CANADA'S LEADING COPORATIONS 2004/5, BY SALES PER EMPLOYEE, AND

EMPLOYEES PER THOUSAND SQUARE FEET

 

 

 

 

 

 

Type

 Retail Sales

($ M)

Sq Ft (000)

Employees

Sales/ Employee

Employees per 000 sf

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photography

130

203

1,685

77,151

8.3

Cosmetics

75

109

849

88,339

7.8

Jewellery

249

264

1,731

143,847

6.6

Home Furnishings

109

320

1,600

68,125

5.0

Music

418

550

2,382

175,483

4.3

Drug

17,106

21,773

81,536

209,797

3.7

Shoes

1,553

4,211

13,173

117,893

3.1

Electronics

4,060

4,999

14,626

277,588

2.9

Convenience

1,461

4,610

13,389

109,119

2.9

Home and Auto Supply, Clothing

5,164

16,582

48,006

107,570

2.9

Books

1,016

2,794

7,978

127,350

2.9

Clothing

8,823

26,763

71,825

122,840

2.7

Hardware

5,092

14,966

39,165

130,014

2.6

Supermarket

57,893

113,864

294,678

196,462

2.6

Discount Department Store

14,335

30,554

54,554

262,767

1.8

Pet

256

1,054

1,861

137,560

1.8

Home Centre

10,301

29,532

51,598

199,640

1.7

Dollar Store

238

1,523

2,546

93,480

1.7

Sporting Goods

1,448

6,088

10,099

143,381

1.7

Office Supply

1,988

6,937

11,500

172,870

1.7

Department Store

12,885

67,951

111,656

115,399

1.6

Variety

734

7,174

9,194

79,835

1.3

Membership Warehouse

7,918

9,762

12,000

659,833

1.2

Toys

758

2,331

2,794

271,296

1.2

Computers

763

2,001

2,334

326,907

1.2

Furniture

4,091

13,054

14,751

277,337

1.1

Grand Total

158,864

389,969

877,510

181,040

2.3