Associated Wholesale Grocers

Associated Wholesale GrocersAssociated Wholesale Grocers Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG) is the second-largest retailer-owned grocery wholesaler in the United States. The cooperative serves over 1,900 stores in 21 states. It was founded in 1924 as Associated Grocers of Kansas City and is based in Kansas City, Kansas. Associated Wholesale Grocers produces two brands of grocery products, Best Choice and Always Save. The Store concepts included in the AWG subsidiaries are Homeland, Price Chopper/Price Mart, Country Mart, Cash Saver, Apple Market, Harps, Sunfresh, ThirftWay, United and The Hen House Market.Through an extensive distribution network and eight distribution centers, AWG and its subsidiaries deliver to over 2500 retail outlets in 24 states.AWG provides its retail members, many of them family owned businesses, with assistance in establishing a strategic position in their marketplace that builds upon their unique strengths.The MIT Group, Inc. was selected to redesign and develop handheld ordering applications utilized in their stores on the windows CE Platform (Electronic Scanning Device) and to also modernize communications technology used by their stores to streamline ordering and their replenishment processes. The MIT Group was selected based upon our Technological / Industry expertise and our reputation as a company that