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Roundy's is a supermarket chain with about 142 stores in Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Roundy's was also a major warehouse distributor to non-company supermarkets, including IGA, but it has moved out of the wholesale market to focus on retail. Exterior appearance of typical American supermarket (a Safeway) A supermarket or grocery store is a store that sells a wide variety of food. ... Official language(s) English Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq. ... Official language(s) None Capital Largest city Saint Paul Minneapolis Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 12th 87,014 sq mi  225,365 km² 250 miles  400 km 400 miles  645 km 8. ... Official language(s) None Capital Madison Largest city Milwaukee Area  Ranked 23rd  - Total 65,498 sq. ... IGA is a name used by many independent grocery stores throughout the world. ...


Roundy's also operates under the names Rainbow Foods in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region (acquired in 2003), Copps Food Centers in Stevens Point, Wisconsin (acquired in 2001), and Pick `n Save warehouse stores in the Milwaukee region (founded 1975). The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. ... Stevens Point is a city located in Portage County in central Wisconsin. ...


The company was founded in 1872 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as Smith, Roundy & Co. by William E. Smith, Judson Roundy and Sidney Hauxhurst. Over the years it has also operated as the Roundy, Peckham & Co. and Roundy, Peckham & Dexter Co. 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Nickname The City of Festivals, The Brew City, The Cream City, The Nations Watering Hole Location Location of Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Government County Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett Geographical characteristics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 251. ... William E. Smith (June 18, 1824 – February 13, 1883) was a Scottish-born Wisconsin politician who served as Wisconsins 14th governor. ...


External links

  • Roundy's Supermarkets website
  • Roundy's official history

 
 

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