Our Clients

The majority of our clients represent leading food industry retailers in the U.S., with over $150 billion in sales collectively. They include a mix of Topco members and other companies that represent grocery retailers, wholesalers, food service companies, restaurants, convenience stores, drug stores, and other retail businesses.



Ace Hardware

Oak Brook, IL

Founded in 1924, Ace operates more than 4,700 retail stores around the globe, 4,600 of which are independently owned and operated by local entrepreneurs.



Affiliated Foods Inc.

Amarillo, TX

Affiliated Foods meets the needs of grocery stores and restaurants in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, and Arkansas.


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Alex Lee, Inc.

Winston-Salem, NC

Alex Lee is the parent company of Lowes Food Stores, Inc., Merchants Distributors, Inc. (MDI) and Institution Food House, Inc. (IFH). Lowes operates more than 100 stores in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.



All Star Dairy

Lexington, KY

The All Star Association is a buying group serving the food and dairy industry since 1958. Members enjoy volume priced purchasing, quality assurance, comprehensive training programs, and more.

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Alliance Cost Containment

Louisville, KY

Alliance Cost Containment (ACC) provides cost reduction services, and aggregates purchasing volume for clients across many different industries resulting in impressive, sustainable savings.



Associated Food Stores

Salt Lake City, UT

Associated Food Stores is an American retailer cooperative that supplies about 500 independently owned retail supermarkets throughout Utah, Arizona, Idao, Colorado, Montana, Oregon, Nevada, and Wyoming.



Associated Grocers, Inc.

Baton Rouge, LA

Founded in 1950, Associated Grocers is a wholesale grocery distributor serving over 200 independent retail stores in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.



Associated Grocers of New England, Inc.

Pernbroke, NH

Associated Grocers of New England, Inc., is the largest retailer-owned, wholesale grocery Distribution Center In New England. They serve over 600 independent grocery and convenience stores in Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, and Pennsylvania.



Associated Grocers of the South, Inc.

Birmingham, AL

Founded in 1927, Associated Grocers of the South is a grocery cooperative that serves more than 300 independent grocers in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and the panhandle of Florida.

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Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Kansas City, KS

Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG) is the nation's largest cooperative food wholesaler to independently owned supermarkets, serving over 3,500 locations in 35 states and from 9 full-line wholesale divisions.


Balls Foods

Kansas City, KS

Locally owned and family operated since 1923, Balls Foods stores include Hen House, Price Chopper, PayLess Discount Foods, Toppins Gourmet Pies, and Sun Fresh.


Bartell Drugs

Seattle, WA

Family-owned since 1890, Bartell Drugs operates 65 locations in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties, Washington, and is the nation’s oldest family-owned drugstore chain.



Bashas' Inc.

Chandler, AZ

Bashas' operates more than 130 stores under five formats in Arizona, California and New Mexico.


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BIG Y Foods, Inc.

Springfield, MA

Big Y is a family owned and family oriented retail food company with more than 60 retail stores throughout Massachusetts and Connecticut.


Brookshire Holdings, Inc.

Tyler, TX

Brookshire's operates more than 150 stores across Texas and Louisiana.


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Brookshire Brothers, Inc.

Lufkin, TX

Brookshire Brothers operates more than 110 stores in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas. Properties include grocery stores, convenience stores, and free-standing pharmacy, tobacco, and gasoline locations.


C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Keene, NH

C&S provides distribution services to grocery chains and independent stores, delivering to more than 5,000 locations from distribution centers located in 11 states.



CCA Global Partners

Manchester, NH

CCA provides access to innovative products, systems and services and gives independent businesses a competitive edge while allowing them to maintain their identities. They offer an array of tools to maximize operational efficiencies and achieve success.


Centro Cuesta Nacional, C. por. A.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

CCN operates 22 stores in the Dominican Republic.


Certco, Inc.

Madison, WI

Certco distributes to more than 140 independent supermarkets in Wisconsin, Minnesota, northern Illinois and eastern Iowa.


Coborn's Incorporated

St. Cloud, MN

Coborns operates more than 35 conventional grocery stores and superstores in the upper Midwest under the Coborn's and Cash Wise banners.




