Every February, Progressive Grocer honors some of the top independent grocers in the industry with its Outstanding Independent awards. This year, 21 grocers share what makes their businesses uniquely equipped to succeed in today’s fast-changing environment.
They’re all facing tough competition, including Amazon and a changing consumer who
doesn’t shop or see retail stores the same as in the past, and have managed to come out on top. They’ve all shared their winning strategies for being outstanding in the following categories: