|October 20, 2011||Posted by admin under Uncategorized|
In 1990, the first store of Manuel Marin and Omar Rodriguez was opened in Miami. The business grew quickly, and the second one was opened just 2 years later in 1992. Twenty years later, the two men have increased the stores to 20, employing more than 1,100 employees, popularly called, “associates”. The secret to the success of Presidente Supermarket could be said to be good strategies in controlling price while at the same time maintaining the high quality, efficiency in operations and good customer service.
Today, Presidente Supermarket is one of the largest Hispanic supermarkets in the United States, enjoying special preference of non-Hispanic and Hispanic customers in Florida. The supermarket still makes efforts to reduce the cost of, and improving its operations, so as to continue to reduce the prices of its products. All these steps are made without any negative effect on the different products sold, making there to be an annual increase of 20% in the customer base since the past 5 years.
Presidente Supermarket characterizes itself by lower prices. You should not be surprised to find meals that can feed over four people for less than $10. However, you should not be fooled, because the ingredients are wonderful, and the good thing is that most of them are locally produced. For instance, if you love bell peppers, you can get different types at Presidente Supermarket at low prices; quite cheaper than many other supermarkets in the city. Imagine being able to buy green peppers (3 lbs) for $.99.
If you are the type who is not interested in anything unique or terribly fancy, you can really save your money as you shop at Presidente Supermarket. Doing that, you’ll also be giving support to a local produce and a local business. If you need cheap cheese and deli ham, this is the best place to turn to. Some veggies, like tomatoes, peppers, potatoes are cheaper than the prices of the competitors. However, most non-food products are somehow expensive and the options are a little limited.
Presidente Supermarket maintains many traditional grocery departments in many popular locations where you can always find bakery, deli, pharmacy, flower shop, seafood, frozen food and meat. As a successful grocery business, Presidente Supermarket is constantly improving the conditions of the current stores and reaching out to new markets. Many products are also being introduced from time to time based on the changing needs of the Hispanic population and Americans.
Sometimes, Presidente Supermarket has some great deals on pork and chicken breast, and if you want to take advantage of those things, you should never be late to the store. The place is always full, making late-comers to be left outside or left with the crumbs. The parking situation during these periods has also made some people to complain. The best way to enjoy shopping is to visit the Presidente Supermarket that is close to where you live. This gives you the opportunity to buy things in bulk and also benefit from the different special offers.