Your access to all major retailers in Europe

Retail-Index is the most up-to-date online database on retailers in Europe. Including Excel file.

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Major retailers in Europe, rankings and profiles

Retail-Index is the most complete, updated and user-friendly database about national and international retailers in all major retail-sectors: food, fashion, consumer electronics, DIY & gardening and 14 other retail sectors. The total database contains over 9000 retail chains, internet and traditional, with 1.9 million stores.

This practical and unique source of information displays clear rankings and profiles with key data on national and international retail chains in any European country and several major countries outside Europe. The retailer profiles feature the name and headquarter address as well as contact details, management (CEO), turnover development, banners, number of stores, website, webstore etc. The retailer rankings per country provide a clear overview of the retailers based on recent turnover data and numbers of shops.

Full access to Retail-Index is only given against paid 1 year subscription. There is no automatic renewal.  Separate you will receive an Excel file.

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Number of retailers per country per sector

21 206 25 315 47 140 117 18 184 181 39 v 137 383 562 115 128 11 125 272 68 53 48 36 26 49 422 150 227 253 153 91 148 99 487 200 179 95 405

Top retailers in Europe with European turnover

Rank Retailer Turnover
in Billion €
1 Schwarz 86 Germany
2 Carrefour 67 France
3 Tesco 65 UK
4 Aldi 54 Gemany
5 Metro 51 Germany
6 Edeka 48 Germany
7 Rewe  44 Germany
8 E.Leclerc 44 France
9 Auchan 37 France
10 ITM (les Mousq.) 34 France
11 Sainsbury 32 UK
12 Walmart 32 USA
13 Migros 27 Switzerland
14 Morrisons 22 UK
15 MediaMarkt 21 Germany

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Our database contains 6800 European retail chains and is the largest retailers database in Europe.
It has all retailers ranked by turnover and also includes the number of stores for each retailer as well as individual retailer profile and address data. All information will be supplied online, which is most practical, but also in Excel format which we will prepare for our customers without extra charges.



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