Arthur T. Demoulas
When thousands of Market Basket workers hit the streets during the summer of 2014, Jen Gelvez was with them.
The story of the summer became a perfect costume for one young Market Basket supporter.
The newest Market Basket store in Revere opened on Sunday.
Arthur T. Demoulas said Market Basket’s 71 stores have already accomplished a remarkable turnaround thanks to employees who worked day and night to restock shelves left empty by a worker revolt.
As Market Basket recovers from six weeks of turmoil, it is looking to its loyal customer base and new shoppers intrigued by the supermarket chain’s summer drama.
The company is planning to open stores in Revere, Waltham, Athol, Littleton and Attleboro.
Customers were once again filling their carts at Market Basket.
Some politicians used the Market Basket standoff for momentum, while others in office stayed on the sidelines.
Arthur T. Demoulas triumphantly returned as Market Basket CEO Thursday, addressing workers at company headquarters in Tewksbury, saying, “it’s great to be back together again.”
Arthur T. Demoulas said he “absolutely” intends to keep Market Basket prices low in the future as stores work to get back up to speed.