Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
retailing
Subsidy Total: 
$7,946,948,433
Number of Awards: 
7,667
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1989. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2011.

Notes: 

The dollar total above adjusts for the fact that there is an overlap between the amounts in one or more Megadeal entries and those of one or more of the other entries. The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Amazon.com$3,522,918,174230
Sears$574,182,07756
Bass Pro$395,168,93364
Lowe's$315,995,278233
Walmart$241,531,675501
CVS Health$241,062,731174
Fresh Direct$186,970,56232
Target$177,945,582198
Wakefern Food$131,898,8005
Kohl's$129,485,36465


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Advance Stores Company, Inc. Advance Auto Parts Indiana state 2008 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Dolgencorp, Incorporated d/b/a Dollar General Dollar General Indiana state 2009 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
RxC Acquisition Company CVS Health Kentucky state 2012 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
MEIJER GREAT LAKES LP Meijer Illinois local 2006 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Lowe's Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's Georgia state 2012 $3,000,000 grant
K-VA-T Food Stores Inc K-VA-T Food Stores Virginia state 2011 $3,000,000 grant
Costco Costco Texas local 2016 $3,000,000 grant
RxC Acquisition Company dba RxCrossroads CVS Health Kentucky state 2017 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Tractor Supply Company Tractor Supply Co. New York state 2017 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Walmart Inc. Walmart Kentucky state 2021 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Tractor Supply Company Tractor Supply Co. New York Local 2018 $2,991,751 tax credit/rebate
Murphy Oil USA, Inc dba Murphy USA Murphy USA Louisiana state 2009 $2,987,500 Enterprise zone
Target Corp. Target New York state 2006 $2,968,625 enterprise zone
Target Corp - Property Tax Dept Target New York local 2005 $2,955,245 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Vadata 06-01 Amazon.com Oregon local 2019 $2,948,530 property tax abatement
COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION Costco Washington state 2017 $2,933,839 tax credit/rebate
VADATA Amazon.com Oregon state 2018 $2,927,155 property tax abatement
Fresh Direct Inc. f/k/a Gourmet Holdings, LLC Fresh Direct New York local 1999 $2,927,137 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tanger Outlet Center at the Arches / Deer Park Enterprises, LLC Tanger Factory Outlet Centers New York local 2011 $2,923,625 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Target Corporation (Amsterdam) Target New York state 2013 $2,905,602 enterprise zone
Tractor Supply Company Tractor Supply Co. Kentucky state 2010 $2,900,000 tax credit/rebate
Tractor Supply Company Tractor Supply Co. Kentucky state 2012 $2,900,000 tax credit/rebate
Hat World, Inc. Genesco Indiana state 2014 $2,900,000 tax credit/rebate
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. American Eagle Outfitters Pennsylvania state $2,873,035 grant
VADATA Amazon.com Oregon local 2020 $2,870,529 property tax abatement
KROGER COMPANY Kroger Ohio state 2002 $2,857,005 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers Inc. Lowe's New York state 2006 $2,855,712 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's New York state 2005 $2,855,712 enterprise zone
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2014 $2,855,465 tax credit/rebate
Wayfair LLC / SK Retail, Inc. Wayfair Inc. Massachusetts state 2019 $2,850,000 tax credit/rebate
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2013 $2,848,035 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lowe's Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's North Carolina state 2009 $2,845,636 tax credit/rebate
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2011 $2,843,112 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2012 $2,818,497 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
eBay eBay Texas state 2011 $2,800,000 grant
Publix Super Markets, Inc. Publix Super Markets Florida state 2019 $2,800,000 tax credit/rebate
MEIJER STORES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (463) Meijer Indiana local 2017 $2,775,020 property tax abatement
Lowe's Companies, Inc. Lowe's North Carolina state 2018 $2,754,795 tax credit/rebate
Spartan Stores Inc. SpartanNash Michigan state 2014 $2,750,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Wal-Mart Louisiana, LLC dba Neighborhood Market 6583 Walmart Louisiana state 2016 $2,741,726 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers Lowe's New York state 2006 $2,715,117 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers Lowe's New York state 2005 $2,715,117 enterprise zone
Wal-Mart Stores East - DeSoto Grocery Distribution Walmart Florida state 2002 $2,700,000 tax credit/rebate
Office Depot, Inc. Office Depot Florida state 2006 $2,700,000 grant
The Finish Line, Inc. JD Sports Fashion Indiana state 2012 $2,700,000 tax credit/rebate
Macy's.com, Inc. Macy's California state 2015 $2,700,000 tax credit/rebate
