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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.


Wakefern Joins On-The-Job-Training Initiative as Employer Committed to Employee Union County Residents
May 05, 2014

Wakefern Joins On-The-Job-Training Initiative as Employer Committed to Employee Union County Residents

In March and early April Wakefern hosted job recruitment fairs at two of its warehouse locations including Keasbey, NJ and Elizabeth, NJ. Both locations attracted more than 40 Union County applicants hoping to land on-the-job-training (OJT) opportunities in the warehouses. The unemployed applicants were seeking jobs in warehousing through an OJT initiative administered by the Elizabeth Development Company in partnership with the Union County Workforce Investment Board and City of Elizabeth.


WAKEFERN FOOD CORP. UNVEILS NEW ELIZABETH WAREHOUSE
April 18, 2014

WAKEFERN FOOD CORP. UNVEILS NEW ELIZABETH WAREHOUSE

Making a triumphant return to its roots, Wakefern Food Corp. celebrated the opening of its new Elizabeth warehouse with a historic ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday afternoon. 


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Wakefern In The News


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Warren Reporter, June 05, 2014

Career Center of the SCESC breaks ground for special education facility

Messenger Gazette, May 29, 2014

Living right: Wakefern wins SN Enterprise Award

Supermarket News, May 16, 2014

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