Kansas City, MO

CSCS is an independent company owned by its Members, comprised of Applebee’s and IHOP franchisee restaurant operators. CSCS is responsible for negotiating all purchasing agreements, distribution arrangements and determining the level of business awarded to each vendor.


CTI Foods

Wilder, ID

Established in 2003, CTI Foods is a privately held company owned by a group of foodservice industry veterans. CTI offers restaurant companies customized menu creations that help them capitalize on growing trends.




Houston, TX

Founded in 1972, Fiest Mart operates 60 stores in Texas, providing a customer-focused grocery shopping experience.




Westchester, IL

Follett has been a trusted partner to Pre-K and K-12 schools, districts, and college campuses for more than 140 years, taking care of the critical details that make it easier for schools to run, teachers to teach and students to learn.


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Frosty Acres Brands

Alpharetta, Georgia

Founded in 1954, Frosty Acres is a leader in quality and variety of foodservice products. Frosty Acres offers members over 2,000 items in their line of proprietary brands.


The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Company

Akron, OH

F.W. Albrecht Grocery Company operates more than 15 stores in Ohio under the Acme Fresh Market banner.



Giant Eagle, Inc.

Pittsburgh, PA

Giant Eagle operates more than 215 stores throughout western Pennsylvania, Ohio, northern West Virginia, and western Maryland.



Golub Corporation / Price Chopper Supermarkets

Schenectady, NY

Golub Corporation operates more than 125 stores in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.



Harp’s Foods

Springdale, AZ

Founded by Harvard and Floy Harp in 1930, Harp’s Foods operates 82 stores in Arkansas, Okalhoma, Missouri, and Kansas. The company provides quality, service, freshness, and competitive prices.


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Hy-Vee, Inc.

West Des Moines, IA

An employee-owned corporation, Hy-Vee operates approximately 230 retail stores across eight Midwestern states.



Imperial Distributors, Inc.

Auburn, MA

Imperial Distributors serves more than 2,000 chain and independent supermarkets with locations throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states.




St. Paul, MN

INFRA is an association owned and governed by independent natural and organic food retailers of all sizes. They unite their members for the purpose of providing operational support, leveraging purchasing power, and engaging in other marketing activities.



IUPAT / International Union of Painters and Allied Trades

Hanover, MD

IUPAT represents over 160,000 members who work in the finishing trades as industrial and commercial painters, drywall finishers, wall coverers, glaziers, glass workers, floor coerinstallers, sign makers, display workers, convention and show decorators, and other professionals based in the construction industry.



King Kullen Grocery Co., Inc.

Bethpage, NY

King Kullen operates more than 50 stores in New York under the King Kullen and Wild by Nature banners.



K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.

Abingdon, VA

K-VA-T operates 100 stores in Kentucky, Virginia, and Tennessee under the Food City and Super Dollar banners.



Larroc, Inc.

El Paso, TX

Larroc operates more than 66 stores in Mexico and serves the import needs exclusively for S-MART Mexicana.



Laurel Grocery Company LLC

London, KY

Laurel Grocery Company serves more than 600 independent retailers in Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, West Virgina, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio.



Lucky’s Market

Niwot, CO

Lucky’s Market was founded in 2003 as a specialty grocery store chain focused on organic, natural, and locally grown products sold at affordable prices with genuine personal service. They operate 17 stores in 13 states throughout the Midwest and Southeast United States.



Lund Food Holdings, Inc.

Edina, MN

Lund Food Holdings operates more than 20 stores in Minnesota under the Lunds and Byerly’s banners.


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Hickory, NC

MDI supplies over 600 retail food stores with food and non-food items in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, Alabama, West Virginia, Ohio, Florida, Pennsylvania, and Kentucky.



Meijer, Inc.

Grand Rapids, MI

Meijer is a pioneer of the supercenter concept operating more than 200 stores throughout Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio.



Mitchell Grocery Corporation

Albertville, AL

Mitchell Grocery Corporation serves more than 250 independent supermarkets in the Southeast.


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Northgate Markets

Anaheim, CA

Founded in 1980, Northgate Markets operates 41 retail food stores in California, throughout Los Angeles, San Diego, and Orange Counties.



Olean Wholesale Grocery Cooperative, Inc.

Olean, NY

Olean Wholesale Grocery is a retailers' cooperative serving independent supermarkets in New Yor, Pennsylvania, and Ohio.



