Retail Merchandiser - November/December 2017 - 90
ily in 1955 in Sacramento, Calif. Raley's acquired the chain
"Bel Air Markets are located throughout the greater Sacramento area," the company explains. "Bel Air has a long
tradition of commitment to the finest fresh meat and produce, quality merchandise and excellent customer service."
The Bonfante family founded Nob Hill Foods in 1934 in
San Martin, Calif. Raley's purchased the Nob Hill Foods
chain of stores in 1998. "Nob Hill Foods supermarkets are
located throughout the East Bay, South Bay and the Central
Coast region of California," Raley's says. "The 20 Nob Hill
Foods stores have a tradition of commitment to quality, variety and excellent customer service.
"Food Source was launched in 1994 with the opening of
a store in Folsom, Calif.," the company continues. "There are
now eight warehouse-format stores in northern California
and Nevada. One location is focused on wine, beer and spirits. Food Source has earned a reputation for clean, wholesome
stores and a commitment to quality and customer savings."
Aisle 1 Fuel Stations are located at 13 select Raley's, Bel
Air Markets and Nob Hill Foods. The chain offers full-service fuel, car wash and convenience items.
Raley's is committed to offering choices that are not only
better for its customers, but also better for the planet. The
company's vision is to infuse "life with health and happiness" by changing the way the world eats, one plate at a time.
"We will encourage better and healthier food choices as
Raley's aims to protect the Earth by supporting
more responsible farming and food choices.
a trusted source for food, nutrition and wellness," the company says. "We will leave the Earth better than we found it,
supporting more responsible farming and more sustainable
choices. At Raley's, we support healthier people, a healthier
planet and a healthier plate - it's the legacy the third generation will leave."
The company's sustainably sourced seafood comes from
fisheries or farms that maintain or increase production
without harming affected ecosystems. "This proves our
fisheries are dedicated to preserving the health of marine
environments for future generations," Raley's notes. The
company adds that sustainability is about making a conscious, positive difference.
"One hundred percent sustainable seafood means working with fisheries and fishermen we trust, ensuring we bring
you seafood that is sourced responsibly and ethically, while
delivering the freshest and highest-quality product available," the company explains.
"When humans consume seafood, we can leave a permanent mark on the ecosystem," Raley's continues. "Sustainable seafood represents a healthy relationship with our
oceans that can endure for generations to come. It is a way
to manage the ocean's resources into the future.
Raley's adds that informed consumers can make all
the difference by asking where their fish comes from and
making responsible choices. "Raley's is making it easy for
our customers to select the best, freshest products, while
knowing their choices are environmentally sound," the
company concludes. O