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India ranked first in the Global Retail Development Index 2017.

List of Top Retail Companies in India

Latest update: December, 2017

  • India has occupied a remarkable position in global retail rankings; the country has high market potential, low economic risk and moderate political risk
  • India is expected to become the world's third-largest consumer economy, reaching US$ 400 billion in consumption by 2025, according to a study by Boston Consulting Group
  • India is ranked first in the Global Retail Development Index 2017, backed by rising middle class and rapidly growing consumer spending
  • India’s retail market witnessed investments worth US$800 million by Private Equity (PE) firms and wealth funds in 2017.
  • Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) approved three foreign direct investments (FDI), Mountain Trail Food, Kohler India Corporation, and Merlin Entertainments India in the single brand retail sector.

Note: FDI - Foreign Direct Investment
Source: AT Kearney 2017 FDI Confidence Index

Note: FMCG - Fast Moving Consumer Goods
Source: Aranca Research

V-Mart

V Mart was first incorporated as Varin Commercial Private Limited under the Companies Act in 2002 in West Bengal.  VMart Retail primarily operates in Tier II and Tier III cities.and is one of the pioneers in setting up stores across various small Indian towns and cities including Sultanpur, Ujjain, Motihari. Based in New Delhi, the company ope...

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Cantabil Retail

Cantabil, since its inception in 2000, has grown by leaps and bounds and has a very strong all India presence today with 160 exclusive retail stores, fully backed by its own manufacturing base. The company was listed on BSE and NSE in October 2010. Cantabil Retail India Ltd fully integrated state of art manufacturing units are located in Delhi, wh...

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Liberty Shoes Ltd

Liberty Shoes have been fashioning footwear for well over 60 years for the style- conscious people around the globe. Currently with an annual turnover exceeding Rs 6 billion (US$ 150 million), the company is amongst the top 2 manufacturers of leather footwear industry in India, producing more than 50,000 pairs a day using a capacity of more than ...

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Provogue

Provogue is a fashion and lifestyle retail business owned by Provogue (India) Limited, a public company listed on the Mumbai and National stock exchanges. The Provogue Brand was developed and launched in 1998 as a Menswear fashion range of contemporary clothing with a styling that made it relevant for the Indian market and quickly established leade...

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V2 Retail Ltd

V2 Retail Ltd is one of fastest growing retail groups in India. The company offers a portfolio of products, including apparel and non-apparel. The company sells readymade, apparels, household merchandise and other consumer goods like footwear, toys, games, handbags, fragrance, cosmetics, home furnishing, décor product, sports items, crocke...

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Tristar RetailAlps Industries

Tristar Group was incorporated in 1999 as a private limited company named Tristar Retail Private Limited. Today, Tristar is recognised as one of the leading player running branded stores In India. The company has presence in west and North India and gradually marking its presence in different locations across India. It has got different group compa...

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Joyalukkas India Ltd

The Joyalukkas Group has rapidly expanded its foothold all over the globe since its inception in 1987. The Group has grown tremendously, with over 10 million customers, employing a highly committed and satisfied team of over 6,000 people in 10 countries. The phenomenal success of Joyalukkas has been driven by an unstinting commitment to quality, a ...

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Bharti Retail Ltd

Bharti Retail Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cedar Support Services Ltd which belongs to the Bharti Group of companies. It owns and operates neighbourhood stores called Easyday and compact hypermarket stores called Easyday Market. These stores provide consumers immense value and wide choice with products of great quality at affordable prices. ...

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Fabindia

Fabindia is India's largest private platform for products that are made from traditional techniques, skills and hand-based processes. It started as a wholesale export company and has since successfully established itself as a major retail player in the Indian market. Fabindia's first retail store opened in New Delhi in 1976. Today, Fabi...

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Bata India Ltd

Bata India is the largest retailer and leading manufacturer of footwear in India and is part of the Bata Shoe Organisation. It was incorporated as Bata Shoe Company Private Ltd in 1931 and was set up initially as a small operation in Konnagar (near Kolkata) in 1932. In January 1934, the foundation stone for the first building of Bata's operation - ...

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Reliance Fresh

Reliance Fresh is the convenience store format which forms a part of Reliance Retail Ltd (RRL) of its parent company, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL). RRL was set up in the year 2006 to lead Reliance Group's foray into organised retail. Presently, it has grown into an organisation that caters to millions of customers, thousands of farmers and...

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SPENCER’S

Spencer’s Retail has been part of the Indian retail landscape since 1863 and was originally set up by Mr John William Spencer. It acquired Indian ownership in the 1960s, and became part of the RPG Group in 1989. Since inception, Spencer’s has been a consumer-centric brand, constantly innovating, pioneering formats, evolving over time but always ...

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Trent

Trent is a retail operations company established in 1998 that owns and manages a number of retail chains in India. The company runs lifestyle chain Westside, one of India’s largest and fastest growing chains of lifestyle retail stores; Star Bazaar, a hypermarket chain; Landmark, a books and music chain; and Fashion Yatra, a complete family fashion ...

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Aditya Birla Group Retail

Aditya Birla Retail Ltd is the retail arm of Aditya Birla Group, a US$ 41 billion corporation. The company ventured into food and grocery retail sectors in 2007 with the acquisition of a south-based supermarket chain. Subsequently, Aditya Birla Retail Ltd expanded its presence across the country under the brand ‘more.’ with two form...

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Shoppers Stop

Shoppers Stop Ltd (SSL) is India’s prominent retail group and a pioneer in the organised retail industry in India. From a single store in 1991, the company today is one of the largest chain of department stores in the country. Shoppers stop offers customers an international shopping environment and a world-class shopping experience with a w...

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Future Retail Ltd

Future Retail Ltd As India’s leading retailer, Future Retail Ltd inspires trust through innovative offerings, quality products and affordable prices that help customers achieve a better quality of life every day. It serve customers in 95 cities across the country through around 10 million square feet of retail space. Future Retail is the flagship c...

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