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Rural Grocery Stores: Ownership Models that Work for Rural Communities

Description
Describes the four primary models of rural grocery store ownership - independent retailer, community-owned, cooperative, and school-based - and provides examples of each. Supplements information presented in the previous brief, Rural Grocery Stores: Importance and Challenges, that highlights the importance of maintaining grocery stores in rural communities.
Author(s)
Jon M. Bailey
Date
10/2010
Type
Document
Organization
Center for Rural Affairs
Tagged as
Community and economic development ยท Food security and nutrition