Southeastern Grocers, LLC, parent company and home of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, is the fifth-largest conventional supermarket chain in the U.S. and the second-largest conventional supermarket in the Southeast based on store count. The company employs nearly 60,000 associates who serve customers in more than 730 grocery stores, as well as liquor stores and in-store pharmacies throughout the seven southeastern states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina and South Carolina. As regional brands with deep heritages and strong ties in the South, these banners and their associates care passionately about their customers and communities. They share a commitment to give the customers of the South a store they trust delivering quality, service and value..
Established over 100 years ago by Iris and J.M. Harvey, Harveys Supermarkets employs more than 4,400 associates who serve customers in more than 70 grocery stores and 26 in-store pharmacies throughout the four southeastern states of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. For more information, please visit www.harveyssupermarkets.com and www.segrocers.com. Harveys Supermarket is a subsidiary of Southeastern Grocers, which is the second-largest supermarket chain in the Southeast based on store count.
Founded in 1925, Winn-Dixie employs more than 38,000 associates who serve customers in approximately 500 grocery stores, 150 liquor stores and 280 in-store pharmacies throughout the five southeastern states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi. For more information, please visit www.winndixie.com and www.segrocers.com. Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is a subsidiary of Southeastern Grocers, which is the second-largest supermarket chain in the Southeast based on store count.
In 1961, Frank Outlaw, a former Winn-Dixie executive, bought four Greenville, S.C. grocery stores from the chain Wrenn and Syracuse, to create the Wrenn & Outlaw chain. In 1963, the chain was renamed BI-LO.
Fresco y Más
Founded in 2016, Fresco y Más employs approximately 1,000 associates who serve customers in 11 grocery stores throughout South Florida. For more information, please visit www.frescoymas.com and www.segrocers.com. Fresco y Más is a subsidiary of Southeastern Grocers, which is the second-largest supermarket chain in the Southeast based on store count.
In 2012, BI-LO merged with Winn-Dixie, and the parent company
Bi-Lo Holdings was formed.
In 2013, Bi-Lo Holdings acquired 72 Sweetbay stores, plus leases
for 10 prior Sweetbay locations, 72 Harveys stores and 11 Reid’s
stores, totaling 165 stores from Delhaize Group.
In 2014, conversions for the formerly owned Delhaize stores to
Bi-Lo Holdings ownership were completed. Reids banner stores were
converted to BI-LOs, Sweetbay banner stores were converted to
Winn-Dixies and Bi-Lo Holdings retained the Harveys banner.
In 2015, Bi-Lo Holdings was officially renamed Southeastern Grocers.