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Jan 16, 2018, 12:11 ET Meijer Chefs Reveal How to Make Three Popular Comfort Soups

It's no surprise that during the dark frigid months of a Midwest winter, comfort foods reign supreme. And for many Midwesterners, comfort food comes...


Jan 10, 2018, 02:54 ET Meijer Chefs Offer Tips on Using Plant Protein Powders in Recipes

After weeks of indulging during the holidays, many Americans regard January as the month to get back to the basics by adopting healthier eating...


Dec 28, 2017, 10:30 ET Bring a Little Effervescence to the New Year - Three Cocktails to Try

It's time to ring in the New Year and the last of the holiday celebrations for 2017. According to Meijer spirit buyers, effervescence is this year's...


Dec 22, 2017, 08:00 ET Meijer Releases List of Top Local Beers to Gift This Holiday Season

It's coming down to the wire. From this point forward, it's time to tackle the "hard to buy for" people on your list. If you are looking for a gift...


Dec 21, 2017, 10:16 ET Meijer Beef Buyers Offer Top Picks to Try this Holiday Season

In the Midwest, Christmas dinners are usually dominated by turkeys and hams. Meijer reports that it sells more than five million pounds of ham and...


Dec 20, 2017, 15:29 ET Meijer Voluntarily Recalls Select Meijer Brand Fresh Packaged Products Containing Apples Due to Potential Health Risk

As a result of the Fresh-Pak Inc. recall, Meijer is announcing a voluntary recall of select Meijer brand packaged products due to sliced apples...


Dec 20, 2017, 09:42 ET Meijer Buyers Offer Top Picks for Last-Minute Beauty Stocking Stuffers

When it comes to the category of "last-minute" gifts, gathering items for stocking stuffers tops the list. According to gadget review site,...


Dec 19, 2017, 15:00 ET Meijer Made 235 "Very Merry Meijer" Surprises Across the Midwest by Paying for the Purchases of Unsuspecting Customers

For the fourth consecutive year, Meijer made the holiday season very merry when it surprised a customer at each of its 235 stores by paying for their ...


Dec 13, 2017, 09:00 ET Top Five Gifts for a Friend Who is Always Cold

There's a line in the movie The Christmas Story where the voiceover says, "Every house has a kid who won't eat." Likewise, chances are you know...


Dec 11, 2017, 12:14 ET Top Five Teacher Gifts for 2017

Forget ornaments, coffee mugs and scented candles, according to buying trends reviewed by Meijer gift buyers, most elementary school teachers prefer...


Dec 08, 2017, 11:50 ET Meijer Wine Buyers Offer Best Wine Pairings with Popular Holiday Cookies

The holidays are marked by a progression of celebrations that range from office parties to a sweets lover's favorite – the holiday cookie exchange. A ...


Dec 07, 2017, 07:00 ET Three Ways to Embrace the Holiday Sweater Trend this Season

The holiday sweater craze continues to gain popularity as the season's parties and celebrations kick off. Traditionally, Meijer sells more than...


Nov 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Meijer Wine, Beer Buyers Release Their Midwest Picks to Try This Thanksgiving

Historically, Meijer sells nearly 10 million bottles of wine and beer during Thanksgiving week, according to the Meijer beer and wine buyers. If you...


Nov 20, 2017, 08:00 ET Sugar Busters Rejoice! Meijer Bakery Buyers Offer Best Pie Picks and Lighter Calorie Options This Thanksgiving

In less than a week, American's love of celebration and feasting kicks into high gear with Thanksgiving. The Meijer Bakery team reports that...


Nov 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Meijer Produce Buyers Recommend Top Five Vegetables & Fruits to Try this Thanksgiving

Every good cook, from your grandmother to a Michelin-starred chef, knows it's never a good idea to spring a new dish on your guests during important...


Nov 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Meijer Expects to Lead the Midwest with Lowest Price per Pound on Turkeys

Meijer is once again announcing aggressive pricing on Thanksgiving turkeys that are expected to lead the Midwest in low price. When a Meijer customer ...


Nov 08, 2017, 08:00 ET Meijer Reveals Black Friday Deals All Week Long, Offers Sneak Peek into Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Saturday Special Deals

Meijer announced today aggressive weeklong Black Friday deals designed to give customers deep savings across the store. Customers can start saving on ...


Nov 07, 2017, 10:00 ET Meijer Grows Online Presence by Offering Thousands of General Merchandise Items for Home Delivery

Meijer is gearing up for the holidays by adding thousands of general merchandise items to its popular store-to-door home delivery service,...


Nov 03, 2017, 16:20 ET Meijer Shares the Joy by Donating up to $400,000 to Local Children's Gift-Giving Programs Across the Midwest

For the fourth consecutive year, Meijer is donating a portion of customer purchases made in the toy department, up to $400,000, to children's...


Nov 02, 2017, 10:00 ET Meijer Kicks Off the Holidays with its Top Toy Picks of the Season

Meijer is kicking off the holidays with its Top Toys of the season, continuing the retailer's tradition of being a destination for families. The...


Oct 28, 2017, 18:32 ET Meijer Recalls Select Meijer Bulk Dark Chocolate Products Due to Possible Undeclared Milk Allergen

In cooperation with the GKI Foods LLC recall of dark chocolate products due to an undeclared milk allergen, Meijer is voluntarily recalling select...


Oct 26, 2017, 10:31 ET Meijer Earns U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's 2017 SmartWay Excellence Award

Meijer is pleased to announce that it earned a 2017 SmartWay® Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its outstanding...


Oct 25, 2017, 10:00 ET Meijer Home Delivery Going Bananas, Surpassing Half Million Deliveries … and Counting

Meijer is proving just how popular store-to-door convenience for grocery delivery has become in the Midwest. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer...


Oct 21, 2017, 14:49 ET Meijer Recalls Meijer Brand Packaged Produce Due to Possible Health Risk

Meijer is announcing a recall of various packaged Meijer brand produce items due to a potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, an...


Sep 21, 2017, 11:45 ET Meijer Offers Perfectly-Imperfect Produce to Shoppers

Meijer has found a perfectly-imperfect fit for customers interested in reducing food waste and sacrificing aesthetics for savings. Meijer now offers...