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1.What is the company's business?
2.What is the company's mission?
3.Is the company publicly traded?
4.How do I find out more about the company's stock or shareholder records?
5.When are SUPERVALU's quarter ends?
6.When is the company's annual meeting?
7.Can I buy SUPERVALU stock directly from the company?
8.Where are the company's headquarters?
9.What are SUPERVALU’s credit ratings?
10.How many employees does the company have?
11.When did SUPERVALU hold its initial public offering?
12.What is SUPERVALU's store count by banner?
13.Does SUPERVALU offer electronic delivery of Proxy Statements and Annual Reports?
1.What is the company's business?
 SUPERVALU® is a grocery industry leader, serving customers through more than 3,400 owned, licensed, franchised and independently owned stores across the country.

2.What is the company's mission?
 Our mission at SUPERVALU® always will be to serve our customers better than anyone else could serve them. We will provide our customers with value through our products and services, committing ourselves to providing the quality, variety and convenience they expect.

3.Is the company publicly traded?
 SUPERVALU is traded on the New York Stock Exchange, symbol: SVU.

4.How do I find out more about the company's stock or shareholder records?
 The company's transfer agent and registrar may be reached by Email at: StockTransfer@WellsFargo.com or contact Wells Fargo Shareowner Services, PO Box 64854, St. Paul, MN, 55164-0854. Phone: (877) 536-3555 or Fax: (651) 450-4033.

5.When are SUPERVALU's quarter ends?
 
  • Q1: May 17, 2017
  • Q2: September 9, 2017
  • Q3: December 2, 2017
  • Q4: February 24, 2018

6.When is the company's annual meeting?
 2017 Annual meeting was held on July 19, 2017.

7.Can I buy SUPERVALU stock directly from the company?
 Yes. SUPERVALU offers the Shareowner Service Plus PlanSM for shareholders. Please see question above for details. Please contact the company’s transfer agent, Wells Fargo, at (877) 536-3555.

8.Where are the company's headquarters?
 SUPERVALU’s corporate headquarters is located in the Minneapolis suburb of Eden Prairie, Minnesota. SUPERVALU also has a number of regional offices, distribution centers, and company-owned supermarkets located throughout the country.

9.What are SUPERVALU’s credit ratings?
 SUPERVALU’s corporate credit ratings are as follows:

Rating
S&P B+
Moody's B1

10.How many employees does the company have?
 Approximately 31,000 full and part-time employees.

11.When did SUPERVALU hold its initial public offering?
 The company held its initial public offering on July 25, 1951. SUPERVALU's predecessors trace their roots to the 1870's. The company has been using the SUPERVALU name in the 1940's. For a comprehensive chronology, visit the SUPERVALU History page.

12.What is SUPERVALU's store count by banner?
 SUPERVALU's store count is as follows:

SUPERVALU Store Count
FYE 2014 FYE 2015 FYE 2016 FYE 2017 Q2 FY2018
Cub (1) 44 51 55 55 55
Farm Fresh 42 41 41 40 40
Hornbachers 6 6 8 8 8
Shop n Save - St. Louis 42 42 42 40 40
Shop n Save East -- -- -- 22 22
Shoppers 56 54 54 52 52
Total 190 194 200 217 217

(1) Excludes franchised locations.


13.Does SUPERVALU offer electronic delivery of Proxy Statements and Annual Reports?
 Yes. SUPERVALU offers electronic delivery. You can sign up for electronic delivery by clicking here