Published: Jan 05 2019
The 6 Most Expensive Work Orders in Grocery
Grocery stores businesses tend to run on profit margins of 1-2% after taxes according to FMI, this means every maintenance dollar counts.
1. Refrigeration and refrigeration compliance.
Our customers spend up to 25-40% of their total work order spend on refrigeration related work orders
2. Building and property maintenance.
Our customers spend 13-18% of their total work order spend on maintaining the buildings and grounds around their store
3. Hot foods and food preparation equipment.
Hot food equipment and food preparation equipment accounts for 11-20% of overall work order spend
5-8% of all work order spend in grocery stores goes to plumbing related work orders
These work orders account for 8-10% of all work orders in a grocery store
Account for 3-8% of all work orders in a grocery store
Grocery stores have significant assets they need to maintain every day to ensure food quality and safety. Over half of a typical grocer’s maintenance spend is in the 6 categories above.
Accruent is a leader in grocery maintenance solutions. To better protect your stores from food loss and improve customer experience.