Sidney Applebaum Wiki, Biography, Age, Family, Girlfriend, Images and facts


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About Sidney Applebaum

Sidney Applebaum was an well settled American businessman and also a cofounder of Rainbow Foods. He was president of Rainbow Foods through many ownership changes until year 1996. In following year 1997 he bought four Holiday Food store in the city Fridley, Bloomington, Plymouth and Burnsville.


Full Name Sidney Applebaum
Nickname Sid
Date of Birth 28 February, 1924 [1]wikipedia
Age 92 years old
Birthplace Saint Paul, Minnesota
Nationality Amrican
Profession Businessmen
Zodiac sign / Sun sign Pisces
Famous For Rainbow Foods

Physical  Stats



Father Name Oscar Applebaum
Mother Name Bertha Applebaum
Siblings Name Not Known

Personal Life

School Not Known
College Humboldt Senior High School
Educational Qualifications Graduate
Debut Not Known
Years Active NA



Relationship & more

Wife Name Lorraine
Marital Status Married

Favorite Things


Money Factor



He grew his father’s business rapidly with his skills. In 1979 his business included about 30 metro are and also one in Duluth. In same year chain of his business was sold to “National Tea Co.” But Applebaum continued to working for them. After sometime all chain was again sold to “Gateway Foods”. D. B. Reinhart (CEO of Gateway Foods) and Sid Applebaum together grew the Applebaum’s supermarket and they made second-largest grocery chain in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area after applying Applebaum’s idea to start “Rainbow Foods” by changing some of the old Applebaum stores to the new one. This new chain started on October 1, 1983. He was remain the president of Rainbow Foods when ownership changes until 1996. In following year of 1997 he bought four Holiday Foods store in the city Plymouth, Bloomington, Fridley and Burnsville. After 18 month this all are sold to “Supervalu” and later converted to “Cub foods store”. He almost worked until last week of life. He won many awards and was happily involved in Twin Cities community. One of his son mentioned that Applebaum helped to run the St. Paul Winter Carnival and the Olympic Festival. [2]IMDB

Some unknown facts about

  • He died at the age of 92 years.
  • He was cofounder of Rainbow Foods.
  • At the time when his food chain was under owned by other Applebaum continued on, working for them.
  • Applebaum and D. B. Reinhart (CEO of Gateway Foods). together grew his food chain to become the second-largest grocery chain in Minneapolis–Saint Paul.

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