Laurel Grocery Co Inc


Laurel Grocery Company is the alternative full line wholesaler of choice for the Independent Retailer who wants the advantages of a large wholesaler with the personal touch and flexibility of a family owned company.

The Laurel Grocery Company was founded in the year 1922 by the Griffin and Chesnut families who currently maintain 100 percent of ownership in the Company. Laurel Grocery Company is located in London, Kentucky which is 70 miles south of Lexington, Kentucky and 90 miles north of Knoxville, Tennessee. The company serves stores in Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Ohio, Indiana and West Virginia.

Laurel offers a complete program for any Independent Retailer from which to choose IGA, foodworld, Shoprite and Convenience Store Division. LaurelÂâ€Ã¢„¢s retail services include Development and Engineering, Retail Accounting, Payroll Service, Window Posters, Frequent Shopper Program, Non Foods Service or Non Service, Perishable Specialist, Warehouse Milk Program and Warehouse Egg Program.

Laurel Grocery Company is a full Service wholesaler. Company provides complete merchandising and advertising programs, complete retail development and engineering services, complete retail accounting program, complete insurance and financial services program and reclamation facility. Laurel Grocery Company's merchandising program offers over 23,000 items, including items from groups like grocery, frozen, meat, cigarettes tobacco, fluid milk, ice cream, dairy, eggs and bakery.

Laurel Grocery Company's Retail Accounting provides quarterly statements, budgets established by R.O.C. and retailer, sales tax reporting, complete Payroll services including payroll taxes and W 2 forms and Coupon redemption program. Laurel Grocery Company provides many benefits for the employees and their families. Their complete insurance and financial services program covers aspects such as group health, life, dental, retirement plans 401(k), profit sharing, Short and long term disability, cancer protection, property and liability and workers compensation.

The company believes that their success begins and ends with their retail customers.Laurel has all the products, programs and services that any aggressive independent retailer would need to be successful.