Charles Watson is the operator of the Modesto Grocery Outlet.  Charles has spent more than 35 years in the retail grocery business, including 16 years as a Store Director for Albertsons and 8 years as a Store Director for ABC Markets in Southern California.  Charles joined the Grocery Outlet family in 2010 and trained with the Lagans in both Modesto Grocery Outlet stores.  

Charles originally hails from Mississippi, but most of his family now resides in Southern California.  He’s the proud father of daughters Raishawn and Lakeysha. He’s also grandfather to his number one fan: Sidney.  He looks forward to putting down roots in the Modesto community and bringing extreme bargains and excellent service to his customers.

Charles is a grocer at heart.  He’s excited to provide his customers with the products they want at prices they love.  He plans to be very involved in the community and use his creativity and experience in the grocery industry to think of new ways to give back to his customers. Stop by to say hello and check out his bright, clean store!