Stop&Shop Supermarket Company LLC opened its first supermarket in 1914 in Somerville, MA. Stop&Shop is a member of the Ahold USA group, of which the parent company is Royal Ahold of the Netherlands. Ahold USA supports four regional Divisions - Stop&Shop/New England; Stop&Shop/New York Metro; Giant-Landover and Giant-Carlisle - that together operate more than 750 supermarkets with more than 100,000 associates in 13 states and the District of Columbia along with Peapod, our e-commerce grocery shopping/delivery service.
With divisional headquarters in Massachusetts and Connecticut, Stop&Shop operates a total of 398 supermarkets in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island and employs approximately 62,000 associates.
In its commitment to be a sustainable company, Stop&Shop is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council and has been awarded LEED (EB) certifications for 50 of its existing stores. The company also has been recognized by the EPA for the superior energy management of its stores