100 Best Companies to Work For
Stew Leonard's
Rank: 58 (2005 rank: 29)
  
Headquarters: Norwalk, CT
Industry: Wholesalers: Food and Grocery
Small Companies Rank: 19
2004 Revenue ($ millions): 293
U.S. Sites: 7
Website: http://www.stewleonards.com
What makes it so great?
"Mom's hours" enable mothers to work while their children are in school - and take off the whole summer to be with them. Three giant supermarkets in New York City suburbs are soon to be joined by a fourth.
U.S. employees 1,819
Employees outside U.S. 0
% minorities 55
% women 45
New jobs (1 year) -26
% job growth (1 year) -2
Professional training (hrs./yr.) 38
% voluntary turnover 8
Applicants 5,275
Most common job (salaried) Store Manager $62,374
Most common job (hourly) Production Assistant $29,915
Notes:
N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of salaried and hourly employees. Revenues are for 2004 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees.