Butera markets offer standard grocery store items, including dairy, produce, bread, bakery items and fruits and vegetables. Butera caters to Americans around the greater Chicago region, advertising as a grocer and carrier of fine and upscale grocery items. Its selection includes staple ingredients and fresh food, making it a source for one-stop shopping.
Butera currently operates under the name Butera Market, departing from its original founding name of Butera Finer Foods, which it used upon establishment in the late 1960's. Despite changing its name, Butera retains its heritage as a family owned and operated establishment. It boasts supreme customer service, deriving from high-quality food choices and low prices.
Butera provides items typically found in gourmet and upscale stores, such as several choices of baked bread, bakery items and a delicatessen offering cheeses and meats. The store contains a seafood department also, and prides itself on a variety of produce as well.
Butera exists as a Chicago-area chain store, and consists of nine separate markets. It belongs to the Butera family, which runs the chain of Piggly Wiggly grocery stores in Wisconsin and Illinois. Locally, the Butera chain competes with other high-end grocery retailers, including Plum Market and Mariano's Fresh Market. In addition to the family grocery chain, Butera family members own several regional restaurants and real estate.