List of grocers

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This is a list of notable grocers. A grocer is a purveyor or bulk seller of food.



Joseph E. Grosberg (left) with business partner Sam Cramer on delivery truck marked, "Grosberg Grocery Co., Inc. Wholesale Grocers, Amsterdam, NY."
Clinton L. Hare (November 7, 1864 – June 4, 1909) was a manager, organizer, and coach of American football, and a lawyer and grocer.


Samuel Budgett (27 July 1794 – 29 April 1851) was an English merchant who built up a wholesale grocery business called H.H. & S. Budgett, based in Kingswood Bristol


Sam Steinberg was an immigrant to Canada who transformed the grocery store founded by his mother, Steinberg's Supermarket, into one of the largest chains in the Province of Quebec.


See also[edit]


  1. ^ 111-Year-Old Firm Loses Its Identity Silas Peirce & Co., Ltd., in New Consolidation, Boston, MA.: Christian Science Monitor, Apr 28, 1926, p. 4B. 
  2. ^ "Samuel Steinberg". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved 6 March 2014. 
  3. ^ (Associated Press) (November 19, 2007). "'Mr. Whipple' of Charmin Fame Dies at 91". Fox News. Retrieved 6 March 2014. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Grocers at Wikimedia Commons