SuperValue's timeline:

1928 — G.U.S.(Grocers United Stores) was launched as a grocery store co- operative and quickly opened 15 stores.

1948 — Store numbers reached 167.

1964 — G.U.S launches SuperValue.

1991 — SuperValue Supermarkets was purchased by JR Rattray.

1993 — Countdown, SuperValue and Rattray purchased by Foodland (FAL).

1995 — Progressive Enterprises subsidiaries include Foodtown, Countdown, SuperValue and Rattray.

2015 — There are 41 Supervalue stores nationwide.

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