Big Y in the News
Headquartered in Springfield, MA, Big Y is one of the largest independently owned supermarket chains in New England. Proud to be family owned and operated, they currently operate 61 locations throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts with over 10,000 employees. Founded in 1936 by brothers Paul and Gerald D'Amour, the store was named after an intersection in Chicopee, Massachusetts where two roads converge to form a "Y".
Big Y in the News contains excerpts from press releases that have been sent to local media.
Our Most Recent Releases:
- 2013-11-14Big Y Launches Donation Program to Support American Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan Disaster Relief Effort
The American Red Cross has a huge relief response to the Philippines and other surrounding communities underway and Big Y World Class Market is doing its part to send help and hope to those in need.
- 2013-11-13BUTTERBALL ANNOUNCES NATIONWIDE FRESH TURKEY SHORTAGE
Butterball Turkeys has just announced to officials at supermarkets around the country including Big Y World Class Markets that there is a national shortage of their large fresh Butterball turkeys for this Thanksgiving.
- 2013-11-04Dual Celebrations in Northern Berkshire County
Big Y Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the completion of the renovations at their 2 stores in northern Berkshire County Massachusetts.
- 2013-09-172000+ Area Schools Earn Free Equipment
Now that the new school year has begun, Big Y World Class Market wants to remind all participants that there are still a few more months to earn more free merchandise for the 2,028 participating local schools.
- 2013-09-12Big Y and F. L. Roberts Announce Partnership
Big Y Foods, Inc. and F.L. Roberts & Co., Inc., two long established Western Massachusetts, family owned and operated businesses, have partnered in a new venture to develop their own brand of convenience stores with fuel under the name Big Y Express.