Stop & Shop - Deli, bakery, floral
Stop & Shop
Stop & Shop is a chain of grocery stores. They offer snack foods, frozen foods, fresh produce and household items. There are dried goods like pasta, rice and cereal and the non perishables section. There are books, toys and games available in their miscellaneous section and there is also a seasonal section where shoppers can find decorations for upcoming holidays. The floral department offers plants and flower arrangements for special occasions or home décor. There is an in-store phramacy where customers can get flu shots, prescription refills and over-the-counter medicine. The retailer also has a gas station at select locations. The company offers a home delivery service, where shoppers can order their groceries or flowers online and have them delivered to their homes. There is also a pet supplies section, featuring pet food, toys, accessories and furniture.
Stop & Shop - A New England grocery chain
Stop & Shop was founded in 1914 in Somerville, Massachusetts by the Rabinowitz family. The retailer had grown to 86 locations by 1947. The company headquarters is located in Quincy, Massachusetts and employs around 80,000 people nationwide. The retailer operates in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island. The company earns over $11 billion annually. They sponsor a number of charity causes, including cancer care and research, hunger relief, recycling and seafood sustainability, donating $29 million to various causes in 2012. There is a line of products with the Healthy Ideas logo, as well as a magazine called Healthy Ideas to promote better eating.