Who We Are

Our Mission

Skylar Thompson, President

Providing an extraordinary food shopping experience to our valued customers with the highest standards of freshness, cleanliness, convenience, quality, variety and service beyond expectations…

Nurturing a teamwork environment for our company associates and vendor partners that builds honesty, integrity, productivity and creativity…

Supporting associates in maximizing their potential and individual contributions to the company’s success…

Improving and enhancing the quality of life in the communities we serve…

Focusing on growth, expansion and positive change that will produce more jobs and promotions. Constantly pushing the boundaries of excellence and working with passion to be the best of the best.

History

In 1961, Bruce Thompson opened the first Market Basket grocery store in Groves, Texas. Today, Market Basket remains a privately-owned grocer serving the East Texas and Louisiana region with 34 full-service supermarkets.

Market Basket supermarket stores offer outstanding value on grocery foods including fresh produce, quality meats, delicious bakery goods and beautiful floral arrangements. We also provide pharmacy services in select grocery store locations.

Currently, Market Basket employs more than 2,000 supermarket associates. To serve our valued customers well, Market Basket provides innovative supermarket solutions and a full assortment of grocery products to keep pace with your evolving needs.