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Meijer advocates early flu shots

Meijer advocates early flu shots

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer pharmacists are urging patients to get their flu shots early this year. “We know many people are tired of hearing about vaccines right now,” said Jackie Morse, Meijer vice president of pharmacy. “However, COVID-19 is still a real concern and if people come down with the seasonal flu on top

Meijer offers vaccine incentives for college students

Meijer offers vaccine incentives for college students

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — As an increasing number of colleges and universities set COVID-19 vaccination mandates for their students, faculty and staff for the fall semester, Meijer announced Monday that it will provide college students with a $10 coupon off any purchase when they complete the vaccination process at a Meijer store. “Returning to campus is a

Meijer to host supplier diversity product showcase

Meijer to host supplier diversity product showcase

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer said it will host a supplier diversity product presentation event in September, giving Michigan businesses owned by Black, Indigenous and people of color the opportunity to showcase their offerings for interested Meijer merchants. The event will leverage the retailer’s partnership with Start Garden, a Grand Rapids-based business incubator focused on empowering start-ups through financial, intellectual

Meijer again recognized for disability inclusion

Meijer again recognized for disability inclusion

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer was named a 2021 Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion, demonstrating its ongoing commitment to championing a culture of dignity and respect for its team members. This recognition comes from the 2021 Disability Equality Index (DEI), which is a unique, joint initiative of Disability:IN and the American Association of People with

2021 Meijer LPGA Classic draws top golfers

2021 Meijer LPGA Classic draws top golfers

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The 2021 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give will draw the world’s best golfers to Grand Rapids once again with early commitments from top LPGA players, including defending champion Brooke Henderson. Former champions Lexi Thompson, Sei Young Kim and Mirim Lee will join Henderson in the field, alongside the other big names on tour.   “We’re excited to see so many familiar

Meijer offers $10 reward for vaccinations

Meijer offers $10 reward for vaccinations

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer is encouraging customers to get vaccinated by offering a $10 coupon to anyone who gets their shots, the retailer said Wednesday. Eligible customers vaccinated at a Meijer store will receive a coupon good for $10 off any purchase. The retailer is also offering coupons worth $10 off a purchase of

Meijer opens three new supercenters

Meijer opens three new supercenters

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.— Meijer has opened three new 155,000-square-foot supercenters, Meijer president and CEO Rick Keyes said Thursday. Located in Seven Hills and Boardman, Ohio, and Westfield, Indiana, the new stores promise “a state-of-the-art shopping experience,” providing customers multiple ways to shop in a specialty store environment. “These new stores reinforce our ongoing commitment to

Meijer gives out more than one million vaccines

Meijer gives out more than one million vaccines

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer pharmacies have crossed the threshold of one million vaccine doses administered through the retailer’s in-store clinics, and they are now launching a “walk-up” vaccine program at all Meijer locations. “The one million vaccine milestone is a tremendous achievement by our incredibly hard-working pharmacy teams,” Meijer President & CEO Rick Keyes said. “When

Meijer gives to Midwest Urban League Chapters

Meijer gives to Midwest Urban League Chapters

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer on Monday announced an investment of $1 million in 19 Urban League chapters across the Midwest that align with its focus areas of economic impact, health, workforce development and education. The retailer said the move is part of an ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion. “Meijer cares about the communities it

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