- The Top 20 Trustworthy Retailers
1 Retail Amazon Amazon.com, Inc. Washington Seattle Public Company 2 Retail Chewy Chewy, Inc. Florida Dania Beach Public Company 3 Retail Barnes & Noble Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. New Jersey Basking Ridge Public Company 4 Retail United Natural Foods (UNFI) United Natural Foods, Inc. Rhode Island Providence Public Company 5 Retail Costco Costco Wholesale Corporation Washington Issaquah Public Company 6 Retail ACE Hardware Ace Hardware Corporation Illinois Oak Brook Private Company 7 Retail PetSmart PetSmart LLC Arizona Pheonix Private Company 8 Retail Petco Petco Health and Wellness Company, Inc. California San Diego Public Company 9 Retail Harbor Freight Harbor Freight Tools California Los Angeles Private Company 10 Retail Tractor Supply Tractor Supply Company Tennessee Brentwood Public Company 11 Retail Office Depot Office Depot, Inc. Florida Boca Raton Private Company 12 Retail 99 Cents Only Stores 99 CENTS ONLY STORES LLC. California Commerce Private Company 13 Retail Ulta Beauty Ulta Beauty, Inc. Illinois Bolingbrook Public Company 14 Retail Target Target Corporation Minnesota Minneapolis Public Company 15 Retail TJX Companies The TJX Companies, Inc. Massachusetts Framingham Public Company 16 Retail Great American Outdoors Group Great American Outdoors Group, LLC Missouri Springfield Private Company 17 Retail Kirkland's Kirkland's, Inc. Tennessee Brentwood Public Company 18 Retail JOANN JOANN Inc. Ohio Hudson Public Company 19 Retail Murphy USA Murphy USA Inc. Arkansas El Dorado Public Company 20 Retail True Value True Value Company, Llc Illinois Chicago Private Company
Newsweek’s overall list looks at 23 industries, using U.S. resident evaluations to obtain feedback on three main touchpoints of trust: customer trust, investor trust, and employee trust. Companies considered all have U.S. revenue of over $500 million, and Newsweek considered any recent scandals or lawsuits when crafting its list.