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Dollar General
Dollar General
Dollar General is a discount retailer selling products from various brands.
Target
Target
Target is a general merchandise retailer.
Walmart
Walmart
Walmart is a retailing company that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores.
Costco
Costco
Costco Wholesale Corporation is a company engaged in the operation of membership warehouses.
Burlington Stores
Burlington Stores
Burlington Stores is a company operating as a retailer of branded apparel products
Founding Date
Founding Date
1939
Founding Date
1902
Founding Date
1962
Founding Date
1983
Founding Date
1972
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Goodlettsville, US HQ
Locations
Minneapolis, US HQ
Bengaluru, IN
Brooklyn Park, US
Pittsburgh, US
San Francisco, US
Sunnyvale, US
Tempe, US
Locations
Bentonville, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Mississauga, CA
Huechuraba, CL
Quilicura, CL
Shenzhen, CN
San José, CR
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Locations
Issaquah, US HQ
Lidcombe, AU
Silverwater, AU
Burnaby, CA
Ottawa, CA
Villebon Sur Yvette, FR
Gardabaer, IS
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Locations
Burlington, US HQ
Beverly, US
Burlington, US
Dallas, US
Los Angeles, US
San Bernardino, US
Employees
Employees
158,00010% increase
Employees
368,0002% increase
Employees
2,300,0005% increase
Employees
156,0005% increase
Employees
55,95919% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
51.1 b
Valuation ($)
115.5 b
Valuation ($)
380.3 b
Valuation ($)
198 b
Valuation ($)
20.2 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
84 k
Twitter followers
2.1 m
Twitter followers
1.3 m
Twitter followers
51.6 k
Twitter followers
15.6 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
223
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
553
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
409
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
13
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
79.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
55.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.7
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
40.81%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
81.74%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
59.66%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
61.54%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
56108
Alexa Website Rank
256
Alexa Website Rank
104
Alexa Website Rank
403
Alexa Website Rank
121378
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
2.9
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
3.2

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$33.7b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$78.1b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$559.2b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$166.8b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$5.8b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$23b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$54.9b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$420.3b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$144.9b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$3.6b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$10.7b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$23.2b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$138.8b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$21.8b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$2.2b (FY, 2020)
Net income
Net income
$2.7b (FY, 2020)
Net income
$3.3b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$13.7b (FY, 2021)
Net income
$4.1b (FY, 2020)
Net income
($216.5m) (FY, 2020)

Operating

Retail Space, sq. ft.
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
241.6 m (Q3, 2020)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
1.1 b (Q1, 2022)
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Retail Space, sq. ft.
N/A
Stores
Stores
17.2 k (FY, 2020)
Stores
1.9 k (Q3, 2020)
Stores
10.5 k (Q1, 2022)
Stores
787 (Q3, 2020)
Stores
784 (Q1, 2021)
Stores Closed
Stores Closed
101 (FY, 2020)
Stores Closed
1 (Q3, 2020)
Stores Closed
N/A
Stores Closed
N/A
Stores Closed
2 (Q1, 2021)
Stores Leased
Stores Leased
N/A
Stores Leased
N/A
Stores Leased
N/A
Stores Leased
162 (FY, 2019)
Stores Leased
727 (FY, 2020)
Stores Opened
Stores Opened
1 k (FY, 2020)
Stores Opened
27 (Q3, 2020)
Stores Opened
N/A
Stores Opened
N/A
Stores Opened
25 (Q1, 2021)
Stores Owned
Stores Owned
N/A
Stores Owned
N/A
Stores Owned
N/A
Stores Owned
620 (FY, 2019)
Stores Owned
34 (FY, 2020)
Stores Relocated
Stores Relocated
110 (FY, 2020)
Stores Relocated
N/A
Stores Relocated
N/A
Stores Relocated
N/A
Stores Relocated
1 (Q1, 2021)
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Target
HQ
Minneapolis, US
Employees
368,000↑ 2% increase

Target is a general merchandise retailer.

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Walmart
HQ
Bentonville, US
Employees
2,300,000↑ 5% increase

Walmart is a retailing company that operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount department stores, and grocery stores.

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Costco
HQ
Issaquah, US
Employees
156,000↑ 5% increase

Costco Wholesale Corporation is a company engaged in the operation of membership warehouses.

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Burlington Stores
HQ
Burlington, US
Employees
55,959↑ 19% increase

Burlington Stores is a company operating as a retailer of branded apparel products

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