Company Profile

Based in the heart of the Central Valley, The Save Mart Companies is committed to sourcing a wide variety of local products and serves communities throughout California and Northern Nevada. The company operates 204 traditional and price impact stores under the banners of Save Mart, Lucky, Lucky California, FoodMaxx, and Maxx Value Foods. In addition to its retail operation, the company also operates Smart Refrigerated Transport and is a partner in Super Store Industries (SSI), which owns and operates a distribution center in Lathrop and the Sunnyside Farms dairy processing plant in Turlock. For more information, please visit:



Annual Sales

Over $4 Billion

Over 16,000 Employees

Unions representing our employees—

  • U.F.C.W. (Local 5, Local 8, Local 648, Local 711, & Local 770)
  • Teamsters (Local 150, Local 315, Local 386, & Local 439)

204 Stores

  • Save Mart: 82 Full-service stores (Redding to Bakersfield in California, east to Sparks, NV)
  • Lucky/Lucky California: 68 Full-service stores (Greater San Francisco Bay Area)
  • FoodMaxx: 53 Price-impact stores (Northern and Central California, east to Sparks, NV)
  • MaxxValue: 1 Price-impact store in Modesto
  • California: 195 stores
    • Save Mart stores- 75
    • Lucky/Lucky California stores- 68
    • FoodMaxx Stores- 51
    • MaxxValue Store- 1
  • Nevada: 9 stores
    • Save Mart stores- 7
    • FoodMaxx stores- 2
  • Pharmacies: 89 Full-service pharmacies
    • Save Mart stores- 46
    • Lucky stores- 26
    • Lucky California stores- 17

Distribution Infrastructure

  • Yosemite Wholesale (Merced, CA) is 220,000 sq. ft. with refrigerated and dry goods.
  • Roseville Save Mart Distribution Center is 420,000 sq. ft. with refrigerated and dry goods.
  • SMART Refrigerated Transport (Lathrop, CA) is a trucking firm that provides all transport to TSMC stores.
  • Super Store Industries (Lathrop, CA; has 900,000 sq. ft. of frozen, refrigerated, and dry storage space. It uses the combined buying power of more than one privately-owned grocery chain, including voting partner Save Mart Supermarkets, to purchase or produce products at the lowest possible cost without sacrificing quality. SSI owns and operates Sunnyside Farms Dairies (Fairfield and Turlock, CA).

Food Waste Reduction/Recycling

The Save Mart Companies diverts 85% of stores’ waste out of landfills each year.

  • Perishable Recovery Program 7.2 million pounds for 2019 to Feeding America local food banks
  • Composting – 18,800 tons in 2019, started program in 1997
  • Cardboard Recycling: 32,500 tons in 2019
  • Soft Plastic Recycling: 800 tons in 2019


Victoria Castro
Public Affairs Manager