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Awards and Accolades

1992 Guinness Book of World Records
Awarded for largest sales per square foot for a single grocery store: $115 million in sales, $3,470 per square foot.
Yankee Magazine-2005
Named Best Supermarket in New England.
Travelocity-2004
Names Stew Leonard's one of the "Top 10 Local Hidden Gems and Family Favorites".
Grocery Headquarters 2006
Names Stew Leonard's an "American Idol" for Retailing Excellence and Community Involvement.
Best of the Gold Coast-2005
Voted "Best Way to Stock the Pantry and Entertain the Kids" by Westport Magazine's Best of the Gold Coast.
Zagat Survey-2003
Zagat Survey lists Stew Leonard's New York City Marketplace.
Connecticut Magazine 2004, 2006, 2008
Connecticut Magazine recognizes Stew Leonard's Chocolate Chip Cookies as the Best Cookie (2004) and Best Salad Bar (2006, 2008) in the state.
Fortune Magazine
Stew Leonard's was named one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" 10 years in a row.
Progressive Grocer-2007
Outstanding Independent Award recognizes Stew Leonard's as Outstanding Community-based Retailer.
American Red Cross-2004
American Red Cross Service Award, for outstanding work in our communities.