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EPA Recognizes Ravitz Family Markets for Outstanding Efforts in the Food Recovery Challenge
February 18, 2015

EPA Recognizes Ravitz Family Markets for Outstanding Efforts in the Food Recovery Challenge

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently recognized the accomplishments of Ravitz Family Markets for its participation in its Food Recovery Challenge program, reducing climate footprint, improving efficiency, helping communities and achieving cost savings through waste reduction. A member of the Wakefern Food Corp. cooperative and led by a family of second and third generation grocers, Ravitz Family Markets owns and operates five ShopRite stores in southern New Jersey.


ShopRite and The Fresh Grocer Newest 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA Sponsor
January 16, 2015

ShopRite and The Fresh Grocer Newest 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA Sponsor

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful today announced that ShopRite and The Fresh Grocer, both of the Wakefern Food Corp. family of brands,  are the newest sponsors of the 2015 Great American Cleanup of PA, their annual signature event. 


Wakefern Food Corp. Announces $14.7 Billion in Retail Sales
October 30, 2014

Wakefern Food Corp. Announces $14.7 Billion in Retail Sales

Wakefern Food Corp.’s chairman and CEO, Joseph S. Colalillo, and president and COO,  Joe Sheridan, addressed Wakefern’s shareholders, store management and staff at the company’s annual shareholder meeting in East Brunswick, New Jersey on October 30, 2014. The company reported that the cooperative had reached a record sales level of $14.7 billion in retail sales for the fiscal year ending September 27, 2014, a four percent increase from the same period last year, and $11.9 billion in Wakefern sales. 


DALE CARNEGIE TRAINING® PRESENTS ITS LEADERSHIP AWARD TO WAKEFERN FOOD CORP
October 21, 2014

DALE CARNEGIE TRAINING® PRESENTS ITS LEADERSHIP AWARD TO WAKEFERN FOOD CORP

Dale Carnegie Training®, one of the world's leading human resources and management consulting organizations, recently presented its prestigious Leadership Award to Wakefern Food Corp., the largest retailer-owned cooperative in the U.S.  Wakefern is comprised of 50 members who individually own and operate more than 250 supermarkets under the ShopRite, Price Rite and The Fresh Grocer banners across the Northeast.


McMenamin Family ShopRite Names Sean McMenamin President
August 08, 2014

McMenamin Family ShopRite Names Sean McMenamin President

McMenamin Family ShopRite announced today that it has named Sean McMenamin president of the company.  McMenamin, age 36, succeeds his father, company founder Rich McMenamin, who remains as chairman of McMenamin Family ShopRite, a family business which owns and operates two ShopRite stores in Philadelphia.


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Wakefern In The News


Skyers recognized as Top Merchant

Mass Market Retailers, January 22, 2015

Wakefern Food Corp. announces $14.7 billion in retail sales

The Produce News, January 02, 2015

TOP 100 PRIVATELY HELD COMPANIES: No. 1 Wakefern says ability to adapt to different needs and different times are keys to its success

NJBiz.com, January 02, 2015

Wakefern’s Lorelei Mottese Receives NJBIA’s Leonard C. Johnson Award

The Shelby Report, December 18, 2014

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