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Acme Markets

Company nameAcme Markets
Company typeSubsidiary of Supervalu Inc.
SloganGood things are just around the corner.
IndustryRetail
FoundedPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania (1891)
HeadquartersEast Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania, U.S.
No. of locations117
Key peopleDan Sanders, President
Craig Herkert, Chairman and CEO
Mike Jackson, COO
John Hooley, Executive Vice President; President, Retail East
ProductsBakery, dairy, deli, frozen foods, general grocery, meat, pharmacy, produce, seafood, snacks, liquor

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:This article is about Acme Markets, the Mid-Atlantic division of SuperValu. For the Ohio-based chain, see Acme Fresh Market.

Acme Markets is a supermarket chain in the mid-Atlantic, southern, and northeastern United States. Acme is owned by Eden Prairie, Minnesota-based corporation SuperValu. Acme has its headquarters in East Whiteland Township, Pennsylvania, near Malvern, a Philadelphia suburb.

Acme began in 1891, when Irish immigrants Samuel Robinson and Robert Crawford set up shop in South Philadelphia. The company operates 117 supermarkets under the Acme name in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland.


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