Grocery Outlet is a chain of supermarkets that offers products that are overstocked, discounted and closeout-rated. They come from both name brand and private label suppliers. Grocery Outlet offers stores in Oregon, California, Idaho, Washington, Pennsylvania and Nevada. There are many Grocery Outlet locations that are owned by local married couples. Grocery Outlet was founded in the year 1946 in San Francisco, California. They currently hold the Grocery Outlet headquarters in Emeryville, California. There are over 265 Grocery Outlet locations in these states that have thousands of employees. Their stores offer all standard grocery store departments.