There are mainly two types of food stores- grocery stores and supermarket. A grocery store is a comparatively small in size but is a bulk seller of food. They primarily sell foods in retail, but large food stores save a large amount of non-food materials also.
- Huge general food stores:
There are a large enough food stores which we usually know as the supermarket. Supermarkets are both the retail and bulk seller of goods. They sell huge amount every day. They are mainly found in the urban areas.
- Crucial role amid rural communities:
It is unnecessary to say that grocery stores play a pivotal part in supporting the rural mass by selling goods to them and also by giving tax to the rural administration. They also help the farmers by buying their items in a large amount and with a significant amount of money.
Benefits of using general food stores:
- Provide foods to the locals:
They provide relief just by selling the goods to the local communities. They not only sell the foods but also help the locals to get them at a good price without going at a large distance to have them.
- Help in getting non-food items:
Today’s general food stores
not only provide food to the locals but also those items which are necessary for preparing them, such as gas, stoves, and many others.
Nowadays the foods in the food stores- in general, are not restricted to the season and locality. The food stores supply the off-season foods and also the foods from different regions.