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The Top 101 CE Retailers
March 1, 2009

The companies listed in Dealerscope’s annual Top 101 rankings of the largest CE retailers in the U.S. and Canada rang up $204.76 billion in 2008, a 3.9 percent increase over 2007’s $197.03 billion. It wasn't much, but it was still an increase. Many companies will be happy if this year’s losses total the low double digits.

DEALERSCOPE’S TOP 101 CE RETAILERS Sponsored by: Rank Rank CE Sales % CE Change Total Sales No. of Stores 2006 2005 Retailer 2006 2005 ‘06 vs. ‘05 2006 2005 2006 2005 Company News
March 1, 2007

1 1 Dell 37.43 B 36.28 B 3.17 37.43 B 36.28 B 1 N/A 1 Dell Way Round Rock, TX 78682 512-338-4400 www.dell.com Michael Dell Public, EO (MO/Web) 2 2 Best Buy 22.48 B 19.45 B 15.58 29.97 B 26.65 B 858 742 7601 Penn Ave. South Richfield, MN 55423 612-291-1000 www.bestbuy.com Bradbury H. Anderson Public, ATVM (+Web) 3 3 Wal-Mart 23.49 B 21.68 B 1.81 234.87 B 216.77 B 3,689 3,461 702 SW Eighth St. Bentonville, AR 72716 479-273-4000 www.walmartstores.com H. Lee Scott Jr. Public, MM (+Web) 4 4 Circuit City 11.93 B 10.79 B 10.56 11.93 B 10.79 B 653 631 9950 Maryland Dr. Richmond, VA 23233 804-527-4000 www.circuitcity.com Philip J. Schoonover Public, EO (+Web) 5 5 Staples 8.1 B 7.23 B 12.03 15.41 B 13.85 B 1,576 1,491 500 Staples