ASG to service New Jersey’s largest Italian specialty store with a localized ad program
Port Washington, NY, May 14, 2019 – Port Washington, NY–ASG (Associated Supermarket Group) is now the primary supplier to New Jersey’s full-service specialty grocer, Corrado’s Family Affair, a leading volume Italian and international food retailer since 1950.
Corrado’s is known for variety without pretense where the stores have become a destination for people who love to cook. Now with its fifth location that opened on Saturday May 11th in Denville, New Jersey, consumers may not know exactly what they are looking for but one of Corrado’s friendly staff members will assist in finding the freshest ingredients needed.
“We welcome ASG as our supplier as we embark on our fifth supermarket,” said Gerald Corrado, President of Corrado’s Family Affair. “We are at liberty to operate our stores with the efficiencies needed and the flexibility to pass more savings on to our customers,” he continued. For over 70-years, Corrado’s Family Affair is a destination for New Jersey families who indulge in specialty and international rarities at bulk. “Enrolling Corrado’s in ASG’s network will propel both companies to achieve historical growth,” said Joe Garcia, CEO of Associated Supermarket Group, “and we look forward to providing the custom merchandising services and supermarket support solutions Corrado’s needs.”
“Serving a diverse customer and consumer is at ASG’s core; we welcome the opportunity to service the institution Corrado’s Family Affair is for the state of New Jersey,” said Zulema Wiscovitch, Chief Administrative Officer of Associated Supermarket Group. Corrado’s is known for its international flavor and ability to merchandise to an ever-growing and culturally diverse consumer base. “ASG will provide Corrado’s the merchandising and product assortment needed to respond to their customer’s palate preference,” she continued.
“We are committed to providing Corrado’s aggressive merchandising to drive center store and perimeter sales. Using analytical data for both category movement and consumer preference, the store will stock products with ideal assortment. The new Denville store will introduce this optimal schematic layout.” said Ken Scher, SVP of Retail Development of Associated Supermarket Group.
Associated Supermarket Group, LLC (ASG) serves independently owned supermarkets in the New York Tri-State Area and other cities along the U.S. Eastern Seaboard. ASG provides store financing, leverages its relationships with suppliers and vendors, as well as its collective buying power to provide efficient procurement, distribution, marketing, merchandising, advertising, promotion and other retail solutions. ASG’s supermarket banners include Associated, Compare, Met, Met Fresh, Metropolitan City Market, Pioneer and other independently named stores. For more information about Associated Supermarket Group visit, www.asghq.com.