14 May

Corrado’s Family Affair opens its fifth location and joins the ASG Network of Independent Stores

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.

The Corrado Family – Denville, NJ Grand Opening – May 11, 2019

Corrado’s Family Affair 3130 Route 10 West, Denville NJ, 07834

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19 Feb

ASG Welcomes Uncle Giuseppe’s to its Network of Independent Stores

 ASG to provide tailored ad program offerings

Port Washington, NY, February 18, 2019 – Port Washington, NY–ASG (Associated Supermarket Group) becomes primary supplier to full-service specialty grocer, Uncle Giuseppe’s Marketplace, a leading Italian food retail destination with locations in Long Island and Ramsey, NJ.

At a time where supermarkets are destinations for fresh produce and specialty foods, ASG will focus on improving Uncle Giuseppe’s center store business. ASG is committed to ensuring growth and profitability for Uncle Giuseppe’s by providing the tools and resources to respond to market conditions with adequate assortment.

“We are very excited to have Uncle Giuseppe’s as our newest customer and look forward to working together with a shared vision to achieve their growth objectives”, said Joe Garcia, CEO of Associated Supermarket Group.

“We are delighted with the opportunity to provide our merchandising services and supermarket support solutions to the Uncle Giuseppe’s group of stores,” said Zulema Wiscovitch, Chief Administrative Officer of Associated Supermarket Group.

Uncle Giuseppe’s is an institution in the New York supermarket space.  They place a special emphasis on the shopper’s experience with Italian themed stores offering a wide variety of homemade pastas and sauces, specialty foods, mainstream groceries, and a rich assortment of produce and meat. “We are excited about our partnership with ASG. In the same manner we treat our customers like family, ASG has committed to us the same level of loyalty and support,” said Carl DelPrete, CEO of Uncle Giuseppe’s.  “Dealing with ASG over the past several months has shown all of us at Uncle Giuseppe’s their commitment to service, professionalism, and their ability to execute at the highest level,” he added.

“We are dedicated to the way we are implementing retail services and execution for Uncle Giuseppe’s. Our ISE teams will provide schematic category assessments and analytics, so Uncle Giuseppe’s can offer consumers a top-selling product-mix that will continue to meet the changing consumer demands,” 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.

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Photo: Uncle Giuseppe’s. 1108 Route 112 Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776 https://uncleg.com

24 Jul

Pangea Shelf Labels

Attention all ASG store owners and managers,

 

Be advised that you should expect your weekly price change shelf labels between Tuesday and Thursday every week.

 

In the event of not having received the FedEx package with the weekly labels coming from Pangea on Thursday by noon, you need to immediately contact Pangea Customer Service, they will track your delivery and/or reorder and expedite it if necessary, in order to get your labels delivered to your store in a timely manner.

 

Contact:

Pangea Customer Service:

contact@pangea-cds.com