2015 - World's Largest Supermarket Chains

Worldwide Roundup of All Food Retailing Global Rankings by Revenue

2015 World's Largest Grocery Store and Supermarket Chains
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What follows is the complete list of 2015's World’s Largest Retail Supermarket and Grocery Store Chains. The list is according to the 2015 Global Powers of Retailing report from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and STORES Magazine, and the number in the left column represents the revenue ranking of the retail chain, compared to the revenue rankings of the 250 largest retail chains of all types included on the 2015 Global Powers of Retailing list.

 

Click the links for more information about individual supermarket chains and for more World’s Largest Retail ranking information.

World's Largest Supermarket Chains 2015, Top 100 Retail Grocery Stores

6      The Kroger Company
U.S.
 

16    Edeka Zentrale AG & Company KG
Germany

18    Woolworths Ltd.
Australia

22    Rewe Combine
Germany

22    Wesfarmers Ltd.
Australia

24    Koninklijke Ahold N.V.
Netherlands

26    J Sainsbury plc
U.K.

27    ITM Developpement International (Intermarche')
France

30    Safeway, Inc.
U.S.

32    Publix Super Markets, Inc.
U.S.

33    Delhaize Group
Belgium

35    WM Morrison Supermarkets plc
U.K.

32    Publix Super Markets, Inc.
U.S.

39    Systeme U, Centrale Nationale
France

42    Mercadona, S.A.
Spain

43  Albertson's LLC
U.S.

45    H.E. Butt Grocery Company
U.S.

47    Cencosud S.A.
Chile

48    Empire Company Ltd. / Sobey’s
Canada

50    Coop Group
Switzerland

65    ICA Gruppen (ICA AB)
Sweden

67    Conad Consorzio Nazionale, Dettaglianti Soc. Coop. a.r.l.
Italy

68    John Lewis Partnership plc
UK

71    S Group
Finland

73    Whole Food Market, Inc.
U.S.

75    Co-operative Group Ltd.
UK

87    SPAR Osterreichische Warenhandels-AG
Austria

83    Metro Inc.
Canada

104   Dairy Farm International Holdings Ltd.
Hong Kong SAR

The largest supermarket chains in the world are based in Europe, but the Top 200 grocery store retail companies in the world in terms of annual revenue also include supermarket chains based in South Africa, China, Japan, Russia, and Chile.

  This is according to the most recent Global Powers of Retailing report from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and STORES Magazine, which provides a global benchmark comparison of all types of the world's largest retail chains. 

This is a continuation of the complete list of the 2015 World’s Largest Retail Supermarket and Grocery Store Chains. The number in the left column represents the revenue ranking of the retail chain, compared to the revenue rankings of the 250 largest retail chains included on the 2014 Global Powers list. Click the links for more information about individual supermarket chains and for more World’s Largest Retail rankings.

Largest Supermarket Chains 2015 in Europe, Us, South Africa, and Worldwide

102   Southeastern Grocers (Bi-Lo)
U.S.

106   Giant Eagle, Inc.
U.S.

107  Shoprite Holdings Ltd.
South Africa

111   Jumbo Groep Holding B.V. (Jumbo Supermarkten B.V.)
Netherlands

118   SuperValu, Inc.
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112   Kesko Corporation
Finland

122  Colruyt Group (Etn. Fr. Colruyt N.V.)
Belgium

133 Shanghai Friendship Group Incorporated Co.
China

130  Hy-Vee, Inc.
U.S.

136  Grupo Eroski
Spain

139  Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
U.S.

142  Coop Danmark A/S (FDB)
Denmark

148  Pick n Pay Stores Ltd.
South Africa

155 Sonae, SGPS, SA
Portugal

157  Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)
U.S.

161    The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company
U.S.

165  WinCo Foods LLC
U.S.

166  OJSC Dixy Group
Russia

168  KF Gruppen
Sweden

173  Life Corporation.
Japan

174  The SPAR Group Limited
South Africa

178  Coop Norge, the Group
Norway

191  Harris Teeter (Ruddick Corp.)
U.S.

195  Arcs Co. Ltd.
Japan

197 Nonggongshang Supermarket (Group) Co. Ltd.
China

203  Save Mart Supermarkets
U.S.

207  Valor Company Ltd.
Japan

208  Iceland Topco Limited (Iceland Foods Group Ltd.)
UK

210  Demoulas Super Markets, Inc.
Croatia

222  Agrokor d.d.
Croatia

226  Axfood AB
Sweden

230  Roundy's Supermarkets, Inc.
U.S.

245  Stater Bros. Holdings, Inc.
U.S.

212  SMU S.A.
Chile

250 Overwaitea Food Group
Canada