COEBURN, Va. -- Alan Atwood is committed to Coeburn. That's evident not just because this town is the headquarters of his family's three-store supermarket business, but because of the support he lends this community and others. That's why Atwood, general manager of the Payless IGA store here, was recognized as a 2005 IGA International Retailer of the Year. Atwood's grandfather, Joe Atwood Sr., founded Payless Supermarkets in 1948. At age 16, Atwood began bagging groceries at that ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.