Top 100 Retailers

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NRF Top 100 Retailers

A ranking of the top U.S. retailers by sales.

NRF's annual list of the nation’s Top 100 Retailers is a ranking of the industry’s biggest players by domestic retail sales.

2023 Top 100 Retailers

Following years of unrelenting change, the country’s Top 100 retailers have delivered a surprise: greater consistency than expected.

Take a deeper look at the nation's top 100 retailers and explore the complete Top 100 Retailer List.

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Top 100 Retailers FAQs

Who compiles the list?

The Top 100 Retailers list is released annually by NRF and compiled by Kantar, a global marketing data, insight and consultancy company.

What is the list based on?

The Top 100 Retailers are ranked by past 52/53-week annual retail sales; in almost all instances, sales used to rank companies are for retail activity in the United States only. For a full explanation of the methodology, click here.

When is the list released?

The Top 100 Retailers list is released annually in early July.

Where can I find previous years’ lists?

Previous Top 100 Retailers lists can be found here.

How can I update my company information?

To update your company’s information, email

Where can I find a press release for this year’s list?

The 2023 Top 100 Retailers press release can be found here.

My company is on the list! How can I promote it?

Congratulations! NRF has created a Top 100 Retailers list toolkit that includes social media graphics, sample social media posts and a badge to display on your website. Email for more information and to receive your toolkit.

For additional questions, please contact NRF’s media relations team at