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
Caremark, LLC CVS Health Florida state 2016 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
DG Distribution Southeast Dollar General Georgia state 2016 $1,200,000 grant
Kohl's Department Stores, Inc. Kohl's Indiana state 2017 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
Amazon.com.dedc LLC Amazon.com Maryland state 2018 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
Kohl's Department Stores, Inc. Kohl's New York state 2011 $1,199,645 enterprise zone
Nichols Distribution Best Buy New York local 2008 $1,193,790 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
LL BEAN INC. L.L. Bean Maine state 2010 $1,191,990 property tax abatement
Target Corporation (Amsterdam) Target New York state 2011 $1,191,249 enterprise zone
Dayton Hudson Corp./Target Stores Target New York local 2005 $1,185,456 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lowe's Home Centers, Inc. Lowe's New Mexico state 2012 $1,184,934 training reimbursement
Family Dollar Services, Inc. (Rome. NY) Dollar Tree New York state 2015 $1,183,577 enterprise zone
Target Corporation Target New York state 2010 $1,182,133 enterprise zone
Lowe's Home Centers Inc. Lowe's New York state 2007 $1,175,811 enterprise zone
Target Corporation Target New York state 2005 $1,175,000 enterprise zone
WAL-MART STORES INC Walmart Arkansas state 2010 $1,174,287 tax credit/rebate
Wal-Mart Distribution Center Walmart New York local 2008 $1,173,199 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
HANNAFORD BROS CO AND SUBSIDIARIES Ahold Delhaize Maine state 2013 $1,172,903 property tax abatement
Lowe's Home Centers Lowe's New York state 2007 $1,167,284 enterprise zone
Nichols Distribution Best Buy New York local 2009 $1,160,962 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bass Pro Outdoor World, LLC dba Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Bass Pro Louisiana state 2009 $1,160,101 Enterprise zone
GPSDC (New York), Inc. Gap Inc. New York state 2002 $1,159,563 enterprise zone
Nichols Distribution Best Buy New York local 2007 $1,157,111 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
AutoZone Texas LLC AutoZone Florida state 2015 $1,152,000 tax credit/rebate
Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Dollar Tree New York state 2006 $1,150,000 grant
CVS Pharmacy Inc CVS Health Rhode Island state 2013 $1,138,860 tax credit/rebate
VADATA Amazon.com Oregon local 2018 $1,124,971 property tax abatement
Sheetz Sheetz North Carolina local 2013 $1,120,000 grant
HANNAFORD BROS CO, LLC Ahold Delhaize Maine state 2014 $1,119,186 property tax abatement
Wal-Mart Stores East LP Walmart New York state 2006 $1,117,475 enterprise zone
Menard, Inc. Menard Iowa state 2012 $1,116,370 enterprise zone
Menard, Inc. Menard Iowa state 2011 $1,116,370 enterprise zone
Shoe Carnival, Inc. Shoe Carnival Inc. Indiana state 2007 $1,115,000 tax credit/rebate
Target Corporation (Amsterdam) Target New York state 2012 $1,109,599 enterprise zone
AMAZON DATA SERVICES, INC Amazon.com Oregon local 2020 $1,108,015 enterprise zone
Nordstrom, Inc. Nordstrom Pennsylvania state $1,107,000 tax credit/rebate
Nordstrom, Inc. Nordstrom Pennsylvania state 2014 $1,107,000 tax credit/rebate
Amazon.com.kydc, LLC* Amazon.com Nevada state 2017 $1,107,000 tax credit/rebate
Hy-Vee, Inc Hy-Vee Nebraska local 2018 $1,106,630 tax increment financing
SCHNUCK MARKETS, INC. Schnuck Markets Missouri state 2001 $1,103,407 tax credit/rebate
Target Corp T3802 Target New York local 2010 $1,102,546 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ann Taylor Stores Corporation Ascena Retail Group Kentucky state 2008 $1,100,000 tax credit/rebate
RxC Acquisition Company dba RxCrossroads CVS Health Kentucky state 2013 $1,100,000 tax credit/rebate
Nordstrom, Inc. Nordstrom Pennsylvania state 2014 $1,100,000 grant
Sleepy's Inc. Steinhoff International New York local 2008 $1,094,922 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Family Dollar Services, Inc. Dollar Tree New York state 2008 $1,093,282 enterprise zone
HANNAFORD BROS CO AND SUBSIDIARIES Ahold Delhaize Maine state 2012 $1,092,151 property tax abatement
Publix Super Markets, Inc. Publix Super Markets Florida state 2012 $1,092,000 grant
Amazon Studios LLC Amazon.com California state 2017 $1,091,000 tax credit/rebate
O'Reilly Auto Enterprises, LLC. O'Reilly Automotive Ohio state 2018 $1,090,000 tax credit/rebate
Vitacost, Inc. Kroger North Carolina state 2009 $1,088,554 tax credit/rebate
