Big Lots Statistics, Store Count, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)



Here are a few of the most interesting Big Lots statistics and facts I was able to dig up including store count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Big Lots Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1967
  • Headquarters: Columbus, OH
  • Founder(s): Sol Shenk
  • Current Chief Executive: Bruce Thorn

What is Big Lots?

Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) is a discount retailer operating approximately 1,400 stores in 47 states with product assortments in the merchandise categories of Furniture, Seasonal, Soft Home, Food, Consumables, Hard Home, and Electronics, Toys & Accessories. Our mission is to help people Live BIG and Save Lots. We strive to be the BIG difference for a better life by delivering unmatched value to our customers through surprise and delight, being a “best places to work” culture for our associates, rewarding our shareholders with consistent growth and top tier returns, and doing good in our communities as we do well. (source)

Big Lots Store Count

Number of Big Lots stores


Big Lots Revenue Totals

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Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Big Lots stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.