More than half of manufacturer respondents polled for Kantar Retail’s annual PoweRanking report, which identifies best-in-class retailers and manufacturers, with manufacturers ranking retailers and vice versa, cited Walmart as the overall best-in-class retailer.
Meijer has opened a full-service pharmacy location within Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, where patients can fill their prescriptions before leaving the hospital, purchase OTC products and access comprehensive services....More
Meijer said Wednesday it has signed an agreement to acquire Aureus Health Services, a Pittsburgh-based specialty pharmacy and health services company, to enhance its customer offerings, particularly to patients with complex chronic conditions....More
Launched in August in all 213 Meijer stores, Ready! For You provides ideas for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. The meals cost $12-$15 for a family of four, and ingredients are included in the retailer’s weekly sales....More
Starbucks isn’t the only one breaking out the pumpkin flavor early this year. Retailers from Haggen to Whole Foods are trying to get customers excited about fall with special products and recipes....More
Meijer Inc. is reporting that business for its BTS items have “consistently doubled over the past few weeks,” and while shoppers have gotten a jumpstart on shopping for school supplies, they’ll continue to purchase them over the next several months....More