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Best Retail Companies

Vault now ranks the best Retail companies. Use our rankings to research potential employers and find the best fit for you.

2016 Best Retail Companies

1
SCORE
8.91

WAL-MART STORES, INC.

Wal-Mart Stores is an irresistible (or at least unavoidable) retail force that has yet to meet any immovable objects. The world's largest company by...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
1
2
SCORE
8.76

CVS Health Corporation

CVS Health is at the forefront of a changing health care landscape, with a suite of capabilities and the expertise needed to drive innovations that will...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
4
3
SCORE
8.37

COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION

Only Costco can go toe-to-toe with Wal-Mart in the wholesale stakes and come out on top. Operating more than 715 membership warehouse stores, Costco is the...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
3
4
SCORE
8.19

AMAZON.COM, INC.

What began as Earth's biggest bookstore has become Earth's biggest everything store. Expansion has propelled Amazon.com in innumerable directions....

TRENDING

2015 Rank
5
5
SCORE
8.04

THE HOME DEPOT U.S.A.

When it was founded in 1978 by Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank, The Home Depot began changing consumers' perspectives about how they could care for and...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
6
6
SCORE
7.82

WALGREEN CO.

Walgreen's prescription for world domination relies on acquisitions at home and abroad. The nation's #1 drugstore chain operates some 8,300 mostly...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
8
7
SCORE
7.75

Target Corporation

Purveyor of all that is cheap, yet chic, Target is the US's #2 discount chain (behind Wal-Mart). The fashion-forward discounter operates some 1,790 Target...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
2
8
SCORE
7.38

LOWE'S COMPANIES, INC.

No longer a low-profile company, Lowe's Companies has evolved from a regional hardware store operator into a nationwide chain of home improvement...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
9
9
SCORE
7.11

STARBUCKS CORPORATION

Wake up and smell the coffee -- Starbucks is everywhere. The world's #1 specialty coffee retailer, Starbucks has more than 23,570 coffee shops in about 70...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
7
10
SCORE
6.89

Best Buy Co., Inc.

Best Buy is one of the largest consumer electronics outlets in the US and beyond. The multinational retailer sells both products and services through more...

TRENDING

2015 Rank
10

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