Houchens Industries' annual sales, number of corporate stores, top executive, headquarters city and website, as reported in SN's 2011 Top 75, plus links to other Houchens Industries stories.
Data: North America
- Location: Bowling Green, Ky.
- Top Executive: Jimmie Gipson, chairman and CEO
- Corporate Stores: 475
- Sales in $ Billions: 2.7 est.
- Date FY Ended: 10/2/10
- Footnotes: Houchens operates 153 conventional supermarkets under several banners — Houchens Markets, Buehler Foods, White’s Fresh Foods, Everyday IGA, Food Giant, Piggly Wiggly and Mad Butcher; 239 Save-A-Lot stores; and 83 convenience stores. Volume from all retail stores accounted for approximately 75% of total corporate sales, with the balance coming from Houchens’ manufacturing, recycling and foodservice businesses.