7 Incredible Supermarkets In Arizona You’ve Probably Never Heard Of But Need To Visit

Over the years, I’ve seen plenty of grocery store chains in Arizona come and go. For example, do AJ Bayless, Southwest Supermarket, or ABCO ring a bell? In the last two decades, national chains have taken over the grocery market here in Arizona and finding locally-owned stores has become more difficult and, in some places, incredibly rare. If you miss knowing that your dollars are staying in Arizona’s economy, you’re in luck! Today, we’re going to check out a few independent, locally-owned grocery stores where you can pick up your daily needs and specialty items.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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