United Supermarkets was founded by H.D. Snell in 1916 in Sayre, Okla. The company operates more than 25 stores in Oklahoma and employs over 1,200 people throughout the United States. Its stores operate bakery departments that offer a variety of products, including cakes, doughnuts, cookies, homemade meringue pies and freshly baked breads. Some of its stores also offer photo-image cake decoration services along with balloons and candles for special occasions. In addition, many of the company s stores offer sandwiches, coffees and fountain drinks. Some of United Supermarkets stores feature wider aisles for shopping and have a battery-operated cart available for shoppers with physical disabilities. It maintains a location in Cordell, Okla.