Committed to the success of Independent Retail
More Independent Retail Grocers are turning to Associated
Grocers of New England every day. Stores of every size and
format across the six-state New England region and into the
Upstate New York/Albany area agree: AG New England is
a better choice for independents.
AG New England is at the right place at the right time. In
today’s marketplace, we are a formidable resource with
serious advantages for Independent Retailers. A comprehensive array of
services, products, programs, resources, opportunities
and assistance has been designed to meet the needs of today's local independent stores. And most importantly, we do it all from the
perspective of you, the retailer. We are owned by independents.
Our services and responsiveness all come from your point of view.
Independent Retail Grocers
One size or one solution – simply does not
fit all. Every store and every marketplace is different.
That's why we're flexible
and always willing to provide the right solutions to meet every store's
needs. When a retailer has a question, concern or problem,
what they get from AG New England is a quick, solution-oriented
We’re eager to tell you more about what AG New England
has to offer and how we can serve your store or stores. We
have the dedication, technology, resources, experience and
people that make a big difference for any Independent Retailer.
Our team of over two dozen retail counselors and product specialists
provides in-store retail support that can make a big difference. Services include training
and assistance with all aspects of retailing… working
hands-on at the store level to help retailers make the
most of their operations. With specialists in Produce,
Deli/Bakery, Meats, and Center Store Products, we're up-to-date
on what's working today and how to strengthen any store’s
We understand the importance of good communication. Customer
service and sales support associates work closely with retail
counselors and specialists to form a communications network
that optimizes service to every store. Armed with a working
knowledge of the competitive marketplace and the full support
and resources of the Distribution Center, the AG New England
team of counselors greatly assists retailers by developing
and implementing programs that substantially benefit store
AG New England has recently expanded the retail coverage team in Maine, which now makes possible the same level of support that the rest of New England enjoys.
Please contact our staff if you have questions or would like to discuss how AG New England can help your store reach a new level of success.
Senior Vice President Sales & Retail Development Mike Violette (603-223-5304), Business Development Specialist Dennis Mogan (603-223-5429), or Director of Business Development Nathan Beit (603-223-5436).
Associated Convenience Grocers
Today's convenience stores think outside of the box when it comes to variety and merchandising, and their customers are rewarding them with higher sales per square foot, increased shopping frequency, and greater profits. The most successful independent convenience operators are continually redefining what they offer their customers. The possibilities are limited only by a store owner's imagination, management skills, and a store's source of supply and support.
Associated Convenience Grocers offers a comprehensive variety
of what today’s convenience retailer needs to maximize
sales and profitability. We have it all, with an exciting
depth of fresh product: fruits and salads, dairy, deli and
bakery, and food service items such as soups, sandwiches,
pizza and more. We back it up with specialized support services, expanding technology options, and expertise in convenience store operations. No other single-source supplier offers such flexibility, innovation, and dedication to meeting the rapidly changing needs of today's convenience retailers.
The Best Choice for Convenience Retailers
Our Food Service Program has the right mix of products and programs that work on a store-by-store basis, based on customer needs and the level of operational involvement preferred. Choices range from freeze-and-thaw to "make it from scratch" items and everything in between:
- Sandwiches & Soups
- Burgers & Hot Dogs
- Ice Cream and Frozen Foods
- Fruits and Salads
- Deli and Bakery
- Support Services
- Technologies and Expertise
- Targeted Incentive Programs
- Cigarettes and Tobacco
- General Merchandise
- Health and Beauty Care
- Store Supplies
Download our Associated Convenience Grocers brochure.
Contact General Manager Steve Felton (603-223-5442).