Trader Joe's

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    Trader Joe's is a company operating a specialty grocery store chain. It specializes in selling fresh and organic food offering beverages, cheese, bakery, and frozen products, groceries, flowers, refrigerated products, snacks and sweets, supplements, wines, beers, etc.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1958
    HQMonrovia, CA, US
    Websitetraderjoes.com
    Employee Ratings4.2
    Overall CultureB

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)14,895
    Job Openings284
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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    Key People/Management at Trader Joe's

    Daniel T. Bane

    Daniel T. Bane

    Chairman & CEO
    Bryan Palbaum

    Bryan Palbaum

    EVP of Finance and Administration
    Piet Louw

    Piet Louw

    Sr. Director Technology Services
    Ron Glickman

    Ron Glickman

    VP, Information Technology
    Tracy Anderson

    Tracy Anderson

    Regional Vice President
    James Villela

    James Villela

    Director, IT Supply Chain Systems
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    Trader Joe's Office Locations

    Trader Joe's has an office in Monrovia
    Monrovia, CA, US (HQ)
    800 S Shamrock Ave
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    Trader Joe's Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1958
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    Trader Joe's Operating Metrics

    Aug, 2019Jul, 2020

    Product Categories

    1010

    Products

    5149

    Stores Opened (US)

    488500

    Trademarks (US)

    4647
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    Trader Joe's Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    A

    90/100

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    Trader Joe's Online and Social Media Presence

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    Trader Joe's Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      B

      71/100

    • CEO Rating

      C+

      67/100

    • Compensation

      B+

      74/100

    • Diversity

      B

      71/100

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    Trader Joe's News and Updates

    For decades, Trader Joe's employees had to work on Thanksgiving — and it's all because of wine

    In his recent memoir, the late Trader Joe's founder Joe Coulombe wrote he kept his stores open on Thanksgiving and Christmas for years. The reason: Wine.

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    Customers are boycotting Trader Joe's after the chain fired an employee who asked the CEO to enhance COVID-19 protections

    Summary List PlacementTrader Joe's is facing a boycott after firing of one of its New York employees.  Ben Bonnema, a New York man, took to Twitter on Friday to share his experience of being fired from his job at the Trader Joe's location on New York City's Upper West Side.  He said he had asked t…

    A Trader Joe's employee says he was fired after he asked the company's CEO to enhance its COVID-19 protections

    Summary List PlacementA New York City man said he was fired by Trader Joe's after he sent a letter to the company's CEO requesting the company make several changes he said would more thoroughly protect the grocery chain's employees from COVID-19.  In a tweet Friday evening, Ben Bonnema said he was…

    Trader Joe's Alleged Termination is a Long List of What Not to Do

    Ben Bonnema claims he was fired for alerting the CEO to potential health problems. This is not a good look for the grocery chain.

    At least 1,208 people have been sickened by salmonella in an outbreak linked to onions sold at major grocery stores including Walmart, Kroger, and Trader Joe's

    A Salmonella Newport outbreak linked to onions has now sickened at least 1,208 people across the US and Canada. Thompson, International, Inc., which is based in Bakersfield, California, issued a salmonella-related recall of red onions and other potentially contaminated products on August 1. A new …
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    Trader Joe's Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Trader Joe's founded?

      Trader Joe's was founded in 1958.

    • Who are Trader Joe's key executives?

      Trader Joe's's key executives are Daniel T. Bane, Bryan Palbaum and Piet Louw.

    • How many employees does Trader Joe's have?

      Trader Joe's has 14,895 employees.

    • Who are Trader Joe's competitors?

      Competitors of Trader Joe's include Weis Markets, Whole Foods Market and Giant Eagle.

    • Where is Trader Joe's headquarters?

      Trader Joe's headquarters is located at 800 S Shamrock Ave, Monrovia.

    • Where are Trader Joe's offices?

      Trader Joe's has an office in Monrovia.

    • How many offices does Trader Joe's have?

      Trader Joe's has 1 office.