Ranking: Who will be the biggest retailers in the UK in 2026?

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Offering a glimpse of what lies ahead, Retail Week analysts reveal which retailers will sit at the top of the food chain in 2026, which will be overtaken by their closest rivals and which will lose their spot in the ranking altogether

Though the forecast projects businesses’ CAGR (compound annual growth rate) across just five years, the resulting ranking reveals a wealth of movement on the cards for the UK’s biggest retailers.

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