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About Hy-Vee, Inc.

Give Hy-Vee a high five for being one of the largest privately owned US supermarket chains, despite serving some modestly sized towns in the Midwest. The company runs more than 240 stores in eight Midwestern states. It distributes products to its stores through several subsidiaries, including Amber Pharmacy, D&D Foods Inc., Hy-Vee Construction, and Midwest Heritage. Charles Hyde and David Vredenburg founded the employee-owned firm in 1930. It takes its name from a combination of its founders' names.


Hy-Vee Inc. offers groceries, ready to go meals, pastries and cakes. Through its subsidiaries Hy-Vee established a distribution system that secures the highest quality merchandise and transports its products quickly and efficiently to its customers.

Geographic Reach

Iowa-based, Hy-Vee Inc. operates 240 retail stores in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

Sales and Marketing

Hy-Vee Inc. sell its products through online, and its own groceries located in eight Midwestern states in the US.

Financial Performance

Hy-Vee, Inc. is an employee-owned corporation operating retail stores across eight Midwestern states with sales of $11 billion annually.


Hy-Vee, Inc. announced recently the launch of its newest subsidiary, Vivid Clear Rx. The new subsidiary will offer affordable pharmacy benefit management services to Hy-Vee's more than 88,000 employees as well as other employers looking to maximize their employee benefits spending. With the launch of Vivid Clear Rx, it is leveraging its experience in the pharmacy industry and the expertise it gained from serving millions of pharmacy patients to help other employers make the most of every health care dollar they're investing in their employees. 

Vivid Clear Rx will offer a full range of flexible pharmacy benefit management services, powered by RxSense's RxAgile enterprise technology, which will provide clarity to those utilizing the company's services. RxSense is providing Vivid Clear Rx with a full-service suite of modules for pharmacy benefit management that will supplement assets that Hy-Vee already owns and operates. RxSense's analytics product RxIQ will provide Vivid Clear Rx with real-time health plan performance insights through customizable data dashboards; financial, operational and clinical action alerts; and the ability to quickly evaluate data by claim type, pharmacy or geography. 

Hy-Vee, Inc.

5820 Westown Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50266-8223
Phone: 1 (515) 267-2800

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Chairman, President, and CEO: Randy Edeker
EVP and COO: Jay Marshall
Vice Chairman, EVP, and Chief Administrative Officer: Andy McCann
Employees (This Location): 700
Employees (All Locations): 83,000

Major Office Locations

West Des Moines, IA

Other Locations

San Bernardino, CA
Albia, IA
Algona, IA
Altoona, IA
Ames, IA
Ankeny, IA
Atlantic, IA
Bettendorf, IA
Boone, IA
Burlington, IA
Carroll, IA
Cedar Rapids, IA
Centerville, IA
Chariton, IA
Charles City, IA
Cherokee, IA
Clarinda, IA
Clinton, IA
Coralville, IA
Corning, IA
Corydon, IA
Council Bluffs, IA
Creston, IA
Davenport, IA
Denison, IA
Des Moines, IA
Dubuque, IA
Eldora, IA
Estherville, IA
Fairfield, IA
Fort Dodge, IA
Fort Madison, IA
Glenwood, IA
Grinnell, IA
Harlan, IA
Humboldt, IA
Indianola, IA
Iowa City, IA
Iowa Falls, IA
Jefferson, IA
Johnston, IA
Keokuk, IA
Knoxville, IA
Lamoni, IA
Laurens, IA
Le Mars, IA
Leon, IA
Manson, IA
Marion, IA
Marshalltown, IA
Mason City, IA
Mount Ayr, IA
Mount Pleasant, IA
Muscatine, IA
Newton, IA
Osceola, IA
Oskaloosa, IA
Ottumwa, IA
Pella, IA
Perry, IA
Pleasant Hill, IA
Red Oak, IA
Sheldon, IA
Shenandoah, IA
Sioux Center, IA
Sioux City, IA
Spencer, IA
Spirit Lake, IA
Storm Lake, IA
Urbandale, IA
Victor, IA
Washington, IA
Waterloo, IA
Waukee, IA
Waverly, IA
Webster City, IA
West Des Moines, IA
West Liberty, IA
Winterset, IA
Bloomington, IL
Canton, IL
Chicago, IL
Galesburg, IL
Macomb, IL
Milan, IL
Moline, IL
Peoria, IL
Peru, IL
Quincy, IL
Rock Island, IL
Silvis, IL
Springfield, IL
Sycamore, IL
Lawrence, KS
Lenexa, KS
Manhattan, KS
Olathe, KS
Overland Park, KS
Prairie Village, KS
Shawnee Mission, KS
Topeka, KS
Albert Lea, MN
Austin, MN
Brooklyn Park, MN
Cottage Grove, MN
Eagan, MN
Fairmont, MN
Faribault, MN
Lakeville, MN
Mankato, MN
Marshall, MN
New Hope, MN
New Ulm, MN
Oakdale, MN
Owatonna, MN
Rochester, MN
Savage, MN
Shakopee, MN
Waseca, MN
Windom, MN
Winona, MN
Worthington, MN
Albany, MO
Belton, MO
Bethany, MO
Blue Springs, MO
Chillicothe, MO
Columbia, MO
Grant City, MO
Independence, MO
Jefferson City, MO
Kansas City, MO
Kirksville, MO
Lees Summit, MO
Liberty, MO
Maryville, MO
Osage Beach, MO
Raytown, MO
Saint Joseph, MO
Springfield, MO
Tarkio, MO
Trenton, MO
Unionville, MO
Columbus, NE
Fremont, NE
Grand Island, NE
Kearney, NE
Lincoln, NE
Norfolk, NE
Omaha, NE
Papillion, NE
Plattsmouth, NE
South Sioux City, NE
Ambler, PA
Brookings, SD
Sioux Falls, SD
Vermillion, SD
Watertown, SD
Yankton, SD
Richardson, TX
Fitchburg, WI
Madison, WI