Orscheln Farm & Home

Moberly, MO

Orscheln Farm and Home is a retail chain of farm and ranch supplies stores. They operate more than 160 stores in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, and Missouri.



Oppenheimer Companies, Inc. (Golbon)

Boise, ID

Golbon is a broadline purchasing and marketing group with more than 180 independent food service and convenience store distributor members across the United States. Golbon is a division of Oppenheimer Companies, Inc.



Piggly Wiggly Alabama Distributing Company, Inc.

Bessemer, AL

Currently serving more than 270 stores in seven states, Piggly Wiggly Alabama Distributing Company is a leading wholesale supplier cooperative that distributes food and nonfood products to Piggly Wiggly Supermarkets in Alabama and neighboring states.


Piggly Wiggly Midwest, LLC

Sheboygan, WI

Piggly Wiggly Midwest supplies more than 120 grocery retail stores in Wisconsin and Illinois.


Pueblo Inc.

Carolina, Puerto Rico

Pueblo operates 22 Pueblo supermarkets and a distribution center.



Quick Chek Corporation

Whitehouse Station, NJ

Quick Chek operates more than 100 convenience stores throughout New Jersey and southern New York.




Tulsa, OK

An employee-owned company, Reasor's has 19 locations and one convenience store and employs nearly 3,000 people in Northeastern Oklahoma.


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Restaurant Supply Chain Solutions

Louisville, KY

Restaurant Supply Chain Solutions, LLC (RSCS) is the exclusive supply chain management organization for Yum! Brands, Inc. and its three restaurant systems — KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell. RSCS also manages the supply chain for the A&W restaurant system through specific purchasing agreements.



Roche Bros. Supermarkets LLC

Wellesley Hills, MA

Roche Bros. operates 18 stores in Massachusetts under the Roche Bros. and Sudbury Farms banners.




Pinson, AL and Scottsdale, AZ

ROFDA is a cooperative formed to facilitate and enhance the success of Independent Retail Grocers in the United States.



The Save Mart Companies

Modesto, CA

Save Mart operates nearly 240 stores in California and Nevada under the Save Mart, S-Mart Foods, Lucky, and Food Maxx banners.



Schnuck Markets, Inc.

St. Louis, MO

Schnuck Markets operates more than 100 stores in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Iowa.



Southeastern Grocers, LLC

Jacksonville, FL

Southeastern Grocers, parent company of BI-LO, Harveys, and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, is the fifth-largest conventional supermarket chain in the U.S. and the second-largest conventional supermarket in the southeast based on store count.



SpartanNash Co.

Grand Rapids, MI

SpartanNash (SPTN) is a Fortune 400 company and the largest food distributor serving US military commissaries and exchanges in the world. The company also supplies independent grocery retailers and corporate-owned retail stores in 46 states, the District of Columbia, Europe, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Bahrain, and Egypt.



Stater Bros. Markets

San Bernardino, CA

Stater Bros. Markets operates more than 165 full service supermarkets in Southern California.



Tops Markets, LLC

Buffalo, NY

Tops Markets operates more than 120 full-service supermarkets and five franchise supermarkets in western and central New York and northwestern Pennsylvania.


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United Supermarkets, LLC

Lubbock, TX

United Supermarkets, LLC is a Texas-based, retail grocery chain with stores in 46 markets across north and west Texas and eastern New Mexico, with distribution centers in Lubbock and Roanoke. They operate 73 stores under five banners: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, United Express, and Albertsons Market.



URM Stores, Inc. 

Spokane, WA

Founded in 1921, URM Stores, Inc. is a retailers' cooperative serving independent supermarkets in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. They are a member of ROFDA and an owner of Western Family Foods.



Wakefern Food Corp.

Keasbey, NJ

Wakefern is the largest retailer-owned wholesale cooperative in the United States servicing more than 300 supermarkets across nine states in the northeastern market.


W. Lee Flowers

Scranton, SC

W. Lee Flowers & Co., Inc. operates IGA and independent supermarkets in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. The company sells products such as toys, kitchenware, cups and bowls, etc. The company was founded in 1922.



Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

Rochester, NY

Wegmans operates more than 75 stores primarily in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland.



Weis Markets, Inc.

Sunbury, PA

Weis operates more than 160 stores in five states including Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and West Virginia.