9 Best Regional Grocery Chains in America

Stew Leonard's

Stew Leonard's sells a variety of foodstuffs, including baked goods, prepared dishes, and house-made mozzarella, all of which are freshly created every day.


When it first began in 1905, it has expanded to over 300 locations throughout the state and another 75 in Mexico.


Customers simply cannot resist the fresh, hand-made sub sandwiches that Publix, the area's leading grocery store chain, offers in its deli.

Stater Bros

Consumers adore Stater Bros.' meat department as well. One Redditor noted that in addition to offering high-quality goods, "They'll carve your meat and season it for you, too!"

Piggly Wiggly

Although several sites have been shuttered recently, it has approximately 500 locations spread out across the American South and a small portion of the midwest.


In order to guarantee that the freshest meat and produce are available on store shelves, the grocery chain has also partnered with 400 family-owned farms.


According to Scrapehero, the "hypermarket" has over 250 sites, the majority of which are in the state of Michigan.


Locals on Reddit rave about Heinen's superior produce, wine selection, bakery, and butcher section.


In the Midwest, Hy-Vee has been in business for almost a century, developing into a powerful regional chain with more than 250 stores.

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