Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.

Industry: Grocery Stores

Fortune Rank: 306

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is a food retailer with 1,073 supermarkets in 12 states and the Bahama Islands. For the 28 weeks ended 1/12/05, revenues decreased 4% to $5.41B. Net loss from cont. ops. totaled $451M up from $60.6M. Revenues reflect decreased same comparable store sales. Higher loss reflects lower gross profit margins, $96.1M in impairment charges, and $85.1M in restructuring charges.

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is a major food and drug retailer operating in 12 states in the southeastern United States and the Bahama Islands. As of June 30, 2004, the Company, directly or through subsidiaries, operated 1,049 supermarkets, 32 fuel centers and 59 liquor stores. Supermarkets are generally operated under one of Winn-Dixie's two formats, combination food and drug stores or grocery warehouse stores. The Company operates stores under several banners that have strong local ties and brand recognition. The Winn-Dixie, Marketplace, Thriftway and City Markets banners are utilized in the combination food and drug store format. The Save Rite and Sack & Save banners represent the grocery warehouse format.

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. was ranked number 306 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 306th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. achieved revenue of $7,367.00 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $39.80 million.

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 306th compared to 340th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $7,281 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $13 million (a change of $27 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. would be ranked 383rd rather than 306th due to its profits of $40 in 2010.

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