J Sainsbury plc is one of the British leaders of food distribution. Net sales break down by activity as follows:
- food distribution (98%): as of 07/03/2020, owned 807 convenience stores and 608 supermarkets (Sainsbury's name) located in the United Kingdom. The group also develops online and in-store distribution activities for clothing, general merchandise and home goods (owned 882 stores under the Argos name and 16 stores under the Habitat name);
- banking services (2%): sales of credit cards, insurance products, personal loans, etc. via Sainsbury's Bank.