Jewel-Osco is a grocery chain that maintains more than 180 stores in Illinois, Iowa and Indiana. Its stores serve as grocery and pharmacy retail locations. Some of the chain s locations feature on-site fuel centers. The chain s stores offer a variety of bakery, floral, grocery, pharmacy and meat and cooked food items. Its stores also offer a range of fresh fruit that includes peaches, nectarines, apricots and plums. Additionally, the chain provides liquor and delivery services of cooked food items. It offers gift cards of several denominations and online order placement options. The chain s stores operate seven days a week. Established in 1899, it is one of the largest, private employers in the state of Illinois. Jewel-Osco is a part of SUPERVALU, which provides distribution and related logistic support services to grocery retailers throughout the U.S.