Save-A-Lot’s business model features many competitive advantages that help in today’s hard discount grocery industry.
Some of these advantages are:
- Exclusive brands: High-quality, low-priced private label assortment accounts for the majority of our sales compared to about 20% in a conventional grocery store
- Fewer SKUs (stock keeping units): Reduced SKU assortment (approximately 2,500 items) covers more than 90% of everyday shopper needs
- Low prices: Buying power of over 1,300 stores delivers market-leading everyday low prices
As a leader in the hard discount grocery industry, Save-A-Lot attracts and targets an economically challenged demographic that conventional grocers sometimes neglect. Whether it’s a budgeting family that wants healthy, affordable food or senior citizens that need to buy diet-specific foods, Save-A-Lot offers up to 40% off on the things they need every day. Our bright, inviting stores, exceptional customer service and convenient locations are what keep them coming back.