STORES Magazine’s annual list of the world’s Top 250 Global Powers of Retailing is a ranking of the industry’s biggest players by global retail sales. For 20 years, this report showcased the changing global retail landscape. The list was discontinued in 2017.
This final edition identifies the 250 largest retailers around the world based on publicly available data for FY2015 (encompassing companies’ fiscal years ended through June 2016) and analyzes their performance based on geographic region, primary product sector, e-commerce activity and other factors.
The report also provides a look at the world’s 50 largest e-retailers, a global economic outlook and trends for retailers to consider in the coming months. Read more about the Top 250 Global Powers of Retailing 2017 and view the list.