Erik Petrovski

Meijer joins consortium to reinvent the retail bag

Meijer joins consortium to reinvent the retail bag

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer said Thursday that it has joined the Beyond the Bag Initiative that seeks to find sustainable alternatives to single-use plastic bags. The move is part of the retailer’s ongoing efforts to reduce waste and improve recycling, said Vik Srinivasan, senior vice president of properties and real estate. “Meijer operates under