Since 1945, ECO FOOD DEALERS ASSOCIATION has been helping independent grocery retailers face the day to day challenges of operating a business with unique programs and individual attention. Today, ECO has more than 550 retail members and 70 Associate members representing manufacturers, wholesalers, brokers, and suppliers. These members are located throughout Ohio and neighboring States.

The association is a unique organization of business people with a Board of Trustees comprised of individuals from every avenue of the trade. They are intimately aware of the needs and concerns facing ECO members and serve in representation of all independent retailers in the ECO Association.

Over the past six decades, ECO has grown and changed in response to its members' demands. The association will continue to improve and prosper with its members. Today ECO members enjoy the benefits of some very unique programs.