Outstanding Independents

Press enter to search
Close search
Open Menu

Outstanding Independents

PG Honors Outstanding Independents

NGA Show is the backdrop for annual awards dinner

2020 Outstanding Independents: Faster, Fresher and More Localized

A new crop of award-winning independent grocers thrive by answering consumers' calls for improved experience

2020 Outstanding Independents, Ethnic: Compare Foods

This Charlotte, N.C., independent grocer connects with all its customers

2020 Outstanding Independents, Single Store: Oneota Community Food Co-op

Independent grocer in Decorah, Iowa underwent a recent remodel, functions as a community hub

2020 Outstanding Independents, Food Security: Baldwin Market and Local Market

These 2 independent grocers — one in Florida and one in Chicago — filled a huge void

2020 Outstanding Independents, Multistore: Woodlands Market

This Kentfield, Calif.-based independent grocer continues to grow

2020 Outstanding Independents, Social Purpose: Charley Family Shop'n Save and Oliver's Market

These 2 independent grocers — one in Pennsylvania and one in California — have a mission beyond groceries

2020 Outstanding Independents, Deli/Prepared Foods: Palmer's Market

This Darien, Conn., independent grocer has always been a trailblazer when it comes to foodservice

2020 Outstanding Independents, Local: Roots Market and Walla Walla's Harvest Foods

These 2 independent grocers — one in Maryland and one in Washington — maintain strict standards on local

2020 Outstanding Independents, Sustainability: PCC Community Markets

This Seattle independent grocer has a long history of environmental responsibility

2020 Outstanding Independents, Meat/Seafood: Grand & Essex Market

This Bergenfield, N.J., independent grocer has built its reputation on the superior quality of its expansive deli and butcher departments.

2020 Outstanding Independents, Experience: Barons Market and Eddie's of Roland Park

These 2 independent grocers — one in the Bay Area and one in Baltimore — focus on the customer

2020 Outstanding Independents, Health & Wellness: Pilgrim's Market

A Coeur d'Arlene, Idaho, independent grocer with a passion for natural foods and socially responsible living

2020 Outstanding Independents, Bakery: Trig's

This Minocqua, Wis. independent grocer has a list of "Top 5 Reasons to Try Trig's to Go"

2020 Outstanding Independents, Produce: Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace

This Farmingdale, N.Y., independent grocer focuses on the best fresh produce and meats

2020 Outstanding Independents, Culinary: Glorioso’s Italian Market

This Milwaukee staple is build upon a tradition of family recipes

Deadline nears for Progressive Grocer’s annual contest

Entries being accepted from independent grocers now through Dec. 13 for 2020 contest

Outstanding Single Store: Cardiff Seaside Market, Cardiff, Calif.

An inside look at Gelson’s, Barons Market and Cardiff Seaside Market

2019 Outstanding Independents awards recipients demonstrate how being small can be an advantage

2018's Outstanding Independents emphasize local, enjoyable experiences

When My Fresh Basket owner Ramona Higashi was approached about building a supermarket from the ground up along the river in Spokane, Wash., she and her team knew that the concept would have to play off the location. “We have a great view, so we thought, all right, we’re going to highlight

PSK Supermarkets, a 13-store independent family-run grocery chain in the New York metropolitan area, uses technology in a variety of ways to deepen relationships between customers and team members to drive sales and remain competitive. Foodtown has offered an ecommerce site for online shopping f

Expansion doesn’t always mean a second location. Instead, Cardiff Seaside Market owners John and Pete Najjar decided to remodel and expand the location they had, growing it from 13,000 square feet to 18,500 square feet.

Show More