| New York Stock Exchange: SVU
SUPERVALU, Inc. distributes food and operates grocery stores. The company provides supply chain services, primarily through wholesale distribution, across the United States retail grocery market. Its food retail stores are operated under various banners, including Acme Markets, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's Supermarkets, Star Markets and the Albertsons banner in the Intermountain, Northwest and Southern California regions. It operates through two segments: Retail Food and Independent Business. The Retail Food segment is an aggregation of the company's two retail operating segments, including traditional retail food stores and hard-discount food stores. The Independent Business segment is engaged in wholesale distribution of products to independently-owned retail food stores, mass merchants and other customers. SUPERVALU was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN.