Top 50 retailers in the United States in 2015

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Which retailer had the best sales figures in 2015? Walgreens or CVS? Home Depot or Lowe's? McDonald's or Burger King?

Find out which companies had the best raw sales figures in the United States in a year. Was it grocery stores, consumer electronics, restaurants or clothing stores?

The National Retail Federation's Stores magazine published its list of top retailers' sales in the United States during 2015, and there are some familiar names at the top.

Find out which company had the best sales figures in the United States in 2015, and compare to last year's list.

50. Hy-Vee

Headquarters: West Des Moines, Iowa 2015 retail sales:
(Credit: AP)

Headquarters: West Des Moines, Iowa
2015 retail sales: $8.254 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 4.3 percent
Ranking last year: 51

49. AutoZone

Headquarters: Memphis, Tenn. 2015 retail sales: $8.483 billion
(Credit: AP / LM Otero)

Headquarters: Memphis, Tenn.
2015 retail sales: $8.483 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 8.8 percent
Ranking last year: 55

48. Health Mart Systems

Headquarters: Omaha, Neb. 2015 retail sales: $8.669 billion
(Credit: Lamar via Flickr (CC BY-SA) )

Headquarters: Omaha, Neb.
2015 retail sales: $8.669 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 6.9 percent
Ranking last year: 54

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47. Wendy's

Headquarters: Dublin, Ohio 2015 retail sales: $8.949 billion
(Credit: AP / Gene J. Puskar)

Headquarters: Dublin, Ohio
2015 retail sales: $8.949 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 0.7 percent
Ranking last year: 48

46. Bi-Lo

Headquarters: Jacksonville, Fla. 2015 retail sales: $10.054 billion
(Credit: AP / David Adame)

Headquarters: Jacksonville, Fla.
2015 retail sales: $10.054 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: -1.6 percent
Ranking last year: 44

45. Menards

Headquarters: Eau Claire, Wis. 2015 retail sales: $10.217
(Credit: Getty Images / Tim Boyle)

Headquarters: Eau Claire, Wis.
2015 retail sales: $10.217 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 3.6 percent
Ranking last year: 46

44. Burger King Worldwide

Headquarters: Miami 2015 retail sales: $10.342 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Damian Dovarganes)

Headquarters: Miami
2015 retail sales: $10.342 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 21.4 percent
Ranking last year: 49

43. L Brands, including Bath & Body Works, Victoria's Secret

Headquarters: Columbus, Ohio 2015 retail sales: $10.967 billion
(Credit: AP / Rogelio V. Solis)

Headquarters: Columbus, Ohio
2015 retail sales: $10.967 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 6.5 percent
Ranking last year: 45

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42. SuperValu, including Cub Foods

Headquarters: Eden Prairie, Minn. 2015 retail sales: $11.647
(Credit: AP / Spencer Green)

Headquarters: Eden Prairie, Minn.
2015 retail sales: $11.647 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.3 percent
Ranking last year: 38

41. Bed Bath & Beyond

Headquarters: Union, N.J. 2015 retail sales: $11.919 billion
(Credit: AP / Paul Sakuma)

Headquarters: Union, N.J.
2015 retail sales: $11.919 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.8 percent
Ranking last year: 37

40. Ross Dress for Less

Headquarters: Pleasanton, Calif. 2015 retail sales: $11.930 billion
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin Sullivan)

Headquarters: Pleasanton, Calif.
2015 retail sales: $11.930 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 8.1 percent
Ranking last year: 40

39. JCPenney

Headquarters: Plano, Texas 2015 retail sales: $12.548 billion
(Credit: AP / Stephan Savoia)

Headquarters: Plano, Texas
2015 retail sales: $12.548 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 3.0 percent
Ranking last year: 35

38. Gap

Headquarters: San Francisco 2015 retail sales: $12.604 billion
(Credit: AP / Lynne Sladky)

Headquarters: San Francisco
2015 retail sales: $12.604 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: -3.6 percent
Ranking last year: 33

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37. AT&T Wireless

Headquarters: Dallas 2015 retail sales: $13.868 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Steven Senne)

Headquarters: Dallas
2015 retail sales: $13.868 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 7.0 percent
Ranking last year: 34

36. Subway

Headquarters: Milford, Conn. 2015 retail sales: $13.901 billion
(Credit: AP / Jeff Roberson)

Headquarters: Milford, Conn.
2015 retail sales: $13.901 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 3.8 percent
Ranking last year: 31

35. 7-Eleven

Headquarters: Dallas 2015 retail sales: $13.957 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Roberto Gonzalez)

Headquarters: Dallas
2015 retail sales: $13.957 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 4.3 percent
Ranking last year: 39

