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Shopping at your favorite store located in your local mall, shopping center, or free standing building can be a very happy experience. In this section, we provided links to the websites of many regional and national stores - all nicely organized for your convenience. It can save lots of time doing some homework at these websites first - to find locations and products before venturing out. We hope you enjoy the convenience of this Happy Section! If you have a suggestion about a site that relates to Retail Shopping Stores, please Contact Us with your suggestion.

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Food Stores
Acme operates about 135 supermarkets in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Acme Fresh Market is a grocery store chain with 15 locations in Northeast Ohio.

Albertsons LLC is a chain of grocery stores owned and operated by Cerberus Capital Management.

Aldi is a discount supermarket chain.

Andronico's is a supermarket chain based primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Bashas' is a family-owned grocery store chain located in Arizona with two locations outside the state; one in Needles, California and Crownpoint, New Mexico.

bigg's is a chain of hypermarkets that has thirteen stores in the Cincinnati, Ohio and Northern Kentucky.

Big Y is a U.S. supermarket chain, with store locations in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

BI-LO is a supermarket chain that operates stores in Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, and Tennessee.

Bristol Farms is a grocery store chain located mainly in the Southern California market.

Brookshire is a supermarket chain with 160 stores operating in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi.

Brookshire Brothers is a supermarket retailer that operates 70 stores under the names Brookshire Brothers and B&B Foods, and seven stand-alone pharmacies in a market area covering east Texas and Louisiana.

Bruno's Supermarkets operates stores under the banners Bruno’s, Food World, and Food Max. The company operates stores in Alabama and Florida.

City Market is a grocery store chain on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains.

Costco is the largest membership warehouse club chain in the world based on sales volume.

Cub Foods is a grocery store chain with eighty-four stores in Minnesota, Iowa, Northern Illinois, Wisconsin, and the Miami Valley in Ohio.

D&W Fresh Market is a supermarket chain with operations in Michigan.

Dierbergs operates 23 stores in both Missouri and Illinois.

Dillons is a grocery supermarket chain based in Hutchinson, Kansas.

Dominick's is a grocery store chain with chains mainly in the Chicago, Illinois area.

Fareway operates more than 95 stores; most of them in Iowa, and a few in Nebraska and Illinois.

Farmer Jack is a 67-store supermarket chain in southeastern Michigan.

Farm Fresh currently operates 37 grocery stores located in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia and Richmond, Virginia.

Felpausch operates 19 grocery stores in Southwest Michigan.

Fiesta Mart operates 49 stores in Texas.

Food 4 Less Stores, owned by Kroger, operates in California (Los Angeles and south), Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, and Nevada.

Foods Co. Stores, owned by Kroger, operate north of Los Angeles.

Food City is a supermarket chain with stores located in Southeast Kentucky, Southwest Virginia, and East Tennessee.

Foodland operates 80 stores in West Virginia, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Ohio, and Maryland.

Fred Meyer has locations throughout the Pacific Northwest.

The Fresh Market is a chain of gourmet supermarkets based in North Carolina. It operates 80 stores in 17 states.

Fry's Food & Drug Stores is a chain of supermarkets that has a major presence in Arizona. Fry's also operates under the banner of Fry's Marketplace, a chain of multi-department stores.

Genuardi's is an upscale chain of food stores located in the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.

Gerland's Food Fair is a privately held chain of grocery stores in the Houston area.

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company is engaged in the retail food business. They sell groceries, meats, fresh produce and other items offered in supermarkets.

Giant Eagle is a supermarket chain with stores located in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, and Maryland.

Giant Food is located in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and New Jersey.

Grocery Outlet is a privately owned supermarket chain, with stores in California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Nevada, Arizona and Hawaii.

Haggen operates over 30 stores in the Portland, Oregon metro area.

Hannaford now operates more than 150 stores in New York and New England.

Harris Teeter is a chain of upscale supermarkets that operates 156 stores in: North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, Maryland; the company is expanding into the greater Washington, D.C., market.

H-E-B is a privately held San Antonio, Texas-based supermarket chain with over 300 stores throughout Texas and northern Mexico.

Heinens is a family-owned and operated regional supermarket chain in Northeast Ohio.

Hornbacher's is a supermarket chain that operates six stores in Fargo, North Dakota and Moorhead, Minnesota.

Hugo's is the name of a family-owned chain of supermarket grocery stores located in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Hy-Vee is an employee-owned chain of supermarkets that operates 198 supermarkets and 28 Drugstores in seven Midwestern states.

Ingles is a supermarket chain in the Southeast U.S., operating supermarkets in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and Alabama.

JayC Food Stores is a supermarket chain with locations in southern Indiana.

Jewel is a supermarket chain that has 199 stores in the Chicago and Milwaukee metropolitan areas.

Karns Quality Foods is a privately owned supermarket chain in the Harrisburg metropolitan area of Pennsylvania.

Key Food Stores is a chain of independently owned supermarkets in lower New York State and in New Jersey.

King Kullen is a supermarket chain with 45 locations on Long Island and the New York City borough of Staten Island.

King Soopers is a grocery store chain with a significant presence in the state of Colorado, on the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains.

Kroger operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores and convenience stores throughout the U.S.

Lowes Foods has 101 stores in North Carolina, 2 in South Carolina, and 2 in Virginia.

Magruder's is a grocery store chain located only in and around the Washington, D.C. area.

Mars operates 18 supermarket locations in the Baltimore area.

