Interested in the Save A Lot licensing opportunity and looking for a fresh start, but aren’t sure if we’re in your area? We can help! Save A Lot is always researching new markets for grocery store business opportunities, so if you’re interested, we can look into your community.
The Save A Lot Difference
We’ve opened hundreds of grocery stores over the years: You can look to Save A Lot for an efficient process! Our time-tested system allows Retail Partners to open their doors faster while saving time and resources.
Save A Lot has no franchise fees. We’re able to feature lower prices thanks to our in-house distribution, exclusive private label brands, and smaller lease requirements. Our dedicated distribution centers keep our stores stocked and allow for greater operational efficiency, higher velocity, and increased buying power. The simpler, more efficient sourcing process allows Save A Lot to pass on better margins to Retail Partners and better prices for consumers. Retail Partners enjoy the flexibility to localize their business, as well as more freedom concerning how their store is run.
Our licensing model is different from other investment opportunities out there. We’re innovating retail grocery business opportunities! When you become a Retail Partner with Save A Lot, you can enjoy many industry advantages you won’t find anywhere else.
You Have Our Support
Save A Lot provides strong support for our Retail Partners throughout the process. By helping you choose the right location to achieve maximum operational efficiency, we’ll enable you to realize a strong return on your investment.
Our retail grocery business support sets us apart from the competition. Save A Lot is dedicated to helping you get your store up and running, but that’s just the beginning! We’re invested in seeing your business grow and ensuring you achieve your goals, so we provide ongoing support resources to get you there.
We provide our Retail Partners comprehensive training, the right product assortment, dedicated distribution, and ongoing support. Once you get started, our field operations backup will keep your business running smoothly.
What to Look for in a Grocery Store Location
When you become a Retail Partner with Save A Lot, you can count on our support every step of the way. One of the ways we assist Retail Partners is with real estate guidance, as location is a key to success.
We typically look for sites that can meet the grocery shopping needs of a neighborhood or centrally located community. Save A Lot stores are flexible in that they work in ground-up, freestanding, or in-line retail spaces.
While certain factors depend on the specific location, we do have some real estate considerations for Retail Partners, including:
- Population: 20,000 (in primarily urban trade areas); 10,000 (in rural areas)
- Target median household income: $50,000 or less
- Total building size: 12,000 to 18,000 square feet
- Parking ratio: 4 spaces per 1,000 square feet
We currently have locations in: Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.
Our distribution centers are located in Illinois, Tennessee, Texas, Ohio, Kentucky, Florida, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Louisiana, Indiana, and North Carolina.
Choose Save A Lot for a business opportunity that will help you see a strong return on your grocery store investment while providing support during each step of the process.
Contact Save A Lot today to learn more about our grocery store licensing opportunities and how we can help you see a strong return on your investment.