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SUPERVALU® is a grocery industry leader, serving customers through a network of more than 3,000 owned, franchised, and independently owned stores across the country.
A history of grocery excellence Our roots are in supply chain and wholesale distribution; in subsequent years we’ve grown to include traditional and hard discount grocery retail formats. Superior service, engrained in our culture, sets us apart from the competition and provides the experience our customers expect.
Our company today SUPERVALU operates a complete range of grocery formats and merchandising programs that address the unique preferences of the communities we serve and allow us to satisfy differing regional tastes. Today, SUPERVALU and its 30,000 employees serve customers across the United States through a network of 2,012 stores composed of 1,815 stores operated by wholesale customers serviced primarily by the Company’s food distribution business and 197 traditional retail grocery stores operated under five retail banners (store counts as of September 10, 2016). In addition, the Company operates 22 stores under the Shop ‘N Save name in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. Annual sales total approximately $13 billion.
We proudly provide millions of customers with the best products on the shelves: national brands and our high-quality and affordable private label products. Our combined expertise in grocery, pharmacy, and wholesale operations provides SUPERVALU with a strong platform for sustainable success.
For nearly 150 years, SUPERVALU has helped new and existing owners successfully open, manage and grow their grocery business. We pride ourselves on the ability to leverage our size and scale to deliver national programs benefitting our entire network of retailers, while recognizing the importance of being locally relevant. By joining SUPERVALU, you immediately become part of one of the United States’ largest networks of grocery retailers and one of the most successful wholesalers nationally.
At SUPERVALU, we're constantly fine-tuning our grocery retail offerings to make sure we have the best formats, product categories and value to respond to the needs of each store’s neighborhood. Our traditional supermarkets and price superstores provides our shoppers with options that are right for them.
Where are the company's headquarters?
SUPERVALU’s corporate headquarters is located in the Minneapolis suburb of Eden Prairie, Minnesota. SUPERVALU also has a number of regional offices, distribution centers, and company-owned supermarkets located throughout the country.
How many employees does the company have?
Approximately 23,000 full and part-time employees.
When did SUPERVALU hold its initial public offering?
The company held its initial public offering on July 25, 1951. SUPERVALU's predecessors trace their roots to the 1870's. The company has been using the SUPERVALU name in the 1940's. For a comprehensive chronology, visit the SUPERVALU History page.