The 21 Richest People In Retail
Forbes has released its annual list of the world's billionaires.
We sorted through the rankings to find the richest people in retail, from grocery store king Karl Abrecht to fashion designer Miuccia Prada.
The heirs to the Wal-Mart fortune continue to have the strongest presence on the billionaires list compared to any other family in the world.
Four members of the Walton family rank among the 14 wealthiest billionaires, with their riches amounting to $140 billion - which is more than Bill Gates' and Warren Buffett's wealth combined.
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Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen
Francois Pinault & family
Tadashi Yanai & family
Michael Otto & family
Leonardo Del Vecchio
Theo Albrecht, Jr. & family
Bernard Arnault & family
S. Robson Walton
Liliane Bettencourt and family
Christy Walton and family
Now that know who the 21 richest people in retail are...