Retail Operations

Differentiation in the Marketplace

Advertising & Marketing

Associated Grocers provides retailers with flexibility and differentiation in the marketplace through a number of advertising and marketing opportunities.

Procurement & Merchandising

Associated Grocers, Inc. offers more than 22,000 items in Grocery, Meat/Poultry, Produce, Bakery/Deli, Frozen, Dairy, Candy, Tobacco, HBC/GM, Floral and Supplies.

Retail Services

Growing for Vitality and Staying Competitive

Retail Pricing

We keep retailers competitive in their market place. Retailers are provided suggested retail pricing that reflects no unusual market conditions and takes into account sensitive item pricing.

Retail Account Managers

Experienced retail consultants help provide guidance to members by assisting with store evaluations in the areas of sales, merchandising and operations.

Member Relations

The Member Relations department at Associated Grocers, Inc. assists current and prospective members with multiple financial resources.

Store Analysis

The Retail Services team helps members address challenges. Team members consult with various departments to properly provide a complete, in-depth store analysis.

Business Strategy

Full Service Point of Sale

Retail Systems

For almost 30 years, the Retail Systems Department has been offering price management, host communications services and complete Point of Sale register systems to Associated Grocers, Inc. customers.

Information Services

Technology that Works

Application Development

Our suite of ordering solutions are targeting for the unique requirements of each area of the store. We offer a custom-developed scan-gun system for center-store ordering (Feline™); a web-based solution for promotional…

Printing Services

The Information Services department is also home to our full service Printing Services team – whose mission is to become and remain “THE SOURCE” for all of our Retailers’ printing needs.

Customer Service

Our Customer Service Team is on duty with the goal to provide a one-call solution to all of your concerns.

Finance & Accounting

A Penny Saved Is a Penny Earned

Retail Store Accounting

Retail Store Accounting provides high quality services for the Support and Success of the Independent Retail Grocer. We strive to develop excellent relationships with our clients by combining state of the art technology…

Business Planning

Business planning provides a focus for corporate decisions and instills the organizational discipline necessary for achieving results. Finance and Accounting develops the financial measurements necessary for ensuring…

A/P & A/R

The Associated Grocers’ Accounts Receivable Department is responsible for administering many programs that offer our customers opportunities to increase profitability and streamline business processes.

Warehouse Operations

Effective Inventory Management for the Highest Level of Service

Transportation / Deliveries

Our distribution staff of managers, supervisors, order selectors, forklift operators and warehouse employees continually strives to achieve the highest levels of customer service.


Logistics and Supply Chain Management involves extensive analysis of the retail process, including how we procure product from suppliers, how we receive and manage inventory at our Distribution Center, how we deliver…

Warehouse Management

Through a state-of-the-art Warehouse Management System (WMS), our employees utilize the latest and greatest equipment, communications protocols, and best-of-breed operating processes and procedures in the…