34. Nordstrom

Headquarters: Seattle 2015 retail sales: $14.124 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Ben Margot)

Headquarters: Seattle
2015 retail sales: $14.124 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 5.4 percent
Ranking last year: 32

33. Starbucks

Headquarters: Seattle 2015 retail sales: $14.124 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Elise Amendola)

Headquarters: Seattle
2015 retail sales: $14.124 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 12.9 percent
Ranking last year: 42

32. BJ's Wholesale Club

Headquarters: Westborough, Mass. 2015 retail sales: $14.406 billion
(Credit: AP / Robert F. Bukaty)

Headquarters: Westborough, Mass.
2015 retail sales: $14.406 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 5.2 percent
Ranking last year: 29

31. Whole Foods Market

Headquarters: Austin, Texas 2015 retail sales: $14.849 billion
(Credit: AP / Julie Jacobson)

Headquarters: Austin, Texas
2015 retail sales: $14.849 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 8.7 percent
Ranking last year: 30

30. Ace Hardware

Headquarters: Oak Brook, Ill. 2015 retail sales: $15.343
(Credit: AP / Morry Gash)

Headquarters: Oak Brook, Ill.
2015 retail sales: $15.343 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 7.3 percent
Ranking last year: 28

29. Wakefern, including ShopRite

Headquarters: Keasbey, N.J. 2015 retail sales: $15.4 billion
(Credit: David Reich-Hale)

Headquarters: Keasbey, N.J.
2015 retail sales: $15.4 billion
Sales growth from 2013 to 2014: 4.8 percent
Ranking last year: 27

28. Meijer

Headquarters: Grand Rapids, Mich. 2015 retail sales: $15.963
(Credit: AP / Paul Sancya)

Headquarters: Grand Rapids, Mich.
2015 retail sales: $15.963 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.7 percent
Ranking last year: 26

27. Verizon Wireless

Headquarters: New York 2015 retail sales: $16.924 billion
(Credit: AP / Nam Y. Huh)

Headquarters: New York
2015 retail sales: $16.924 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 54.4 percent
Ranking last year: 41

26. Delhaize, including Food Lion

Headquarters: Salisbury, N.C. 2015 retail sales: $17.461 billion
(Credit: AP / Steve Helber)

Headquarters: Salisbury, N.C.
2015 retail sales: $17.461 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 2.3 percent
Ranking last year: 25

25. Kohl's

Headquarters: Menomonee Falls, Wis. 2015 retail sales: $19.204
(Credit: AP / Wilfredo Lee)

Headquarters: Menomonee Falls, Wis.
2015 retail sales: $19.204 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.0 percent
Ranking last year: 23

24. YUM! Brands, including Pizza Hut, Taco Bell

Headquarters: Louisville, Ky. 2015 retail sales: $19.363 billion
(Credit: AP / Paul Sakuma)

Headquarters: Louisville, Ky.
2015 retail sales: $19.363 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: -1.8 percent
Ranking last year: 21

23. Dollar Tree

Headquarters: Chesapeake, Va. 2015 retail sales: $19.93 billion
(Credit: AFP Getty Images / David Duprey)

Headquarters: Chesapeake, Va.
2015 retail sales: $19.93 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 137.6 percent
Ranking last year: 50

22. Dollar General

Headquarters: Goodlettsville, Tenn. 2015 retail sales: $20.369 billion
(Credit: AP / Charles Krupa)

Headquarters: Goodlettsville, Tenn.
2015 retail sales: $20.369 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 7.7 percent
Ranking last year: 24

21. H-E-B Grocery

Headquarters: San Antonio, Texas 2015 retail sales: $20.523
(Credit: Will C. Fry via Flickr (CC BY-SA) )

Headquarters: San Antonio, Texas
2015 retail sales: $20.523 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 3.6 percent
Ranking last year: 20

20. Sears

Headquarters: Hoffman Estates, Ill. 2015 retail sales: $22.129
(Credit: AP / Lenny Ignelzi)

Headquarters: Hoffman Estates, Ill.
2015 retail sales: $22.129 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: -14.1 percent
Ranking last year: 20

19. Aldi

Headquarters: Batavia, Ill. 2015 retail sales: $22.781 billion
(Credit: Getty Images / Matthew Lloyd)

Headquarters: Batavia, Ill.
2015 retail sales: $22.781 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 7.9 percent
Ranking last year: 36

18. TJX Cos., including T.J.Maxx

Headquarters: Framingham, Mass. 2015 retail sales: $23.557 billion
(Credit: AP / Toby Talbot)

Headquarters: Framingham, Mass.
2015 retail sales: $23.557 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 8.0 percent
Ranking last year: 19

