QFC - Media, baby, and deli
QFC is a retail grocery chain. They have a variety of departments including baby, floral, media and pharmacy. The adult beverage section sells beer and wine, as well as spirits in select locations. The deli and bakery offers fresh-baked breads, cakes, gourmet cheese and party platters. Fresh produce is available, as well as frozen foods and snack food. A variety of services are available, including Coinstar change machines, Western Union money transfers and phone cards. Cosmetics, fragrances and hair styling products are available in the health and beauty section. The pet department has pet food, toys, leashes and other accessories. QFC Marketplace is a home fashion, décor, bath and kitchen subsidiary, offering small appliances, toys and home office products. The company also offers jewelry by Fred Meyer Jewelers, which it sells in-store.
QFC - Puget Sound regional grocer
QFC is a chain of supermarkets based in Bellevue, Washington. There are now approximately 64 stores in Washington and Oregon. The retailer was founded in Seattle, Washington in 1954 and was originally called Lake Hills Thriftway. The company was sold to Fred Meyer in 1997, and then by Kroger less than a year later. The current president of the company is Joe Fey. They earn over $700 million in annual revenue. There are currently over 4,000 employees across all locations. Now the retailer has a special focus on sustainability. They have a zero waste goal for the retail stores.