Esselunga was awarded the Top Employers Italia certification.


Esselunga is one of the leading Italian grocery retailers with more than 150 superstores and supermarkets in Lombardia, Toscana, Emilia Romagna, Piemonte, Veneto, Liguria and Lazio. Producer as well as retailer, Esselunga is a real “food company”, which main strengths are its fresh products and those produced in its factories.
Esselunga’s history began in 1957 when the very first supermarket in Italy was open. Today Esselunga Group has around 24.000 employees and sales turnover of 7,9 billion euros. The Esselunga staff works hard to offer its customers accurate and functional stores, quality products that are carefully selected and controlled, advantageous pricing policies, innovation and eco-sustainability, transparency and honesty of communication, high level of service.

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