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 "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. (

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. 

August 27, 2015

"The popularity of digital coupons and shopping apps is at an all-time high," Meijer VP digital shopping and customer marketing Michael Ross says.

August 26, 2015

In honor of Feeding America’s Hunger Action Month, Meijer announced Wednesday that it will double match every customer's $10 Simply Give donation made Sept. 3 to 5.

August 24, 2015

J.D. Power’s 2015 U.S. Pharmacy Study was released Monday, and it highlights that patients remain satisfied with their pharmacies despite myriad changes to the healthcare landscape in recent years. 

August 4, 2015

Since the inception of Meijer's free prescription program in 2006, more than 27 million free prescriptions have been filled, saving Meijer customers more than $390 million.

July 21, 2015

With back-to-school shopping on the horizon, parents are looking to get their shopping started early in the hope of getting the best deals, according to Meijer’s customer survey. 

June 29, 2015

Meijer pioneered one-stop-shopping, the Michigan Historical Commission reported. 

June 23, 2015

Meijer opens the first two of four planned stores in Wisconsin.