Ridley’s Family Markets, a grocery stores chain that is headquartered in Jerome, Idaho is under family ownership. The store has been operational for close to thirty years. As of last year, Ridley’s had twenty supermarkets in northern Utah, Wyoming, Idaho, and Nevada.
Ridley’s Family Markets began its operations in the year 1984 when an 11,000-square foot store was set up by Connie and Jerry Ridley. The first grocery store was located in Payson, Utah. Initially, the company was known as Ridley’s IGA Foodliner, which was an IGA franchise. In 1986, the Payson store was sold, after which the couple formed a partnership to establish and run a store in Provo, Utah. The store was Food 4 Less. In 1988, Ridley’s change its ownership from family to a private company. Many grocery stores were acquired throughout the 1990s. They strive to become the local market and pharmacy and employ those who live in the area. They offer membership benefits and social media bargains. You can also find a list online of origin of the produce they carry, so customers know just where their fruit and vegetables are coming from.
Headquarters: Jerome, Idaho
Ownership: Private Company
No. of Stores: 20 Supermarkets
Geography: Nevada, Northern Utah, Wyoming, and Idaho
Demography: Organic Shoppers, Value Shoppers
Special Services: Pharmaceutical Services