Established in 1912, Weis Markets is a publicly traded grocery chain that operates nearly 150 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia. The company maintains a warehousing facility that is spread over an area of more than 1 million square feet. It operates stores under the Mr. Z s, King s and Scot s Lo-Cost banners. The company employs a staff of over 18,000 individuals. In addition, it operates dairy, meat processing and ice cream plants. The company s stores feature vegetable platters and cakes, as well as summer living products. Its division, Superpetz, operates more than 25 pet supply warehouse stores located in over 5 U.S. states. Weis Markets, in association with MyWebGrocer, provides online shopping options.