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List of companies in the Chicago metropolitan area

Top publicly traded
companies in metro Chicago

according to revenues
with metro and U.S. rankings
Metro Corporation US
1 Walgreens Boots Alliance 19
2 Boeing 24
3 State Farm 35
4 Archer Daniels Midland 41
5 United Continental 80
6 Allstate 81
7 Mondelēz International 94
8 Exelon 95
9 McDonald's 109
10 Sears Holdings 111
11 US Foods 122
12 AbbVie 123
13 Abbott Laboratories 138
14 Illinois Tool Works 211
15 CDW 220
16 RR Donnelley 255
17 Navistar 281
18 Discover Financial 283
19 W. W. Grainger 285
20 Baxter 286
21 Univar 315
22 Tenneco 334
23 LKQ Corporation 369
24 Dover Corporation 377
25 Anixter 391
26 Baxalta 420
27 Jones Lang LaSalle 436
28 Old Republic International 442
20 Packaging Corporation of America 446
21 Motorola Solutions 451
22 Ingredion 456
23 Arthur J. Gallagher 471
24 Essendant 477
32 Telephone and Data Systems 496
Further information:
Companies in the Chicago area

Source: Fortune 500 2015[1]

This is a list of companies in the Chicago metropolitan area. The Chicago metropolitan area, or "Chicagoland", is the metropolitan area associated with the city of Chicago, Illinois, and its suburbs. With an estimated population of 9.4 million people, it is the third largest metropolitan area in the United States.[2] Chicagoland is the area that is closely linked to the city through geographic, social, economic, and cultural ties.

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Architecture and engineeringEdit

ConsumerEdit

Consumer goodsEdit

Apparel and accessoriesEdit

Gifts and collectablesEdit

Home furnishings and equipmentEdit

Household goodsEdit

Music equipmentEdit

Personal careEdit

ToolsEdit

Education and referenceEdit

RetailEdit

Art suppliesEdit

BroadlinesEdit

Business-to-businessEdit

ElectronicsEdit

FloristsEdit

Grocery/convenienceEdit

HardwareEdit

Office supplies and stationaryEdit

SoftlinesEdit

ServicesEdit

Sports, games, and toysEdit

EnergyEdit

Financial servicesEdit

BanksEdit

Credit and paymentsEdit

ExchangesEdit

InsuranceEdit

InvestmentsEdit

Private equity and hedge fundsEdit

Food and beveragesEdit

BeveragesEdit

DistributionEdit

FoodEdit

IngredientsEdit

ManufacturingEdit

Restaurant chainsEdit

HealthcareEdit

IndustrialEdit

Media and entertainmentEdit

EntertainmentEdit

MusicEdit

PublishingEdit

OnlineEdit

TV, film, and radioEdit

Professional and business servicesEdit

AccountingEdit

DesignEdit

LegalEdit

Management consultingEdit

Marketing and public relationsEdit

Recruiting, human resources and payrollEdit

Technology consultingEdit

TechnologyEdit

DistributionEdit

HardwareEdit

InternetEdit

ManufacturingEdit

ServicesEdit

SoftwareEdit

Telecommunications and networkingEdit

Video gamesEdit

Travel and transportationEdit

Out of state and foreign companies with a major presenceEdit

There are other large corporations with an established presence in Chicago and/or its suburbs (but whose corporate headquarters are located elsewhere), including:

AutosEdit

ConsumerEdit

EnergyEdit

Financial servicesEdit

Food, beverages and agricultureEdit

Healthcare and pharmaceuticalsEdit

IndustrialEdit

MediaEdit

Professional servicesEdit

TechnologyEdit

Travel and transportationEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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