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The TJX Companies (NYSE: TJX)

The TJX Companies is a US-based off-price retailer of apparel and home fashion. Headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts, TJX operates stores in nine countries under multiple banners, as well as selling through four e-commerce sites.

Macy’s (NYSE: M)

Macy’s is a department store that sells apparel, accessories, shoes, cosmetics, home furnishings and other consumer goods. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the company operates under the banners of Bloomingdale’s Bluemercury and Macy’s through online and offline channels.

Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE: KSS)

Kohl’s sells apparel, footwear, accessories, and beauty and home products. Headquartered in Wisconsin, the company operates department stores, outlets and clearance centers across the US, as well as selling online through

Industria de Diseño Textil, S.A. (BME: ITX)

Industria de Diseño Textil (Inditex) is a global fashion retailer of clothing, footwear, accessories and household textile products. Based in A Coruña, Spain, the company sells in stores and online through various commercial concepts, including Pull & Bear and Zara.


H&M is a global retailer of apparel, accessories, homewares and beauty products. Headquartered in Sweden, the company operates under nine banners through physical and online stores in 71 markets around the world.

Alibaba (NYSE: BABA)

Alibaba Group is an e-commerce company that operates through various subsidiaries in China and internationally. Headquartered in Hangzhou, China, the company operates in four segments: Core Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others.

Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST)

Costco is a chain of membership warehouse clubs that offers merchandise in the food and sundries, hardlines, fresh foods, softlines and ancillary categories. The company operates warehouses in 13 countries, with its strongest presence in Puerto Rico and the US.

Adidas (DB: ADS)

Adidas AG is a designer and manufacturer of footwear, apparel and accessories, based in Herzogenaurach, Germany. It is the largest sportswear manufacturer in Europe and second-largest in the world (behind Nike).

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE: SKX)

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. designs and markets lifestyle footwear for men, women and children and also performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers Performance brand name. Additionally, Skechers offers apparel, accessories, eyewear and other merchandise. The operating segments of Skechers are: domestic wholesale, international wholesale and retail (which includes e-commerce).

HanesBrands, Inc. (NYSE: HBI)

Founded in 1901, HanesBrands is a basic apparel company headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in the US. It is a manufacturer and marketer bras, underwear, activewear, socks, and shapewear under various brands such as Hanes, Champion, Playtex and Gear for Sports.


ASOS continues to leverage the global shift toward online shopping. The company plans capital expenditures of £230–£250 million in its 2019 fiscal year. These will be directed toward technology that includes a new retail-planning merchandising system and the automation of hubs in Europe and the US.

Tesco (LSE: TSCO)

Tesco PLC is a UK-based retailer of groceries and general merchandise such as books, clothing, electronics, furniture and toys. It also sells automotive fuel and offers services such as telecom, Internet, retail banking and insurance services.


RH (formerly Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc.) is a U.S. retailer specializing in home furnishings, headquartered in Corte Madera, California. The company offers a range of products in categories that include furniture, lighting, textiles, bathware, décor, outdoor and garden, tableware, and child and teen furnishings.