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Associated Grocers of New England

  • Street: PO Box 6000
  • Town: Pembroke, NH
  • Contact: Michael Violette
  • Telephone: 800-228-2324
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AG New England was founded in 1946 by a small, enterprising group of independent grocers drawn together to combine their buying power. Over the past 60-plus years, Associated Grocers of New England, Inc., has grown to become a formidable resource, providing the products, programs, services, technologies and innovative solutions Independent Retailers need to best assure their future success.

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After 30 Years, Teago General Store Changes Hands

A week after signing the store away, Chuck Gundersen sat in his blue apron at the butcher block near the dry goods shelves, describing how others viewed him during his 30-year tenure as proprietor of the Teago General Store.


“It always sounds to me like I’m the antithesis of what a general store owner should be,” Gundersen said, his freckled skin and white hair a testament to his 73 years. “People will say, ‘The guy never talks. He doesn’t smile very much. He’s very reserved.’ ”