Be a Supplied Customer


Selecting a grocery wholesale supplier for your store(s) is one of the most important business decisions you can make. We happen to think your wisest choice is to invest your future with us. Our company offers the best of both worlds. You will benefit from being part of a large organization that has purchasing buying power, a proven image and numerous support services to help you achieve success. With all the things that our supplied stores do and share together, it’s your individuality as an independent grocer that sets you apart from others. Customer service is our main priority.

Simply put, as a larger, more efficient organization we will have a greater ability to serve you with market-leading products and best-in-class services. For the foreseeable future, while under the corporate name of SpartanNash we will continue to serve you through our distribution platforms, Spartan Stores and Nash Finch Company.

Serving as a value-added supplier is only one way we help our supplied customers succeed. In addition to the 163 stores we own and operate, we supply approximately over 2,100 independent retailers throughout 46 states. We provide these distribution customers with a differentiated go-to-market strategy and value-added partnership.

Our distribution segment provides a selection dry groceries, produce, dairy products, meat, deli, bakery, frozen food, seafood, floral products, general merchandise, pharmacy and health and beauty care items. Also included are private brand grocery, fresh, and general merchandise items.

Geographic Reach

We supply supermarkets in highly competitive markets across the country. We firmly believe that the attributes of our distribution services will also resonate with prospective customers in neighboring states.

Business Development Contacts:

Great Lakes Region: Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana

Jim Gohsman, Vice President, Sales Great Lakes
616-878-8088

South Heartland Region: North and South Carolina, Georgia, North and South Dakota, Nebraska and Minnesota

Joe Hermes, Vice President, Sales South Heartland
419-998-2502