Affiliated foods midwest store locations, headquartered in Norfolk, Nebraska, is one of the member-owners of Topco,. The retailer’s cooperative has two other centers in Kenosha, Wisconsin and Elwood, Kansas.
The company serves the states of Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado, Kansas, and Oklahoma.
Established in 1931 in Plainview, Nebraska, the company was originally called General Wholesale name until 1977 when the name was changed to Affiliated Foods. Affiliated Foods is owned by 850-plus independent grocers spread across 16 states. Affiliated Foods is also a member of the Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates.
The company has an affiliated midwest retail stores with IGA (Independent Grocers Alliance) supermarkets and distributes the Shurfine brands. The Shurfine range of products includes Shurfine beverages that were introduced in a 2010 program with 28 flavors designed to offer competitive pricing. Additional products include Shurfine pizza, Shurfresh/Shurfine products, which is the biggest label in the cooperative, and Shurfine Cow Belle Creamery ice cream, with many flavors that the company says is made using America’s highest quality milk and is made to melt away cravings even of the sweetest sweet tooth.
The company, being a member-owner of Topco, distributes other private brands that are designed to facilitate the members’ attempts at differentiation and competing in the marketplace. Some of the private labels include Academix for school and office supplies, Easyclix for photo items, Electrix for electrical products and light bulbs, flashlights and batteries, Domestix for cookware and bake ware.
Other brands include Clear Value, Top Care, Full Circle, Wide Awake Coffee, Paws Premium and World Classic Trading Co., with different lines of merchandise.
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Affiliated Foods Midwest is a member of, or partners with leading industry organizations across the nation.
FMI provides leadership to retailers and wholesalers of food and consumer products, as well as to their supplier partners. FMI also provides direction to partners as the industry innovates to meet the changing needs of its customers.
Affiliated Foods Midwest is a proud IGA LDC (Licensed Distribution Center). We actively support IGA’s mission in bringing together independent grocers across the United States to ensure that the trusted, family-owned local grocery store remained strong in the face of growing chain competition.
The National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) is the national trade association representing the retail and wholesale grocers that comprise the independent sector of the food distribution industry.
Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates (R.O.F.D.A.) is a trade association, comprised of suppliers and distributors in the food industry. R.O.F.D.A.’s mission is to promote and support the retailer-owned distribution segment of the food industry with value added programs and services.
Affiliated Foods Midwest is an active advertiser in the Shelby Report of the Midwest and the Shelby Report of the Southwest. The Shelby Report features a grass roots approach and in-person, in-the-market interviews to ensure readers a closer look at the issues and topics which affect their businesses.
Topco Associates LLC is a privately held company that provides innovative business solutions for its food industry member-owners and customers.