who owns Trader Joes
Trader Joe's in a national chain of specialty grocery stores that has its headquarters in Monrovia, California. It is owned by a private family trust that is headed by founder and set up by Theo Albrecht.
Trader Joe's was founded in 1958 by Joe Coulombe. Since 1979 is in by a family trust set up by Theo Albrecht, the owner. Theo Albrecht is one of the brothers behind Aldi's discount supermarket chain.