May 25, 2022

Reference: Lists & Rankings: Global Powers of Retailing 2011 (Top 250 Global Retailers)

Direct to 2011 Report (36 Pages; PDF)

Global Powers of Retailing, from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL), in conjunction with STORES Media, identifies the 250 largest retailers around the world for the past fiscal year. But the report is much more than a list – it also examines trends for retailers to consider as they plan their growth strategies, provides a global economic outlook for retail, and discusses “Q” ratio – a way of drawing inferences about the future performance of retailers by examining current financial information.

Archive of Previous Reports (2002-2011)

Hat Tip/Thanks: GlobalEdge (Michigan St. University)




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