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Wegmans press photo courtesy of Wegmans Corporate
Wegmans press photo courtesy of Wegmans Corporate

Great Place to Work names Wegmans a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, ranking No. 3


Mon, Apr 11th 2022 01:10 pm

Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine have honored Wegmans as one of this year's 100 Best Companies to Work For. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Wegmans has been on the list every year, and this year ranks No. 3. Earning a spot means that Wegmans is one of the best companies to work for in the country.

The Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For award is based on analysis of survey responses from more than 4.5 million current U.S. employees. Employees answered 60 employee experience questions on topics including trust, respect, fairness and camaraderie. The ranking accounted for the experiences of employees across all demographics.

“Our philosophy has always been to take care of our people, so they can take care of our customers,” said Colleen Wegman, president and CEO of Wegmans Food Markets. “It is extremely inspiring how our employees rise to every occasion to help others, beginning with each other. We believe this caring culture is what has earned us a spot on this list for the past 25 years, and we could not be more grateful. We celebrate this award and honor with our entire family of 50,000!”

“Best Companies’ leadership has never been more necessary,” says Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “As workers struggle with the ‘Great Resignation,’ burnout and COVID disruptions, these exceptional companies offer workplace experiences as strong as prior to the pandemic. These companies get that 'place' is wherever their employees are sitting or standing, and they are committed to make that place equitable, safe and productive. Their commitment to genuinely care for their people through trust, inclusion, purpose and meaningful flexibility for life circumstances goes beyond surface-level perks and is a model for the market to follow.”

To see the full list of the 2022 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, click here. 

The Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. In 2021, Wegmans also ranked as a Best Workplace for Working Parents, Millennials, Women, and was ranked No. 1 on the list of Best Workplaces in Retail. In addition, it ranked #1 on PEOPLE’s list of Companies that Care.

Wegmans Food Markets is a 106-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts and North Carolina.

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