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If you are considering changing your primary wholesale supplier or considering opening a store, Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG) would like to be your wholesale partner.

When joining AWG, you become a member of the largest retailer-owned cooperative serving independent retailers in the United States. We currently service more than 3,200 member stores from 11 distribution centers.

MISSION STATEMENT:
Our mission is to provide our member-retailers all the tools, products, and services they need to compete favorably in all markets served. This includes top quality supermarket merchandise and support services, all at the lowest possible cost.

 

Here we GROW Again!

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Cooperative Facts:

  • AWG is 100% retailer-owned.
  • AWG profits are returned to the member-retailers in an annual patronage dividend.
  • All Board of Directors members are AWG retailers.
  • AWG’s sales trend results reflect a 50-year compounded annual growth rate of more than 8.5%.
  • AWG’s patronage dividend results reflect a compounded annual growth rate of 11%.
  • AWG operates 11 high volume, modern and efficient distribution centers that produce some of the lowest expense ratios in the industry.
  • AWG is a top customer of most CPG companies, packers, and producers in the U.S., allowing AWG to pass on the lowest cost of goods every day to our member-retailers
    AWG members benefit from the lower markup and collective buying power of a $10B cooperative.
  • AWG’s award-winning Best in Class store brands program provides more than 4,000 top-quality private label items exclusively to AWG members with more than $1.3B in annual sales.
  • Valu Merchandisers Company (VMC) is a wholly-owned subsidiary providing more than 40,000 SKUs of general merchandise, health, beauty, wellness, and specialty foods to AWG members, allowing members to compete with the big box stores and mass marketers.

 

New Member Support
From day-to-day operations to building a new store, AWG provides a full complement of Retail Support, Marketing Services, Real Estate and Store Engineering services to assist our member-retailers with everything they need to compete in today’s highly competitive environment.

For more information about AWG’s services or how to become a member please contact:
Keith Knight at: kknight@awginc.com

  
 
         
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