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Encyclopedia > Fareway
Fareway Stores, Inc.
Type Grocery store
Founded 1938
Headquarters Boone, Iowa
Key people F. William Beckwith - CEO
Fred R. Greiner - President
Craig A. Shepley - CFO
Industry Retail
Slogan Economical Food Stores

Fareway is a retail grocery store chain based in Boone. Iowa. It has more than 95 stores, most of them in Iowa and a few in Nebraska and Illinois. Founded by Fred Vitt and Paul Beckwith in 1938,[1] most Fareway locations are open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.,[2] although locations in Omaha, Nebraska open at 7 a.m. and close at 10 p.m.[3] For a large scale grocery store, see supermarket. ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Boone is a city in and the county seat of Boone County,GR6 Iowa, United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Des Moines Largest city Des Moines Area  Ranked 26th  - Total 56,272 sq mi (145,743 km²)  - Width 310 miles (500 km)  - Length 199 miles (320 km)  - % water 0. ... Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is the job of having the ultimate executive responsibility or authority within an organization or corporation. ... President is a title held by many leaders of organizations, companies, trade unions, universities, and countries. ... CFO is usually short for Chief Financial Officer, but may also mean: Carrier frequency offset Ceramic fiber optics Chief Fire Officer Chief of Flight Operations Conselho Federal de Odontologia (cfo. ... Drawing of a self-service store. ... Look up slogan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Drawing of a self-service store. ... For a large scale grocery store, see supermarket. ... Boone is a city in and the county seat of Boone County,GR6 Iowa, United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Des Moines Largest city Des Moines Area  Ranked 26th  - Total 56,272 sq mi (145,743 km²)  - Width 310 miles (500 km)  - Length 199 miles (320 km)  - % water 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Largest metro area Omaha Area  Ranked 16th  - Total 77,421 sq mi (200,520 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 0. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... Year 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... The 12-hour clock is a timekeeping convention in which the 24 hours of the day are divided into two periods called ante meridiem (AM, Latin for before noon) and post meridiem (PM, Latin for after noon). Each period consists of 12 hours numbered 12, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5... The 12-hour clock is a timekeeping convention in which the 24 hours of the day are divided into two periods called ante meridiem (AM, Latin for before noon) and post meridiem (PM, Latin for after noon). Each period consists of 12 hours numbered 12, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5... “Omaha” redirects here. ... Official language(s) English Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Largest metro area Omaha Area  Ranked 16th  - Total 77,421 sq mi (200,520 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 0. ...


Services and departments such as dry cleaning and video rental are not present at Fareway stores.[1] Additionally, Fareway stores do not sell hard liquor such as vodkas, gins or whiskeys. Stores only sell beer, wine, malt beverages and wine coolers. Fareway stores USDA Choice grade beef,the government's highest grade of beef, to go along with their groceries.[1] Dry cleaning is any cleaning process for clothing and textiles using an organic solvent other than water — generally known as dry cleaning fluid, and typically this is tetrachloroethylene. ... A rental shop is a store where a consumer can borrow reusable products for a fee for a certain period of time before returning them. ... A distilled beverage is a consumable liquid containing ethyl alcohol (ethanol) purified by distillation from a fermented substance such as fruit, vegetables, or grain. ... Vodka bottling machine, Shatskaya Vodka Shatsk, Russia Vodka (Polish: wódka, Russian: водка) is one of the worlds most popular distilled beverages. ... Gin and tonic. ... Whisky (or whiskey) is an alcoholic beverage distilled from grain, often including malt, which has then been aged in wooden barrels. ... For other uses, see Beer (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Wine (disambiguation). ... A wine cooler is an alcoholic beverage made from wine and fruit juice, often in combination with a carbonated beverage and sugar. ... For other uses, see Beef (disambiguation). ...


Keeping with the original founders' religious beliefs, all Fareway locations are closed on Sundays.[1] Various Religious symbols, including (first row) Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Bahai, (second row) Islamic, tribal, Taoist, Shinto (third row) Buddhist, Sikh, Hindu, Jain, (fourth row) Ayyavazhi, Triple Goddess, Maltese cross, pre-Christian Slavonic Religion is the adherence to codified beliefs and rituals that generally involve a faith in a spiritual... Sunday is the day of the week between Saturday and Monday, and the second day of the weekend in some cultures. ...


References

  1. ^ a b c d Fareway Stores, Inc.. Hoovers. Retrieved on 2007-09-24.
  2. ^ Des Moines Fareway Stores. Fareway Stores. Retrieved on 2007-09-24.
  3. ^ Omaha Fareway Stores. Fareway Stores. Retrieved on 2007-09-24.

 
 

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