AGD has a distinctive understanding of the issues facing independent grocers as we are the supplier for our sister company Powell’s Supermarket, in three local communities. Standing on a platform of over 60 years of experience in the retail industry, we have a clear view of how to add value through effective distribution. Our president and CEO, Dave Powell, is also a member of the board of directors for the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers (CFIG) – an organization that promotes the health and growth of the independent grocery industry across the country.
AGD has built an extremely knowledgeable and committed sales staff to help your everyday operations run efficiently. We believe that open, effective communication is crucial for a successful partnership. Our Sales Team consists of 14 Outside Sale Representatives and 8 Inside Sale Representatives. You can expect routine visits from our Sales Team and weekly calls to discuss your orders and specific needs.
Ordering is as easy as making a call to our friendly Inside Sales Team to discuss your order and specific needs. We also offer an online ordering program, Power Net, that allows you live access to our current inventory levels and up to the moment pricing. You can browse over 20,000 products from over 600 Suppliers with ease and our daily fill rate is near 98%. Our Sales Representatives are also available for Power Net training.
We also offer a handheld ordering system, Orderhawk, that provides you with a current electronic order guide with accurate pricing. There’s an easy product search function and past order review. Orderhawk allows you to save time and money.
Our impressive fleet consists of over 45 modern trucks and are equipped with multi-temperature refrigerated systems, ensuring only the freshest, highest quality of products are delivered to you. We also offer next day delivery to most areas.