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