Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
The Registrant, Arden Group, Inc. (Company or Arden), is a holding company which conducts operations through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Arden-Mayfair, Inc. (Arden-Mayfair) and Arden-Mayfair’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Gelson’s Markets (Gelson’s) which operates supermarkets in Southern California. The Company also owns certain real estate properties through a subsidiary, Mayfair Realty, Inc. (Mayfair Realty) which is wholly-owned by the Company and Arden-Mayfair. The Company is a Delaware Corporation organized in 1988. Arden is headquartered at 2020 South Central Avenue, Compton, California 90220 and its telephone number is (310) 638-2842. Market Operations As of December 31, 2011, Gelson’s operated eighteen full-service supermarkets in Southern California, which carry both perishable and dry grocery products. As described later in this Form 10-K under Item 7. ... More ...