Des Moines, Iowa United States
Fareway is a retail grocery store chain that was founded by Paul S. Beckwith. Based in Boone, Iowa, Fareway Stores, Inc. first opened its doors in 1938. Other locations were added in addition to its corporate headquarters in Ames. Today, Fareway has more than one hundred stores across Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, and Nebraska. Paul S. Beckwith��s grandson, Rick Beckwith, serves as the current CEO and Chairman of the Board.