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Analysis: Top 10 UK retailers revealed

The retail landscape has rarely been as turbulent as it is now, and with further economic uncertainty predicted understanding what is happening with the big retailers has never been more important. Here, Retail Week reveals the UK’s top 10 retailers.

The first annual Retail Week SWOT report - worth more than £1000 - is a crucial snapshot of the performance and outlook for the UK’s top 10 retailers by annual sales. As well as identifying and ranking these retailers from across the sector, this report examines the key insights you should know about each business.


The top 10 UK retailers by annual sales


Annual UK sales 














Marks & Spencer



Co-operative Group



John Lewis Partnership






Home Retail Group





Source: RWKB
Figures shown are for the most recent full year results

A mixture of secondary research and primary analysis, the SWOT reports not only list key facts about each retailer, from annual sales and leading personnel, but also present the company’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats, helping the user benchmark and identify the growth potential as well as the pitfalls each retailer faces.

Whether you are a supplier looking for new opportunities and an insight into your customers or a retailer seeking competitive intelligence, these Retail Week SWOT reports a fast and easy way to deliver on those information needs.

Read the full report

If you are a subscriber to Retail Week you can read the full report - worth more than £1000 - completely free. Email customerservices@retail-week.com for a full version of the first annual Retail Week SWOT report.

If you are not yet a subscriber to read the full report you need to subscribe today. What’s more - as an additional bonus - if you subscribe today you will also save 10% on the standard subscription price.

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