Rosauers Supermarkets is a chain of retail grocery stores that traces its beginnings back to 1934 when J. Merton Rosauer purchased a small grocery store. In 1949, it became one of the first companies to open a supermarket in Spokane, Wash. Today, with a work force of more than 2,500 people, the company maintains various locations with store formats that include supermarkets, warehouses, and food and drug centers. Rosauers Supermarkets also operates Super 1 Foods and Huckleberry s Natural Market stores. The company operates deli, bakery, pharmacy and produce departments. Its floral division specializes in flower and accessory arrangements for parties and special occasions. Rosauers Supermarkets product line includes general merchandise, frozen foods, canned vegetables, and meat and poultry food items. It provides health tips, online shopping and meal planning services. Additionally, the company s stores offer information on diabetes and weight management.