March 22, 1952

Our Humble Beginnings

Mario Coletta started as a gas station attendant in the 50’s after serving his time in the United States Army.

March 22, 1952

Our Humble Beginnings

Mario Coletta started as a gas station attendant in the 50’s after serving his time in the United States Army.

 

April 29, 1962

First Station

A Korean war veteran, Mario saved enough money to run his own station on the Brown University campus in 1962. Automotive service and full service gas were the main offerings at this site with the cigarette vending machine in the corner. Our offerings expanded with the addition of AAA road service.

April 29, 1962

First Station

A Korean war veteran, Mario saved enough money to run his own station on the Brown University campus in 1962. Automotive service and full service gas were the main offerings at this site with the cigarette vending machine in the corner. Our offerings expanded with the addition of AAA road service.

 

June 25, 1981

Hope Street Station

An additional site was added on Hope Street in Providence in 1981. This expanded our customer base from the East Side to the Pawtucket line.

June 25, 1981

Hope Street Station

An additional site was added on Hope Street in Providence in 1981. This expanded our customer base from the East Side to the Pawtucket line.

 

December 15, 1999

Growth

At the end of the 1990’s, growth began rapidly with the addition of stations occurring by the dozen. In 1999 our joint venture was formed, resulting in the birth of Colbea Enterprises, LLC. Our services also expanded with the beginning of our wholesale division in 2007. By 2010 our total acquisitions exceeded 100 locations with a growing presence in the Massachusetts market.

December 15, 1999

Growth

At the end of the 1990’s, growth began rapidly with the addition of stations occurring by the dozen. In 1999 our joint venture was formed, resulting in the birth of Colbea Enterprises, LLC. Our services also expanded with the beginning of our wholesale division in 2007. By 2010 our total acquisitions exceeded 100 locations with a growing presence in the Massachusetts market.

 

May 22, 2012

Starting Seasons

First we had to select a name that expressed the feeling of New England. Seasons Corner Market said it all. It spoke to our colorful falls, blustery winters, wet springs, and hot summers. We’re a corner market because we carry fresh and premium local products. We’re always fast, fresh, and friendly!

May 22, 2012

Starting Seasons

First we had to select a name that expressed the feeling of New England. Seasons Corner Market said it all. It spoke to our colorful falls, blustery winters, wet springs, and hot summers. We’re a corner market because we carry fresh and premium local products. We’re always fast, fresh, and friendly!

 

March 11, 2019

Expansion

Here we grow again! Seasons has over 30 locations in MA, RI, and NH with plenty more opening each year.

March 11, 2019

Expansion

Here we grow again! Seasons has over 30 locations in MA, RI, and NH with plenty more opening each year.

 

2021

Today

Seasons Corner Market now has more than 40 locations open throughout RI, MA and NH. We will continue to grow every season and even opened our very first Corner Market Cafe in our Smithfield location. We remain family owned and operated, committed to exceeding our customer’s expectations.

We continue to partner with local vendors, and well known brands, to provide our customers with a variety of products across all our locations. Below are valued partners in stores that we own and operate.

Find a Seasons store near youThere is always a reason to stop at Seasons!

2021

Today

Seasons Corner Market now has more than 40 locations open throughout RI, MA and NH. We will continue to grow every season and even opened our very first Corner Market Cafe in our Smithfield location. We remain family owned and operated, committed to exceeding our customer’s expectations.

We continue to partner with local vendors, and well known brands, to provide our customers with a variety of products across all our locations. Below are valued partners in stores that we own and operate.

Find a Seasons store near youThere is always a reason to stop at Seasons!

Learn more about the Story of Seasons Corner Market by watching some of our latest videos with owner Sandra Delli Carpini

Our Partners and Vendors