Nichols Distribution Best Buy New York local 2010 $1,084,397 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Lowe's Home Centers Inc. Lowe's New York state 2007 $1,082,106 enterprise zone
HANNAFORD BROS CO, LLC Ahold Delhaize Maine state 2015 $1,075,110 property tax abatement
Home Shopping Network Qurate Retail Florida state 2004 $1,075,000 grant
Vadata #57 Amazon.com Oregon state 2018 $1,073,771 property tax abatement
GPSDC (New York), Inc. Gap Inc. New York state 2003 $1,069,550 enterprise zone
Wal Mart Stores, Inc. & Subsidiaries Walmart Nebraska state 2019 $1,067,465 tax rebate
Nichols Distribution, LLC Best Buy New York state 2012 $1,064,508 enterprise zone
WAL-MART STORES EAST INC - DISTRIBUTION CTRS Walmart Missouri state 2002 $1,061,316 tax credit/rebate
Dayton Hudson Corporation Target New York local 2008 $1,051,367 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Chico's FAS, Inc. Chico's FAS Florida state 2011 $1,050,000 tax credit/rebate
General Nutrition Corporation GNC Holdings Indiana state 2014 $1,050,000 tax credit/rebate
Kohl's New York DC, Inc. Kohl's New York state 2002 $1,048,962 enterprise zone
WAL MART STORES EAST LP Walmart Maine state 2011 $1,048,016 property tax abatement
Urban Outfitters, Inc Urban Outfitters Nevada state 2011 $1,038,776 tax credit/rebate
Target Corporation Target Illinois state 2007 $1,036,350 tax credit/rebate
GPSDC (New York), Inc. Gap Inc. New York state 2012 $1,036,300 enterprise zone
Target Corporation Target Illinois state 2006 $1,035,000 tax credit/rebate
Target Corp T3802 Target New York local 2009 $1,032,906 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WAL MART STORES EAST LP Walmart Maine state 2010 $1,029,448 property tax abatement
LL BEAN INC. L.L. Bean Maine state 2011 $1,029,230 property tax abatement
HOME DEPOT U S A INC Home Depot New York local 2012 $1,022,591 property tax abatement
WAL MART STORES EAST LP Walmart Maine state 2013 $1,013,453 property tax abatement
Cabela's Retail, Inc. Bass Pro Pennsylvania state $1,012,500 grant
Dayton Hudson Corporation Target New York local 2009 $1,010,574 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Federated Department Stores, Inc. Macy's New York local 2001 $1,010,519 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Amazon Fulfillment Services, Inc. Amazon.com Illinois state 2016 $1,001,512 infrastructure assistance
Home Depot, Inc. Home Depot Georgia state 2008 $1,000,000 grant
Target Corporation Target Illinois state 2005 $1,000,000 grant
GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. eBay Kentucky state 2005 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
NBC Philadelphia Merchant, Inc. TJX Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 grant
Bass Pro Outdoor World, LLC Bass Pro Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Advance Stores Company, Incorporated, dba Advance Auto Parts Advance Auto Parts Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 grant
excelleRx, Inc. CVS Health Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 grant
AEO Management Co. American Eagle Outfitters Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 grant
Swedwood International Ikea Virginia state 2006 $1,000,000 grant
Amazon.com Inc. Amazon.com Virginia state 2012 $1,000,000 grant
Wal-Mart Stores East, LP - Jacksonville Walmart Florida state 2005 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Chico's FAS, Inc. Chico's FAS Florida state 2005 $1,000,000 grant
Chico's FAS, Inc. Chico's FAS Florida state 2011 $1,000,000 grant
Amazon.com.indc LLC Amazon.com Indiana state 2012 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Amazon.com.indc LLC Amazon.com Indiana state 2012 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sheetz, Inc. Sheetz Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 tax increment financing
MENARD INC Menard Illinois local 2013 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
RALPH'S GROCERY COMPANY Kroger Illinois local 2004 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Dolgencorp, LLC DBA Dollar General Dollar General Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 grant
Macy's.com, Inc. Macy's California state 2014 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
KUM & GO LC Kum & Go United States federal 2009 $1,000,000 federal grant
Dolgencorp, LLC DBA Dollar General Dollar General Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Costco Wholesale Corporation Costco Texas local 2013 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Lidl Schwarz Group Virginia state 2015 $1,000,000 grant
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