Top Global Retail Ranking #2 - Carrefour

Cash and Carry/Warehouse Club, Discount Department Store, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Supermarket, convenience/forecourt store
>> Complete List of World's Largest French Retailers >>

Germany
Top Global Retail Ranking #3 - Metro AG

Apparel/Footwear Specialty, Cash & Carry/Warehouse Club, Department Store, Electronics, Specialty, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Other Specialty, Supermarket
>> Complete List of World's Largest German Retailers >>

Hong Kong SAR
Top Global Retail Ranking #55 - AS Watson & Company Ltd.

Discount Store, Drug Store/Pharmacy, Electronics Specialty, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Other Specialty, Supermarket

Italy
Top Global Retail Ranking #47 - Coop Italia

Discount Store, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore, Supermarket, Hypermarket/Supercenter/Superstore
>> Complete List of Italy's Largest Retailers >>

More World's Largest Retail Companies >>

See also... What is the Largest Single Retail Store in the World? >>

Trending Retail Topics | Free Retail Newsletter | E-mail Quote of the Day
| Pinteresting Retail Pins | Follow on Twitter | "Like" on Facebook
|

  1. About.com
  2. Industry
  3. Retail Industry
  4. World's Largest Retailers
  5. Largest Global Retailers
  6. 2011 World's Largest Retail Companies, Complete List of Top Retailers Worldwide by Country - Global Powers Ranking List of World's Largest Retailers

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.