Brand Journey Throught The Years
Years of successes
Founding of the company
lZZY Waldbaum opens a butter and eggs shop in Brooklyn. Between then and 1985, 139 additions stores were opened as part of the Waldbaum empire.
The company made history
When identical twin black brothers, Ernest and George Brown, who started working at one of the only two existing stores at the time as stockboys were promoted to checkout boys.
By 1951, the company had opened its first supermarket in Flushing, Queens and net sales reached $55.2 million by 1960. In 1961, the company went public by selling shares of common stock.
The company announced that 3 Waldbaum's stores in Carle Place, Riverhead, and Oceanside were set to close.