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IKEA

Business Size | Operations

Revenues of €21,846 million in 2009. As of October 2011, IKEA has 326 stores in 38 different countries.

Google

Business Size | Operations:

Revenues of $21,796 million in 2010. They serve a worldwide market. It has been estimated that Google processes over a billion search requests per day. It has over a million data centers spread throughout the world.

Walmart

Business Size | Operations:

Revenues of $418,952 million in 2011. Wal-Mart operates 8,500 stores in 15 countries under 55 different names.

 

PepsiCo

PepsiCo is a world leader in convenient snacks, foods and beverages with revenues of more than $60 billion and over 285,000 employees.

Toyota Motor Corporation

Business Size | Operations:

Global revenues of $235,890 million. Toyota sells it's products worldwide, with North America and Japan generating the highest revenue between them.

Kraft Foods Inc.

The company has revenues of US$40,386 millions. It has over 97,000 employees.The company holds the top global position in 11 product categories. These categories are coffee, cookies, crackers, cream crackers,cheese, dessert mixes, dry packaged dinners, lunch combinations, powdered soft drinks, process cheese, salad dressings, and snack nuts. These products are made at more than 220 manufacturing facilities around the world and are sold in more than 140 countries.

Gmail

Its Business Size | Operations

It has a estimated user base of 260 million, and derives most of it's revenue through advertising.

Nokia

The Nokia Group employes approximately 139,000 people around the world and has a brand value of over US$25billion.

Facebook

Business Size | Operations:

As of July, 2011 Facebook has more than 800 million active users. Most of it's revenue is derived from advertising, whish is estimated to be $4,270 million in 2011.

Sony

This company manufactures and sells consumer electonics and also has services like financial services,banking and advertising. It had a revenue of US$86.64 billion in 2011. It has over 168,000 employees. 

Ford Motor Corp

Business Size | Operations

Ford has a worldwide market presence. In 2010, it had reported revenues of $4,146 million.

Tesco

Tesco is global grocery and general merchandise retailer which also provides services like financial service. The revenue collected by it in 2011 was US$60.93 billion. It has 472,000 employees working for it.

Yahoo!

Business Size | Operations

Yahoo had generated revenues of $6,324 million in 2010. Yahoo Mail has an estimated 273 million users. Most of it's revenues are generated from adverstising.

Amazon.com Inc

Business Size | Operations:

Annual revenues have been reported to be $34,204 million. Mainly revenue is generated through sales, but there is a small proportion that comes from advertising.

eBay

Business Size | Operations:

Revenues of $9,156 million in 2010. Profits are generated through various fees. Some products are charged at a fixed rate. eBay also launched an affiliate program where profits were shared on the basis of an algorithm.

Subway

Business Size | Operations:

Revenues of $16,200 million in 2010. Subway is the largest single chain restaurant in the world. It has over 35,000 restaurants in 98 different countries. In terms of number of restaurants, Subway has surpassed McDonalds.

Starbucks

Business Size | Operations

Revenues of $10,710 million in 2010. Starbucks is the world's biggest coffee chain with over 15,000 stores in 50 different countries.

Domino's Pizza

Business Size | Operations

Revenues of $1,425 million in 2010. There are over 8,000 locations in over 60 countries.

Skype

Business Size | Operations:

Since it's inception, Skype has an estimated user base of 520 million users world with revenues close to $860 million in 2010.

Apple Inc

Size | Operations (Annual):

Net sales of $108,249 million ( 2011). Their products are available world wide.

Total Macintosh sales 16 million units,

Total iPod sales 42 million units,

iPhone sales 72 million units and iPad sales 32 million units.

Adidas/Nike

Business Size | Operations:

Adidas :

Revenues in 2010 were reported to be €13,450 million.

Nike :

Revenues of $19,014 million in 2010.

Both serve a worldwide market.

McDonalds

Business Size | Operations

McDonalds is located in over 119 countries, with 31,000 restaurants worldwide. They claim to serve 58 million customers daily. In 2010, their net revenues were $24,078 million. Revenues are generated through property dealing, sales and franchisee royalties and rent.

Dell

Business Size | Operations

Revenues of $6,149 million in 2010. It is estimated that Dell has a market share of 13.9% in the market for personal computers. They serve a worldwide market.

Microsoft

Business Size/Operations

Revenues of $69,943 million. They have a worldwide market presence.

FedEx

Business Size | Operations

Revenues of $34,734 million in 2010. It is the largest airline in the world in terms of freight tons flown and the 4th largest in terms of fleet size, which stood at 687 in 2011. They serve a worldwide market, with several international hubs.

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