Founded in 1960, Rouses is a family-owned and operated, independent supermarket that operates a chain of over 35 grocery stores in Louisiana and Mississippi. The company s stores offer a range of meat, seafood, bakery, deli and fresh produce items. Rouses bakery items include French bread, fresh fruit cakes, cinnamon rolls, baked pies and cookies. Its stores seafood departments specialize in seasonal shrimp, crawfish, crabs and fresh fish dishes. The chain s stores also offer a variety of floral bouquets, gift cards and personal care items, such as soaps, lotions and skin care products. Rouses works with a team of over 2,000 staff members.