Tops posts weekly ads at Tops.com and distributes ads in local stores. At the website, customers can join the company's mailing list to receive the ad each week via email. Customers can also view the weekly ad by downloading the free Tops mobile app.
The first Tops supermarket, a 25,000 square-foot modern facility, opened in 1962 in Niagara Falls, New York. As of 2015, Tops has over 160 supermarkets in New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont, and over 16,000 associates are a part of the Tops family. In 2013, Tops added Orchard Fresh, a supermarket that focuses on natural and organic items, to the corporation.