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Restaurants and Retailers

Providing risk mitigation strategies specifically for you

While there are commonalities among businesses in the restaurant, retail, and franchise sector, each one has its own needs and challenges. That’s why it’s important to partner with an insurance broker who takes the time to get to know you and the nuances of your business.

McGriff is honored to listen to you first and understand your needs and concerns. As a national broker, we combine broad capabilities with a personalized, boutique agency level of service from start to finish.

Discover the McGriff difference


Our senior-level team of professionals has developed an expertise in the food service industry by helping owners and franchise operators navigate the industry’s unique complexities. We take a systematic approach to the insurance procurement process, and we work directly with the owner or franchisee to provide comprehensive risk management solutions.

At McGriff, we’re committed to staying on top of food service markets, trends, and laws so we can keep our clients apprised of industry best practices in risk management and insurance.

Look to McGriff for:

  • Insurance placement
  • Risk management
  • Risk control engineering
  • HR consulting
  • Claims advocacy and management
  • Exposure analysis
  • Claims analysis
  • NCII experience mod analysis and projection
  • Alternative risk program expertise
  • Executive risk review
  • Total cost of risk calculations
  • Foodborne illness claims


Retailing is one of the world’s largest and most competitive industries. Today’s retailers face a wide range of challenges, including industry consolidation, employee retention, more litigation threats, and evolving consumer demands.

The experienced team at McGriff is constantly seeking new ways to assist our retail clients in managing their overall cost of risk. From slips and falls to emerging and evolving risks—such as wage and hour disputes, global supplier indemnification, and cyber threats—we’re here to help.

Look to McGriff for:

  • Customer and employee safety
  • Business interruption valuation
  • Vendor indemnification
  • Employment issues (such as discrimination claims, wage allegations, etc.)
  • Collateral management
  • Program placements in catastrophe-prone areas
  • Contract review and management
  • Cyber risks

Who we serve

  • Grocery store chains
  • Big-Box retailers
  • Restaurant companies
  • Franchise restaurant operators
  • Food and/or beverage distributors
  • Sporting goods stores, discounters, etc

Success stories

Pizza Delivery Franchisee  (Business Success Story)

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Our approach begins with understanding your needs and goals, so please contact us to get started.

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Insurance products and services offered through McGriff Insurance Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Truist Insurance Holdings, Inc., are not a deposit, not FDIC insured, not guaranteed by a bank, not insured by any federal government agency and may go down in value.

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