WESTBOROUGH, Mass., July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE: BJ), a leading warehouse club operator on the East Coast of the United States, today announced that Carrie Heddings has been appointed General Manager of its new club in Roanoke, Va.
"We're excited to have Carrie lead our new Roanoke club," said Gina Iacovone, senior vice president, field operations – South at BJ's Wholesale Club. "Throughout her career at BJ's, Carrie has demonstrated incredible leadership and a deep commitment to her fellow team members and the community. She will be a valuable asset to our Roanoke club."
Heddings joined BJ's in 2005 as a general manager in training at BJ's club in Allentown, Penn. She most recently served as general manager of BJ's club in Southington, Conn. prior to her Roanoke appointment.
"I'm thrilled to serve as the general manager for the new BJ's Wholesale Club in Roanoke," said Heddings. "I look forward to introducing BJ's to the Roanoke region and to creating meaningful and lasting relationships with the local community."
BJ's new Roanoke club is scheduled to open in Fall 2018 and will be located along Hershberger Road, N.W. in the Crossroads Shopping Center. The club will provide tremendous value and outstanding fresh food options to the community, saving families up to 25 percent off grocery store prices* and local shoppers up to $60 million a year on their grocery bills.
For more information on the Roanoke club opening, offerings and membership offers, you can visit BJs.com/Roanoke or the local BJ's Wholesale Club Hospitality Center located at 1507 Hershberger Rd N.W.
*25% savings is based on Member pricing on a basket of 100 national brand household staples, on an unpromoted unit-price basis, when compared to four leading grocery chains in our trade areas. Learn more at www.bjs.com/25percentterms.
About BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc.
Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. is a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs on the East Coast of the United States. The company currently operates 215 clubs and 134 BJ's Gas® locations in 16 states.
BJ's provides a one-stop shopping destination filled with top-quality, leading brands, including its exclusive Wellsley Farms® and Berkley Jensen® brands, along with USDA Choice meats, premium produce and delicious organics, many in supermarket sizes. BJ's is also the only major membership warehouse club to accept all manufacturers' coupons.
The Company's common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BJ).