GPSDC (New York), Inc [GAP] Gap Inc. New York local 2006 $2,692,767 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2009 $2,676,480 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. Home Depot Illinois local 2003 $2,675,915 tax increment financing
Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. Home Depot Illinois Local 2002 $2,675,915 tax increment financing
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2010 $2,671,675 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tanger Outlet Center at the Arches / Deer Park Enterprises, LLC Tanger Factory Outlet Centers New York local 2012 $2,619,412 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lowes Home Centers Inc. Lowe's New York state 2006 $2,611,297 enterprise zone
Lowes Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's New York state 2005 $2,611,297 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers Inc. Lowe's New York state 2006 $2,606,152 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's New York state 2005 $2,606,152 enterprise zone
GPSDC (New York) Inc. Gap Inc. New York local 2012 $2,601,387 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
TARGET CORPORATION Target New York local 2012 $2,600,345 property tax abatement
Lowe's Home Centers Inc. Lowe's New York state 2006 $2,600,047 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's New York state 2005 $2,600,047 enterprise zone
Wal-Mart.com USA LLC Walmart Indiana state 2018 $2,600,000 tax credit/rebate
Fresh Direct Inc. f/k/a Gourmet Holdings, LLC Fresh Direct New York local 1999 $2,564,081 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lowe's Home Centers LLC Lowe's New York state 2006 $2,559,322 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Center's, LLC Lowe's New York state 2005 $2,559,322 enterprise zone
Family Dollar Services, Inc. Dollar Tree Florida state 2003 $2,550,000 tax credit/rebate
Fresh Direct, LLC & U.T.F. Trucking, Inc. Fresh Direct New York local 2017 $2,538,041 tax credit/rebate
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2008 $2,531,870 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
GPSDC (New York), Inc [GAP] Gap Inc. New York local 2005 $2,521,974 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WAL-MART STORES INC Walmart Nebraska local 2018 $2,519,418 tax increment financing
eBay, Inc. eBay Nevada state 2016 $2,509,716 tax credit/rebate
TARGET CORPORATION Target New York local 2011 $2,501,080 property tax abatement
Fred's Inc. Fred's Inc. Georgia state 2002 $2,500,000 grant
Saks & Company Hudson's Bay Co. Maryland state 1998 $2,500,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Amazon.com Inc. Amazon.com Virginia state 2012 $2,500,000 grant
MENARD, INC. Menard Illinois local 2005 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Amazon.com.dedc, LLC Amazon.com South Carolina state 2010 $2,500,000 grant
Kroger Kroger Texas local 2011 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. Ulta Beauty Indiana state 2014 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
GameStop, Inc. GameStop Kentucky state 2017 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Amazon Amazon.com Florida local 2016 $2,500,000 grant
Amazon (Dinwiddie) Amazon.com Virginia state 2012 $2,500,000 grant
Amazon Amazon.com Maryland state 2013 $2,500,000 grant
GPS Services, Inc. Gap Inc. New York state 2017 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Walgreen Co. Walgreens Boots Alliance Ohio state 2018 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Amazon Web Services, Inc. Amazon.com Utah state 2019 $2,499,519 tax credit/rebate
Family Dollar Services, Inc. Dollar Tree New York state 2010 $2,493,926 enterprise zone
Amazon Studios LLC Amazon.com California state 2021 $2,476,000 tax credit/rebate
CostCo Wholesale Corporation Costco Louisiana local 2012 $2,475,000 infrastructure assistance
Lowe's Companies, Inc. Lowe's North Carolina state 2013 $2,474,145 tax credit/rebate
WAL-MART STORES EAST INC - DISTRIBUTION CTRS Walmart Missouri state 2004 $2,465,743 tax credit/rebate
BROWN SHOE COMPANY, INC. (HEADQUARTERS) Caleres Inc. Missouri state 2012 $2,425,000 tax credit/rebate
Dollar Tree Distribution Dollar Tree Connecticut local 2012 $2,423,437 property tax abatement
Tanger Outlet Center at the Arches / Deer Park Enterprises, LLC Tanger Factory Outlet Centers New York local 2013 $2,418,455 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Target Corporation Target Minnesota local 2006 $2,400,000 tax credit/rebate and grant
Dick's Sporting Goods Dick's Sporting Goods Pennsylvania state $2,400,000 grant
Dicks Sporting Goods, Inc Dick's Sporting Goods Pennsylvania state $2,400,000 tax increment financing
Officemax Incorporated Office Depot Illinois state 2006 $2,399,884 tax credit/rebate
GPSDC (New York), Inc [GAP] Gap Inc. New York local 2004 $2,399,590 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tanger Outlet Center at the Arches / Deer Park Enterprises, LLC Tanger Factory Outlet Centers New York local 2014 $2,399,110 tax credit/rebate
VADATA Amazon.com Oregon local 2018 $2,397,398 property tax abatement
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2007 $2,376,994 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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