Imagine that it is October 29,1929, and you have just opened the doors to your first grocery store and the bank calls to inform you that the stock you've used for collateral is worthless. So you drain your savings and find ways to survive. That's what Jim Wizer did 80 years ago when he opened Wizer's Fine Foods in Portland, Oregon. That store closed in 1947 and a new location was opened in Lake Oswego, Oregon in 1948. Wizer's relocated to a new facility in 1960 where it is currently located and remains family owned and operated serving fourth generation customers.
At Wizer's the emphasis has always been on customer service, quality, cleanliness and community involvement. The word fine in Wizer's Fine Foods equates not only to the best in gourmet foods and wine but also in produce, meat and groceries. Many of our customers are world travelers and request certain gourmet products after returning from their travels. So Wizer's responds to those requests by contacting vendors, attending national food shows Read more »