Your general store - stocked with staples such as milk, bread, clothing, household goods, hardware, and tools - is more than just a corner shop. Your general merchandise store offers a reprieve from "big-box" shops and a taste of local flavor. Often, shops like yours are a central part of your community, saving your customers a long trek to the city and offering them a variety of discounted goods.
To keep your general store profitable, you have to worry about more than commercialized competitors. A single natural disaster or liability lawsuit could close your shop's doors for good if you don't have a financial safety net in place. Plus there are customer slips and falls, thefts, and your employees' on-the-job injuries that could translate into a setback for your business.
That's why general store owners rely on small business insurance - for the reassurance that their stores can survive a costly hit. Our retail insurance agents understand the risks your shop faces and recommend the following policies to safeguard your business…
Ready to create the risk management plan that gives you peace of mind and security to keep growing? Apply online for a small business insurance quote, and we'll send you rates to review.