Trader Joe’s Statistics and Facts for 2024

Last Updated on: January 6th, 2024

Here are a few of the most interesting Trader Joe’s statistics and facts I was able to dig up including store count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

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Trader Joe’s Facts

Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about Trader Joe’s.

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1958
  • Headquarters: Monrovia, CA
  • Founder(s): Joe Coulombe
  • Current Chief Executive: Dan Bane
  • Parent Company: ALDI Nord

Trader Joe's Statistics store count and Facts 2023

Trader Joe’s is a specialty grocery store chain that sells a wide range of food and beverage products, including organic and gourmet items, at affordable prices. It is known for its unique and innovative products, friendly and knowledgeable staff, and quirky store design.

Trader Joe’s was founded by Joe Coulombe in 1958 as a convenience store chain called “Pronto Markets” in Pasadena, California. Coulombe changed the name to “Trader Joe’s” in the 1960s, and began focusing on selling more exotic and hard-to-find food and drink items, including international and ethnic foods, as well as wine.

Trader Joe’s was acquired by the Albrecht family, the owners of the German discount supermarket chain Aldi, in 1979. The company expanded over the years, opening new stores across the United States and growing a loyal customer base. Today, Trader Joe’s has over 400 stores in 42 states and Washington, D.C. and has become a popular destination for foodies and bargain hunters alike.


Trader Joe’s Store Count

Number of Trader Joe’s stores:

484 stores (2019)

Trader Joe’s Employee Count

Nothing just yet. Be sure to check back soon as we update all company stats if/when they are released publicly.

Trader Joe’s Revenue Totals

Nothing just yet. Be sure to check back soon as we update all company stats if/when they are released publicly.

Additional Trader Joe’s Statistics

Number of states Trader Joe’s has stores in:


Last updated 4/24/18

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Trader Joe’s statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.

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