An American chain of discount supermarket, Save-A-Lot have their headquarter in the region of Earth City in Missouri. They are a subsidiary unit of Supervalu. Comprising of more than a thousand stores in various locations of the United States, they are engaged in trading worth over four billion US dollars every year. They deal mostly in trading of products related to grocery. They even display the items in the shipping boxes made of cardboard, for the convenience of their customers. Bill Moran founded the company in 1977, as an alternative store to supermarkets of a larger size. First store of the company was opened at Cahokia, in Illinois.