June 9, 2016

Meijer's accreditation for Specialty Pharmacy at Retail comes less than a year after Meijer acquired specialty pharmacy and health care company Aureus Health Services. 

June 8, 2016

Personal care products brand Steripod has expanded the distribution for its market leading clip-on toothbrush protector.

June 7, 2016

In a new study released exclusively to Adweek, Boston-based consultancy C Space homed in on consumer loyalty among the big retail players, attempting to flesh out some insights about what makes shoppers come back. (Adweek

June 7, 2016

Meijer opened two new supercenters in the Midwest on Tuesday, bringing local shoppers better access to a full-service pharmacy with a drive-thru window.

June 2, 2016

The new Sturgis Meijer pharmacy will offer drive-thru pick up and the company's free prescription program.

May 23, 2016

Meijer opened two of its planned nine new and 32 remodeled stores in 2016 across the Michigan-based retailer's six-state footprint. According to MLive.com, the new 192,000 square-foot supercenters in Evansville, Ind. and Owensboro, Ky., are built to Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design standards and will be open 24 hours a day. (MLive)

May 19, 2016

The new stores are the first of nine new Meijer supercenters to open – and part of an investment of more than $400 million in new and remodeled stores – this year. 

May 18, 2016

Leading Dutch sweets brand Daelmans is expanding distribution of its popular Stroopwafels.

May 17, 2016

Meijer is planning to turn 10 Michigan parking lots into destinations for summer street hockey for kids, according to the Associated Press. The big retailer says there will be an hour of instruction followed by a 30-minute game at 10 stores in July. (AP)

May 16, 2016

The new clinic is the first to open of the several planned retail clinics Meijer announced in April. 

April 29, 2016

Iconic candy brand Hershey is unveiling new, patriotic-themed packaging on some of its most popular brands as excitement for builds for the 2016 Olympic Games. 

April 19, 2016

Meijer is expanding its partnerships with healthcare providers and hospital systems to increase community access to services through in-store and store campus medical clinics.

April 18, 2016

Meijer has plans to open stores in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Cleveland and Minneapolis during the next five years, reported MLive.com. "We see Cleveland as the next city to go to," said CEO Hank Meijer, with the first stores opening in 2018 or 2019, the report continued. (MLive.com)

April 11, 2016

Lebhar-Friedman launches Go Health Events website that connects consumers to retailer-hosted health events.

March 23, 2016
MINNEAPOLIS - Market expansion into the Minneapolis market may be the next step for Meijer, The Grand Rapids Press reported last week, confirming that the grocer acquired 30 acres of land in a Twin City suburb. "I can confirm Meijer has purchased property in Brooklyn Park, Minn.," Frank Guglielmi, Meijer senior director communications, told The Grand Rapids Press. "However, it's very early in the process and we currently have no set timeline for entering the Minneapolis market." Meijer earlier this month announced a $400 million capital spending plan that would see nine new supercenters and 32 remodels. (The Grand Rapids Press)  
 
 
 
March 2, 2016

Since 2010, Meijer has opened 36 new stores, and remodeled dozens of others.

February 3, 2016

The retailer’s donation will be distributed to three nonprofit organizations that are coordinating a variety of relief efforts related to the ongoing water crisis.

January 6, 2016

Meijer's free prescription program has saved customers more than $422 million since its inception in 2006. 

November 30, 2015

Items that are expected to be most highly sought following the Black Friday shopping weekend include streaming devices and connected home devices, Meijer suggested. 

November 9, 2015

Meijer is once again donating a portion of customer purchases made in the toy department, up to $400,000, to children's gift-giving programs throughout the Midwest.

November 2, 2015

According to Grand Rapids, Mich. Fox affiliate Fox17, Meijer has opened a full retail pharmacy on the ground floor of the city’s Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital. “This new pharmacy will make it more convenient in so many ways for our patients, visitors and employees,” the hospital group’s president, Christina Freese-Decker, said. “Meijer has been an exceptional community partner to Spectrum Health and their retail expertise is beneficial.” (Fox17)

October 30, 2015

Meijer Curbside began as a pilot program that grew each week with more than 75% of weekly orders now coming from repeat customers. 

October 5, 2015

The seventh president in Meijer's 81-year history hails from Columbus, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio Northern University’s College of Pharmacy.

October 1, 2015

Meijer’s president James Kevin Symancyk will move over to Academy Sports and Outdoors in a move that might mean an IPO is imminent.