Ahold USA is a supermarket chain in United States that operates various stores under the names of Stop & Shop, Giant-Landover, Giant-Carlisle, Tops, BI-LO, Bruno's and Peapod. The company is a part of Ahold, which is an international group of supermarket companies located in the United States and Europe. The parent company has a partnership with ICA, which is a food retail and wholesale group that serves nearly 2,200 retailer-owned and company-operated retail food stores in Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Stop & Shop is one of the leading food retailers in the northeast United States. The division operates more than 350 stores and employs over 60,000 people.