17. Royal Ahold, including Stop & Shop

Headquarters: Carlisle, Pa. 2015 retail sales: $26.35 billion
(Credit: AP / Stephan Savoia)

Headquarters: Carlisle, Pa.
2015 retail sales: $26.35 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.4 percent
Ranking last year: 17

16. Rite Aid

Headquarters: Camp Hill, Pa. 2015 retail sales: $26.866
(Credit: AP / Rick Bowmer)

Headquarters: Camp Hill, Pa.
2015 retail sales: $26.866 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.3 percent
Ranking last year: 16

15. Macy's

Headquarters: Cincinnati, Ohio 2015 retail sales: $27.002 billion
(Credit: AP / Mark Lennihan)

Headquarters: Cincinnati, Ohio
2015 retail sales: $27.002 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: -3.7 percent
Ranking last year: 15

14. Publix Super Markets

Headquarters: Lakeland, Fla. 2015 retail sales: $32.633 billion
(Credit: AP / Scott Iskowitz)

Headquarters: Lakeland, Fla.
2015 retail sales: $32.633 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 6.8 percent
Ranking last year: 13

13. Apple Store, iTunes

Headquarters: Cupertino, Calif. 2015 retail sales: $34.949 billion
(Credit: AP / Eric Risberg)

Headquarters: Cupertino, Calif.
2015 retail sales: $34.949 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 23.1 percent
Ranking last year: 14

12. Best Buy

Headquarters: Richfield, Minn. 2015 retail sales: $35.148 billion
(Credit: AP / Alan Diaz)

Headquarters: Richfield, Minn.
2015 retail sales: $35.148 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 4.0 percent
Ranking last year: 11

11. McDonald's

Headquarters: Oak Brook, Ill. 2015 retail sales: $35.837
(Credit: AP / Richard Drew)

Headquarters: Oak Brook, Ill.
2015 retail sales: $35.837 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 1.1 percent
Ranking last year: 12

10. Lowe's

Headquarters: Mooresville, N.C. 2015 retail sales: $57.486 billion
(Credit: AP / Chuck Burton)

Headquarters: Mooresville, N.C.
2015 retail sales: $57.486 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 4.9 percent
Ranking last year: 8

9. Albertsons

Headquarters: Boise, Idaho 2015 retail sales: $58.443 billion
(Credit: AP / Damian Dovarganes)

Headquarters: Boise, Idaho
2015 retail sales: $58.443 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 4.8 percent
Ranking last year: 22

8. Amazon.com

Headquarters: Seattle 2015 retail sales: $61.619 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Elaine Thompson)

Headquarters: Seattle
2015 retail sales: $61.619 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 23.1 percent
Ranking last year: 9

7. CVS Health

Headquarters: Woonsocket, R.I. 2015 retail sales: $72.151 billion
(Credit: AP / Matt Rourke)

Headquarters: Woonsocket, R.I.
2015 retail sales: $72.151 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 6.2 percent
Ranking last year: 7

6. Target

Headquarters: Minneapolis, Minn. 2015 retail sales: $73.226 billion
(Credit: Getty Images / Lynn Sladky)

Headquarters: Minneapolis, Minn.
2015 retail sales: $73.226 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 0.8 percent
Ranking last year: 6

5. Walgreens Boots Alliance, including Walgreens

Headquarters: Deerfield, Ill. 2015 retail sales: $76.604 billion
(Credit: AP / Charles Krupa)

Headquarters: Deerfield, Ill.
2015 retail sales: $76.604 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 6.0 percent
Ranking last year: 5

4. The Home Depot

Headquarters: Atlanta 2015 retail sales: $79.297 billion Sales
(Credit: AP / Wilfredo Lee)

Headquarters: Atlanta
2015 retail sales: $79.297 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 6.9 percent
Ranking last year: 4

3. Costco

Headquarters: Issaquah, Wash. 2015 retail sales: $83.545 billion
(Credit: Getty Images / Ted S. Warren)

Headquarters: Issaquah, Wash.
2015 retail sales: $83.545 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 4.8 percent
Ranking last year: 3

2. The Kroger Co., including Kroger

Headquarters: Cincinnati, Ohio 2015 retail sales: $103.878 billion
(Credit: AP / Paul Sancya)

Headquarters: Cincinnati, Ohio
2015 retail sales: $103.878 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 0.8 percent
Ranking last year: 2

1. Walmart Stores Inc.

Headquarters: Bentonville, Ark. 2015 retail sales: $353.108 billion
(Credit: Getty Images / Joe Raedle)

Headquarters: Bentonville, Ark.
2015 retail sales: $353.108 billion
Sales growth from 2014 to 2015: 2.8 percent
Ranking last year: 1

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