TOP 500*


Now in its 13th year, the data in the Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide® show which North American e-retailers continue to set the standards of excellence in online retailing for web merchants the world over to emulate. These leaders drove U.S. online sales to $286.2 billion in 2015, commanding an 84% share of total U.S. e-commerce sales last year. Your subscription allows you to harness complete financial, operations, and website performance metrics on each of these 500 e-commerce kingpins. Additionally, for the first time ever, besides annual web sales rankings, we’ve ranked each Top 500 merchant by an Internet Retailer Performance Score, which assesses a web merchant relative to their direct competitors via 10 distinct metrics. Welcome to a whole new world of competitive data exclusively available from Internet Retailer.

  • Mine more than 130,000 facts
  • Sort through 263 data elements per retailer
  • Access 2,211 e-commerce executives’ corporate contact info.

Top 500 data tells the story.

A picture is worth 1000 points of data.

We have the most comprehensive ecommerce database anywhere. we have more than 250,000 facts & figures from the leading 1500 web merchants.

Whether it's accessing data for competitive market analysis, performing due diligence on a vendor or crunching the e-commerce numbers for an important presentation.

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Top 500 List

The Top 2,100 Ecommerce operators.

The Top 500 ranks business-to-consumer retailers in the U.S. and Canada, based on online sales, including retail chains, catalogs, web-only merchants, brand manufacturuers and digital content sellers.