Carrefour Facts and Statistics (2021) | By the Numbers

Carrefour Facts and Statistics

Here are a few of the most interesting Carrefour facts and statistics I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Carrefour Facts and StatisticsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Carrefour facts 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%

Carrefour Facts

  • Website:
  • Year Founded: 1959
  • Founders: Marcel Fournier, Denis Defforey, Jacques Defforey, Gustave Badin
  • Headquarters: Boulogne-Billancourt, France
  • CEO: Alexandre Bompard
  • Parent Company: Suning (80%) (deal expected to close by end of 2019)

Carrefour Statistics

Number of Carrefour stores:


Last updated 9/23/18

Number of countries Carrefour has stores in:


Last updated 9/23/18

Number of Carrefour employees:


Last updated 1/1/18

Number of Carrefour customer households:

105 million

Last updated 1/1/18

Amount Suning is reportedly paying for 80% stake in Carrefour:

$705 million

Last updated 6/24/19