Special Report

The World's 25 Fastest Growing Retailers

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25. X5 Retail Group N.V.
> 5-yr. annual retail sales growth: 18.7%
> FY 2015 retail sales: $13.4 billion
> Country: Russia
> Category: Discount Store

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24. FEMSA Comercio, S.A. de C.V.
> 5-yr. annual retail sales growth: 19.4%
> FY 2015 retail sales: $9.6 billion
> Country: Mexico
> Category: Convenience/Forecourt Store

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23. Central Group
> 5-yr. annual retail sales growth: 19.6%
> FY 2015 retail sales: $7.0 billion
> Country: Thailand
> Category: Department Store

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22. Woolworths Holdings Limited
> 5-yr. annual retail sales growth: 20.5%
> FY 2015 retail sales: $4.5 billion
> Country: S. Africa
> Category: Department Store

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21. Amazon.com, Inc.
> 5-yr. annual retail sales growth: 20.8%
> FY 2015 retail sales: $79.3 billion
> Country: U.S.
> Category: Non-Store