Helping small business succeed in a big business world …
Wakefern is committed to providing entrepreneurs and independent retailers with the necessary tools to succeed in a competitive market. This goal is especially vital to the independent grocer today as it becomes increasingly difficult to compete with multi-national chains.
Founded by independent grocers looking for a better way of doing business, Wakefern operates its wholesale business with integrity
, focusing on and consistently meeting the unique needs of its retail customers. From Produce to Frozen Foods and Meats to Dairy, Wakefern is continuously scaling its business and emphasizing teamwork
in order to provide outstanding services that enable its wholesale customers to deliver constant value at the store level. Wakefern’s roots as an innovative
retail cooperative endure today as the company deploys new technologies and processes to stay a step ahead in the marketplace.
Wakefern’s core values - integrity, innovation
- provide a strong foundation upon which the company has built its business.