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Industries
Revenues Profits
Rank Company Fortune 500 rank $ millions % change from 2010 $ millions % change from 2010
1 CVS Caremark 18 107,750.0 11.8 3,461.0 1.0
2 Kroger 23 90,374.0 10.0 602.0 -46.1
3 Walgreen 32 72,184.0 7.1 2,714.0 29.8
4 Safeway 63 43,630.2 6.3 516.7 -12.4
5 Supervalu 75 37,534.0 -7.5 -1,510.0 -484.2
6 Publix Super Markets 106 27,178.8 7.3 1,492.0 11.5
7 Rite Aid 113 25,214.9 -1.8 -555.4 N.A.
8 Whole Foods Market 264 10,107.8 12.2 342.6 39.4
9 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea 317 8,078.5 -8.3 -598.6 N.A.
10 Winn-Dixie Stores 363 6,929.9 -4.4 -70.1 -342.7
Rank Company Revenues % Assets % Stockholders'
Equity %
1 CVS Caremark 3.2 5.4 9.1
2 Kroger 0.7 2.6 15.1
3 Walgreen 3.8 9.9 18.3
4 Safeway 1.2 3.4 14.0
5 Supervalu -4.0 -11.0 -112.7
6 Publix Super Markets 5.5 13.2 18.0
7 Rite Aid -2.2 -7.4 N.A.
8 Whole Foods Market 3.4 8.0 11.5
9 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea -7.4 -22.6 N.A.
10 Winn-Dixie Stores -1.0 -3.9 -8.1
Earnings Per Share Total Return to Investors Employees
Rank Company 2001-2011 Annual growth (%) 2001-2011 Annual rate (%) 2011 (%) Number % change from 2010
1 CVS Caremark 17.8 11.6 18.9 163,000 0.9
2 Kroger -2.2 2.4 10.3 339,000 0.3
3 Walgreen 13.1 0.9 -13.3 211,500 0.5
4 Safeway -4.8 -5.8 -4.1 178,000 -1.1
5 Supervalu N.A. -6.9 -11.9 142,000 -11.2
6 Publix Super Markets 13.7 N.A. N.A. 111,500 2.3
7 Rite Aid N.A. -13.0 42.7 71,604 -5.8
8 Whole Foods Market 12.3 13.4 38.4 56,200 8.5
9 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea N.A. -46.0 -81.1 25,740 -12.7
10 Winn-Dixie Stores N.A. N.A. 30.6 33,840 -4.7
Issue date: May 21, 2012
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