As the grocery store industry continues to see steady growth, it’s a great time to consider a grocery store licensing opportunity with Save A Lot. We look for Retail Partners who will be active in the business and help them every step of the way as they open a grocery store.
The Save A Lot licensing opportunity allows you to build a thriving business – do you have what it takes?
Save A Lot Retail Partners can expect to be active in the business, but you don’t need any prior experience to get started. Our comprehensive training program and ongoing support make it easier than ever to run your store.
Our Retail Partners come from a variety of backgrounds. Some qualified licensee examples include business owners looking to add new revenue streams to their portfolio, grocery store managers ready to take the next step by opening their own store, career investors wanting to invest in a growing industry, and grocery store owners in need of a more profitable business model.
Some of our operational and financial qualifications include:
- Business management and/or grocery industry experience
- Willingness to follow the Save A Lot way
- Solid personal financial history
- Net worth of around $1m and liquid assets of $300K (we can work with outside financing)
- Readiness to invest in the community
Steps to Become a Retail Partner
If you think you fit the description of an ideal candidate, we strongly encourage you to reach out! Save A Lot has designed the process of becoming a Retail Partner to be simple and efficient so you can open your doors faster without wasting time or resources.
Once you apply, we’ll review your personal and financial qualifications to see if it’s a good fit. We encourage our prospective Retail Partners to review our licensing agreement thoroughly.
Next, our expert real estate team will work with you to find a location that meets all of our criteria. We’ll be there to support you as you build out your location, and we’ll help you develop a plan for sourcing and other operations.
Then we’ll host a Discovery Day where you can meet the Save A Lot leadership team and get a sense of our company culture. This is a great opportunity to ask any remaining questions you might have. After Discovery Day, we’ll work on transforming your location and provide further guidance to get your doors open faster.
Then it’s time to celebrate your grand opening and get to business! Our marketing support will supply you with a collection of ready-made marketing materials, comprehensive advertising programs, promotional planning, local marketing support, and community outreach and event planning assistance.
When you’re looking to open a grocery store with a company that’s invested in your success, there’s no better choice than becoming a Retail Partner with Save A Lot.
Contact Save A Lot today to learn more about what it takes to become a retail partner with us and all of the support that comes with it.