Why Invest in a Wholesale Grocery Store with Save A Lot?
There has never been a better time to invest in a strong grocery store business model like the licensing opportunity offered by Save a Lot.
The grocery store industry has been growing for years and is often valued for its recession resistance – with a $818 billion revenue it is one of the few that didn’t take a significant hit during the pandemic. The independent grocery segment has continued to gain market share, currently accounting for 33% of total US grocery sales. Independent grocers contribute more than $255 billion to the economy, or 1.2% of the US GDP. What’s more, the discount grocery store model, in particular, is growing exponentially and is positioned among the highest sales growth rates in retail at about 10% versus the total grocery growth of 8.2%. The sales growth at discount grocers is expected to continue outpacing overall grocery sales growth in the years ahead.
As discount grocers continue to see sales growth, there’s never been a better time to consider opening a wholesale grocery store with Save A Lot, and our team can help you get started.
The Grocery Store Industry
by the Numbers
$818 billion grocery industry
Discount grocery growing rapidly at 10%
Discount grocery accounts for 33% of total US grocery sales
A Highly Efficient Grocery Store Business Model
Starting any new business requires a significant investment, and you’ll want to be sure you’re getting the most for your money. Save A Lot features a grocery store business model designed for efficiency and simplicity for both customers and independent Retail Partners alike.
For instance, we operate best-in-class distribution centers that keep all our stores stocked with the necessary inventory. Because we control our own distribution, grocery store business license owners can look forward to a simple ordering process, industry-leading service levels, and consistently low prices.
Unlike other retail store business model, many of our stores are around 15,000 square feet, a smaller size that allows for an easier shopping experience. We stock our shelves with a limited assortment of national brands and award-winning private-label products that creates a highly convenient shopping experience for our customers while providing an efficient operating model for our independent Retail Partners. The result is lower overhead costs for Retail Partners and unbeatable convenience and low prices for customers; all this and more is what sets us apart from typical grocery store opportunities.
We’ll Show You the Ropes
Don’t let inexperience prevent you from taking advantage of our exciting wholesale grocery opportunity. We work with Retail Partners who have a range of experience – some of them have run grocery stores before, while others haven’t. Our comprehensive training program is designed to get you up to speed on how to run your Save A Lot effectively.
You’ll also enjoy valuable resources as you grow your grocery wholesale business, including:
Site selection support
Field and distribution team support
Save A Lot program standards and operations manual
Ongoing training as needed
And much more!
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Grocery Store Business Model
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