Unlike self-distributing chains or independent stores, wholesalers must be more focused on the logistics and distribution side of the supermarket business than on the consumer-facing side. To please its independent-retailer customers, wholesalers must become masters of efficiency in the movement and placement of products. In the past few years, few wholesalers have made more of a commitment to using technology to master the distribution process than Associated Food Stores, a ...
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 complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
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.