Reliance Retail is the retail initiative of the group and is central to our consumer facing businesses. It has in a short time forged strong and enduring bonds with millions of consumers by providing them unlimited choice, outstanding value proposition, superior quality and unmatched experience across all its stores.
Reliance Retail has adopted a multi-prong strategy and operates chain of neighbourhood stores, supermarkets, wholesale cash & carry stores, specialty stores and online stores and has democratized access to a variety of products and services across diverse segments for Indian consumers.
Serving the food and grocery category Reliance Retail operates Reliance Fresh, Reliance Smart and Reliance Market stores. In the consumer electronics category Reliance Retail operates Reliance Digital and Reliance Digital Express Mini stores and in fashion & lifestyle category it operates Reliance Trends, Reliance Footprint, Reliance Jewel stores in addition to a large number of partner brand stores across the country.
Reliance Retail has the distinction of being the largest retailer in the country. Reliance Retail’s commitment to “bettering the lives” has been embodied in its pursuit to make a difference on social socio–economic issues in India. The initiative has brought millions of farmers and small producers to the forefront of the retail revolution by partnering with them for growth.
Deep insight into India’s economic, cultural and consumption diversity drives Reliance Retail’s vision in the retail universe. The operating model is based on customer centricity, while leveraging common centres of excellence in technology, business processes and supply chain. More importantly, it has built a strong and unwavering foundation through its extraordinary people. Our nationwide network of retail stores offers a world-class shopping environment and unmatched customer experience.
Reliance Retail has emerged as the partner of choice for International brands and has established exclusive partnerships with many revered international brands such as Diesel, Superdry, Hamleys, Ermenegildo Zegna, Marks and Spencer, Paul & Shark, Thomas Pink, Kenneth Cole, Brooks Brothers, Steve Madden, Payless Shoesource, Grand Vision and many more.
Reliance Retail reported a turnover of Rs. 21,612 crore (US$ 3.26 billion) for the financial year 2015-16. As on 30th June 2016, Reliance Retail operates 3,383 stores across 679 cities with a retail area of over 13 million sft.
Reliance Retail Ventures Limited, a fully owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries is the holding company of Reliance Retail Limited which operate the retail business.