Marsh Supermarkets is a retail food chain headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, with stores throughout Indiana and parts of Ohio.

Market Basket is a grocery chain that serves southeast Texas and Louisiana.

Meijer is a regional hypermarket. About half of Meijer's 176 locations are located in Michigan and others are located across Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky.

New Seasons Market is the chain of privately owned neighborhood grocers operating in the Portland Metro area of Oregon.

Nugget Markets is a family owned, upscale supermarket chain operating within the greater Sacramento metropolitan area.

Pathmark Stores, Inc., is a supermarket chain in New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia metropolitan areas.

Pavilions is an upscale supermarket division of Safeway Inc. The chain consists of 32 stores exclusively in Southern California.

The Penn Traffic Company operates 109 supermarkets in Pennsylvania, upstate New York, Vermont and New Hampshire.

Piggly Wiggly is a supermarket chain in the Eastern half of the United States in Midwest, Southeast and East Coast regions.

PriceRite can be found in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Pennsylvania.

Publix and its wholly owned subsidiaries are primarily engaged in the retail food industry, operating supermarkets, in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama and Tennessee.

Quality Food Centers is a supermarket chain based in Bellevue, Washington, with over 80 stores in the Puget Sound region of Washington state and in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area.

Ralphs is a major supermarket chain in the Southern California area.

Randall's Food Markets operates 112 supermarkets in the Houston, Austin, and Dallas-Fort Worth areas.

Ridley's is a chain of grocery stores in Utah and Idaho.

Roundy's Supermarkets is a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based supermarket chain with 153 stores in Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.

Safeway is North America's 2nd largest supermarket chain, with stores located throughout the central and western U.S. and Canada.

Sav-A-Center is an A&P-owned chain of 22 supermarkets in the greater New Orleans, Louisiana metropolitan-area.

Save-A-Lot has more than 1,000 stores in the U.S.

Save Mart operates 254 grocery stores in California's Central Valley, and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Schnucks is the 10th-largest privately held grocery store chain in the U.S., operating over 100 stores.

Scolari's Food and Drug is an independently owned supermarket chain based in Reno, Nevada.

Scott's Food & Pharmacy is a grocery store chain with eighteen stores in the Fort Wayne, Indiana market.

Sears Grand is a chain of free-standing hypermarkets located away from shopping malls. They carry everything a regular Sears carries, plus health and beauty products, toys, baby care, cleaning supplies, home décor, pet food, cards and party supplies, books, magazines, music, movies, and a full-line of groceries.

Shaw's operates in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Vermont.

Shop 'n Save is a grocery store chain with 40 stores in the St. Louis market.

Shoppers Food & Pharmacy is a chain of supermarkets in Baltimore, Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. areas.

ShopRite is a retailers' cooperative chain of supermarkets in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Delaware, and Pennsylvania.

Smith's operates over 125 stores in Utah, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming.

Spartan Stores is a regional grocery distributor and grocery retailer, operating in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana.

Stater Bros. Markets is a privately held supermarket chain, consisting of over 160 stores located throughout Southern California.

Stew Leonard's is a chain of supermarkets in Connecticut and New York.

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company is a chain of supermarkets located mostly in New England.

Sullivan's Foods is a privately held grocery store, based in Savanna, Illinois.

Sunflower Market is a grocery store chain with 4 stores in the Midwestern U.S.

Super Fresh is a chain of supermarkets owned by A&P. They are mostly located in the Baltimore, Maryland, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, areas (including parts of Delaware and New Jersey) and in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C.

SuperValu is the third-largest food retailing company in the U.S.

Tom Thumb Food & Pharmacy is a chain of supermarkets in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

Tops is an American supermarket chain based in Williamsville, New York, with stores in the western and central regions of that state, and in northwestern Pennsylvania. It is a subsidiary of the Dutch corporation Ahold.

Town & Country has 140 convenience stores and 7 T&C Village Markets (supermarkets) across a large area of West Texas and New Mexico.

Trader Joe's is a privately held chain of specialty grocery stores, with a total of 278 stores.

Ukrop's is a family-owned and operated grocery store chain located in central Virginia.

United Supermarkets is a Lubbock, Texas based supermarket chain.

Vons is a Southern California supermarket chain.

Waldbaum's is a supermarket chain in New York.

Wegmans is a 71-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, and Maryland.

Weis Markets is principally engaged in the retail sale of food.

Whole Foods Market is a food retailer of natural and organic products.

Wild Oats Markets owns and operates natural and organic foods supermarkets in the U.S. and Canada.

WinCo is an employee-owned supermarket business headquartered in Boise, Idaho.

Winn-Dixie is a food retailer operating 539 stores in five states in the southeastern U.S. and The Bahamas.

Woodman's Food Market is an employee-owned supermarket chain in Wisconsin and northern Illinois.

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Gifts & Specialty
American Greetings is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of everyday and seasonal greeting cards and other social expression products.

Harry & David is a specialty retailer and producer of branded premium gift-quality fruit and gourmet food products, along with other gifts.

Spencer Gifts sells lava lamps, posters, apparel, jewelry, room decor, and seasonal items; mostly for the teenage demographic.

Swoozie's has the largest selection of designer invitations in the country, covering all occasions. They also sell gifts and sweets.

Things Remembered sells gifts, such as jewelry, leather goods, glassware, and religious items - particularly items that can be personalized with engraving.

Yankee Candle is the leading designer, manufacturer, retailer and wholesaler of premium scented candles in the U.S.

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