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Meijer donates $1.1 mil to Simply Give on behalf of Meijer LPGA Classic

Meijer donates $1.1 mil to Simply Give on behalf of Meijer LPGA Classic

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Despite the cancellation of the 2020 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give, Meijer is donating $1.1 million to its Simply Give hunger relief program on behalf of the tournament, the company said Monday. “Meijer is committed to enriching lives in the communities we serve, which is more important now than ever before,”

Meijer’s Rick Keyes named new NACDS chairman

Meijer’s Rick Keyes named new NACDS chairman

ARLINGTON, Va. – Rick Keyes, president and chief executive officer of Meijer Inc., has succeeded Richard Ashworth as chairman of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. Triggered by Ashworth’s resignation as Walgreens president to become CEO at Tivity Health Inc., the transition adheres to the association’s long-established succession plan. Rick Keyes Keyes, who had

Latest small-format Meijer opens

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Local dignitaries last month joined in a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of Meijer Inc.’s first small-format store in metropolitan Detroit. Woodward Corner Market anchors a mixed-use development in Royal Oak, Mich. The 41,000-square-foot store features open-air elements, with 25-foot ceilings, a pedestrian-friendly design and six garage-style doors that open

Meijer rolls out home delivery service in suburban Cleveland

Meijer rolls out home delivery service in suburban Cleveland

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — One week after an historic day for Meijer, on which it opened three stores in a single day for the first time in its 85-year history, the Midwest family-owned retailer has now launched its popular Meijer Home Delivery service in suburban Cleveland. Starting Tuesday, more than 90,000 households in Avon, Mentor and Stow

Meijer slates store debuts

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer Inc. is opening three new supercenters next month in the northeast Ohio cities of Mentor, Stow and Avon. Meijer officials and local dignitaries are scheduled to participate in ribbon-cutting ceremonies at the stores on May 14. Promotions and special events are set to begin May 19 at each of the

Expectations high

NEW YORK — Although most preseason forecasters anticipate robust consumer spending during the year-end holidays, retailers are leaving little to chance. Wal­­mart launched a mobile technology called Check Out With Me designed to allow employees to check out customers in the busiest areas of the store, such as the consumer electronics and toy departments. Walmart

Meijer remains in expansion mode

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer Inc. is continuing its steady expansion drive, opening its newest supercenter last month in Hudsonville, Mich. It is slated to open a new, smaller-format store under a different banner in Grand Rapids late this month. The Hudsonville supercenter measures 155,000 square feet and combines traditional design elements with innovative features.

Meijer adds Supercenter in Indianapolis

Meijer adds Supercenter in Indianapolis

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Meijer has expanded its presence in Indianapolis with the opening Tuesday of a 192,000-square-foot  supercenter in the city’s North Kessler neighborhood. “We always work hard to find locations that will benefit from our offerings, so we are proud to provide our new neighbors in Indianapolis with our great combination of selection

Meijer announces $400 million expansion plan

Meijer announces $400 million expansion plan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer Inc.’s expansion plans for the year include an investment of more than $400 million in projects that will include the construction of nine new Meijer supercenters and the remodeling of 32 other outlets. “We are pleased to continue to grow and invest in the Midwest communities that have supported us