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, we operate almost 80 stores throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts with over 11,000 employees. Big Y has been named a 2015 Employer of Choice by the Employers Association of the Northeast. 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:
- 2016-11-292 Massachusetts Family Businesses Share Goals Big Y World Class Markets has begun working with Chex Finer Foods to supply their customers with new specialty, natural and locally produced products in all of their markets.
- 2016-11-14Sack Hunger in Your Town For the 7th year, all Big Y Supermarkets are working to help feed the hungry within their local communities through Care To Share Sack Hunger - a large white reusable grocery bag filled with staple non-perishable food items for local food banks.
- 2016-11-01Big Y Opens New Market in Shelton, CT On Thursday, November 3, Big Y will be celebrating the opening of their newest World Class Market at 401 Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton, CT.
- 2016-10-14MA Big Y, Red Cross Partner for Hurricane Matthew Disaster Relief MA Big Y World Class Markets are partnering with the American Red Cross to raise donations for those affected by Hurricane Matthew.
- 2016-10-14CT Big Y, Red Cross Partner for Hurricane Matthew Disaster Relief CT Big Y World Class Markets are partnering with the American Red Cross to raise donations for those affected by Hurricane Matthew.
- 2016-10-13From Local Field to Plate - October 13, 2016 Big Y Foods, Inc. is pleased to offer this week's harvest from native farms throughout their 63 markets.
- 2016-10-13JOHNSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING OF FASTCARE WALK-IN CLINIC AT BIG Y WORLD CLASS MARKET IN STAFFORD SPRINGS Johnson Memorial Hospital today celebrated the grand opening of its first retail health clinic at Big Y World Class Market at 87 West Stafford Road in Stafford Springs.
- 2016-10-12Got Flu Shots? In anticipation of another year of strong interest amongst their customers, Big Y World Class Markets are offering walk-in flu shots in all 39 of their pharmacies this year.
- 2016-09-28100 NEW JOBS AT BIGY Big Y Foods, Inc. will open a hiring site to fill over 100 part-time and full-time positions available at its newest World Class Market in Shelton, CT.
- 2016-09-08Dear Fellow Longmeadow Neighbors A Note From Charlie