The history of Brookshire s can be traced back to 1928 when Wood T. Brookshire opened a small store in Tyler, Texas. Today, the company has grown to a chain of more than 150 supermarkets with locations in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi. It employs over 12,000 people and operates stores under banners, including Super 1 Foods and Ol Foods. The company operates deli, dairy, floral, produce and pharmacy departments. Its dairy division provides a variety of cakes, desserts, pies, breads, cookies and rolls. The company's product line includes frozen foods, household items, and health and beauty care products. It provides products under various brands, including Goldenbrook Farms, Dairy Pride, Economize, Flavor Pride, Premier Mountain and Tasty Bakery. The company s stores also offer digital photo development, faxing, Western Union money transfers and convenience payment services. Additionally, it sponsors and conducts various community events. Brookshire s maintains a location in Terrell, Texas.