Where is Wakefern Corporate office Headquarters
Wakefern Headquarters Address and Contact
Wakefern Headquarters Location & Directions
Wakefern Headquarters Executive Team
Jospeh S. Colalillo
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
President and Chief Operating Officer
About Wakefern, History and Headquarters Information
Wakefern was founded in 1946 at New Jersey. The headquarters is situated in Keasbey, New Jersey. The company got its name from its founders Louis Weiss, Al Aidekman, Kesselman, Eisenberg and Dave Fern. With just 7 grocers as founding partners the company today has 50 members
Wakefern is a retailer cooperative group. It operates 352 super markets. They mainly supply groceries. Starting with Shoprite the company brought in new brands like Price Rite, Marketplace, Fresh Grocer and Dearborn Market. The company owns 7 warehouses. They are situated in and around Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
In 201, Wakefern acquired Fresh Grocer. Fresh Grocer operates 8 stores in Pennsylvania. Besides supplying its own chain of stores, it also distributes goods to other supermarkets in Bermuda and North – East US. Wakefern provides insurance, marketing, computer services, and advertising. It is the 4th largest cooperative in the United States.