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he company, which operates three grocery stores in Hemet, has been serving California for more than 81 years.
Stater Bros. Markets was named among the top 20 companies in the U.S. to offer exceptional job security for its employees, according to a report recently published on Forbes.com.
Since 1936, Stater Bros. has served generations of loyal customers. In the highly competitive Southern California supermarket industry, Stater Bros. remains an iconic mainstay that continues to grow and operate more stores each year than the year before, according to the company. Similarly, the company continues to have more employees working for the company each year than the prior year.
Stater Bros. Markets operates three stores in Hemet at the following locations: 3125 W. Florida Ave., 210 E. Stetson Ave., and 41849 E. Florida Ave.
“The Stater Bros. tradition centers on taking good care of our valued customers and the loyal members of our Stater Bros. family,” said Pete Van Helden, president and CEO of Stater Bros. Markets. “We offer extensive training and programs to improve and expand our family members’ skills while providing a positive work environment with good jobs, competitive pay, and excellent benefits,” he said.
“Stater Bros. acknowledges that the success and continued growth of our company is credited to the great team effort and hard work of both past and present members of our entire Stater Bros. family,” Van Helden said.
Stater Bros. recently announced the construction of five “Blue Ribbon” supermarkets to serve the Southern California communities of Menifee, Norco, Rancho Cucamonga, Riverside and Tustin Ranch. And for the 16th consecutive year, all 169 Stater Bros. supermarkets will participate in the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association AHA/ASA’s “Have A Heart, Save A Heart” campaign to raise funds in the fight against heart disease and stroke. The campaign began on Feb. 1 and concludes Feb. 12.
The company was founded in 1936 in Yucaipa, California, and has grown steadily through the years to become the largest privately owned supermarket chain in Southern California and the largest private employer in both San Bernardino and Riverside counties. The company currently operates 169 supermarkets, and there are approximately 18,000 members of the Stater Bros. supermarket family. For more information, visit staterbros.com. For information regarding career opportunities visithttp://www.staterbros.com/careers/