Meijer to Invest in New, Remodeled Stores
February 15, 2013
Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Meijer Inc. plans to invest more than $160 million in new and remodeled stores this year. The investment includes the construction of six new supercenters and five major remodel projects. The company will open two new stores each in Michigan, Indiana and Illinois, and remodel four Michigan stores and one location in Illinois. The remodel projects will include enhancements to lighting, heating, refrigeration, exterior lighting and parking lot maintenance, as well as newer technology that will reduce energy usage. Since 2007, Meijer has opened 29 new stores and remodeled dozens of others.