BIG RAPIDSMich. , September 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In its latest innovation to provide a shopping solution for every customer, Meijer today introduced a new physical store concept – coined Grocery Meijer – which will provide convenience to customers seeking a simplified shopping experience, while providing communities with easier access to fresher food.
The first two Grocery Meijer stores will open in early 2023 in southeastern neighborhoods from michigan Township of Orion and Township of Macomb. The new concept is the retailer’s latest since introducing the neighborhood market’s small format concept in August 2018 with the opening of the Bridge Street Market on Grand Rapids’ Western coast.
“Our customers know they can count on us for the freshest food and the best value, which has always been at the heart of what we do at Meijer,” said the President and CEO. by Meijer. Rick Keys said. “Grocery Meijer will now deliver that same combination of freshness and value in a food-focused format in your local community. »
Grocery Meijer stores will range from 75,000 square feet to 90,000 square feet and include the following departments in a condensed, quick-to-navigate footprint:
- Fresh products
- Fresh Meat Counter
- Bakery equipped with in-store cake decorators
- Full service deli
- Dry groceries
- Health and beauty care
- Baby, pets and consumables
“We’re excited to offer our customers another way to shop,” said Don Sanderson, Group Vice President Foods at Meijer. “This new store concept will not only provide our customers with everything they need on their weekly shopping spree, but also a quick and easy solution when they realize they forgot the key ingredient on their list while shopping. dinner.”
Grocery Meijer will also offer the same convenient ways to shop and save as a Meijer Supercentre, including mPerks, Shop and Scan, Meijer Home Delivery and Pickup. In addition to its small footprint, Meijer grocery stores will be practical by design with parking wrapped around a singular corner entrance to maximize the number of parking spaces near the door.
For more information and to stay up to date on new concept stores, visit www.meijer.com/meijer-grocery.
About Meijer: Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.retailer that operates 262 supercenters and grocery stores across Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin. Privately owned and family owned since 1934, Meijer pioneered the “one stop shop” concept and has evolved over the years to include expanded fresh produce and meat departments, as well as pharmacies, full clothing departments, departments for pets, garden centers, toys and electronics. For more information about Meijer, please visit www.meijer.com. Follow Meijer on Twitter @twitter.com/Meijer and @twitter.com/MeijerPR or become a fan of www.facebook.com/meijer.