Our relationships are built on trust and respect. That is why our word is our bond and we strive to earn your business every day.
Because We Take Your Success Personally
For the past 90 years, we’ve been doing what it takes to keep independent grocers growing and thriving.
Your success is our priority, because we know that when independents shine, their communities do as well. Our business relationships are more than just transactional; they’re about co-creation, insight sharing and bringing you unparalleled value and customer experiences. Our partnerships are built to last, evolving with your needs to keep you competitive for generations to come.
Because We Do Things Differently
With MDI Services, you get our full support and attention. Innovative practices, top technological tools, and value-packed pricing to win in an ever-competitive marketplace:
Reach your shoppers in the channel they prefer with our Marketing Solutions
Win shoppers over online with Ecommerce and curbside pick up
Run your store seamlessly with MDI Technology Services
We always say the difference is our people.
Every member of our support team has years of experience in grocery retail. They understand and are responsive to all of your needs, questions and issues.
We operate as a family working together for a common goal with our entire team dedicated to your success.
Get support in everything from store design to financial planning with Store Development Services
Run like the best in the business with our applied expertise and Training Programs
Our customers love our simple and straightforward pricing.
Easy onboarding, with no surprises or hidden costs
We help you see what your bottom line will look like at a glance
Retain shoppers and drive loyalty. Our deep experience and smart offerings include unique products and the programs that keep customers coming back.
Capture shopper loyalty with MDI Fresh Programs
Win in the marketplace with our Private Brands
Attract multicultural shoppers in your community with our Total Latino Solution
We are immersed in grocery retail every day. Benefit from our in-house expertise with trending products and future-forward consumer analysis.
Product offerings based on industry-leading research
Merchandising programs to help you maximize your sales
Digital and physical food shows with exclusive and time-relevant content
There's a good reason that our customers stay with us. We are here for the entire life cycle of your business, helping you to stay ahead by preparing your people for today and tomorrow.
Empower the future leaders of your business with MDI Training
Succession Planning to ensure your store is there for your community after your retirement
Because We're Investing in You
Everyone at MDI is here for you whenever you need, ready to get our hands dirty and co-create alongside you
We share years of expertise and perspectives from retail and logistics to help you tackle any business challenge
We unlock experiences with offerings, tools and services that are efficient for you and engaging for your customers
We provide training to enable your business to continue to serve your community for generations to come
Because We Deliver
When COVID-19 hit, even the big box chains struggled with supply and demand. So how did MDI independents meet the needs of their customers and attract new shoppers?
With the help of MDI's exceptional communication, planning and fair pricing, these stores surpassed expectations every single day, endearing themselves to their communities and inspiring loyalty.View Our Stories