Mission, Vision and Values

To leverage our expertise in food distribution and retail to develop, activate and provide impactful solutions that exceed expectations for associates, customers and partners.


A best-in-class business that feels local, where relationships matter.


Our core values are the promises we make to guide our behaviors as we build the SpartanNash winning culture. Our culture is how we treat our customers and colleagues, how we approach challenges as opportunities, how we leverage change to our collective advantage, and how we are held accountable for our results. It is what sets us apart and distinguishes SpartanNash as a great company and a wonderful place to work. We will be “best in class” only when each and every associate embraces the importance of cultivating our culture, and does so each and every day.

Customer Focus – We believe in “customer first,” anticipating needs and exceeding expectations in all interactions, both internal and external.

Innovation – We drive ourselves and each other to challenge convention and turn problems into possibilities.

Patriotism – We care deeply for those who defend our freedom and protect our families.

Teamwork – We overcome challenges better together, with stronger thinking and more creative approaches.

Respect – We believe that valuing each other’s talent and diverse perspective fosters a fair and inclusive atmosphere for growth and success.

Integrity – We approach relationships with honesty and transparency to continually earn trust and confidence.

Accountability – We act with ownership and responsibility, honoring commitments every time.

Celebration & Fun – We take time to celebrate team and individual achievements, incorporating fun into our work.