Providence/Cranston Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1925-2005

This is a list of all known chain grocery addresses in Providence (1925-2005) and Cranston (1925-1990), complied from city directories, telephone books, and other sources. It is generated through a live Google Spreadsheet so it reflects the latest information I have.

Access and download the location spreadsheet via Google Sheets.

Notes:

  • North Providence is incomplete and may move to a separate page.

Store tags:

  • A&P
  • Almac’s
  • First National
  • Mayflower
  • Nicholson Thackray
  • Piggly Wiggly
  • Shaw’s
  • Stop & Shop
  • Whole Foods