Associated Wholesale Grocers seems to have been at the right place at the right time to expand contiguously for nearly 15 years. Starting from its base in Kansas City, Kan., the member-owned cooperative has been able to make strategic acquisitions of distribution facilities as other companies faced financial difficulties. In 2007, when Albertsons LLC, Boise, Idaho, was scaling back, AWG was able to acquire the company's 1.1-million-square-foot warehouse in Fort Worth, Texas, and to add the ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess 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’sFREE, 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.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.