We are Ahold...
Ahold at a glance
Annual Report 2014
We are an international retailing group based in
the Netherlands and active in the United States
Ahold is built on a solid foundation, with strong
and trusted local consumer brands, millions of
loyal customers, leadership in our markets and
proud associates. Operating supermarkets and
selling great food has been our core business for
over 125 years.
Today, we serve our customers' changing needs
by offering them their channel of choice. We have
a great network of stores and market-leading online
businesses. Through our omni-channel offering
our customers can shop anytime, anyhow and
anywhere that is most convenient for them.
We work to be an even better neighbor
and make meaningful contributions in all our
communities. We support the health and well-being
of our customers, associates and communities,
source our products responsibly and care about
We are able to offer customers great quality
and value, an easy and inspirational shopping
experience, and all the right choices because of
our people. Our associates are passionate about
serving our customers and getting better every day.
The relationships they build with our customers are
an important part of why they keep coming back
to shop with us.
Serving a trade area population of around
Stores serving customers in five countries
Strong and trusted omni-channel retailer, with online net sales of