BEVERLY, Massachusetts (May 24, 2018) – Family-owned and operated Big Y, Inc. is using the proprietary NexxHub™ Scan Based Trading platform from Nexxus Group® at 79 Big Y locations in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Big Y is New England’s fourth-largest supermarket group with 77 branded locations and two standalone specialty shops. Cousins Charles D’Amour, President and COO, and Donald D’Amour, CEO, lead the Springfield, MA company. Big Y generated $1.7 billion in revenue in 2015 and employs approximately 12,000.
The company is expanding its Springfield distribution center by 234,000 square feet over the next 18 months. The project will add 152,000 square feet dry for product storage and 82,000 square feet for refrigerated storage. Big Y earlier completed $5.4 million in renovations to its stores in Milton, MA and Easton, MA. Long-term plans call for construction of 20 new-to-industry stores.
“We are excited to bring the efficiency and transparency of our NexxHub system to Big Y’s day-to-day operations. We look forward to a productive long-term relationship with such a well-regarded and forward-looking company,” said Nexxus Group CEO Mark Landgren.
About Big Y, Inc.
Established in 1936, Big Y Foods, Inc. of Springfield, MA owns and operates a chain of food retail stores. It is run by cousins Charles and Donald D’Amour. Product categories include butcher, produce, food service, bakery, seafood, deli, floral, frozen food, table and vine, and other products.
About The Nexxus Group®
Established in 2003, The Nexxus Group is the industry’s leading full-service Scan Based Trading (SBT) provider. Our NexxHub™ platform provides state-of-the-art features and analysis to manage your SBT business, enhancing our industry standard services for a network of 71,000 locations for more than 90 retailers and more than 6,500 distributors and manufacturers in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. We deliver innovative, cost effective SBT solutions for the Number One market leaders in grocery, mass merchant, drug, convenience, discount, airport and coffee as well as national CPG suppliers. We support retailers, distributors and manufacturing partners in categories such as bakery, dairy, propane, flowers, snacks, novelties, magazines, books and newspapers.
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