2013 Meijer Store Openings

This album contains photos from the 200th store opening ribbon-cutting ceremony in Swartz Creek, Mich. on May 16, 2013.

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    Meijer opened its 200th store in Swartz Creek, Mich. on May 16 with a ribbon-cutting celebration attended by Meijer officials, local dignitaries, and numerous customers. The new store featured a gas station, bringing the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer’s total number of gas stations to 183 in May 2013.

  • Swartz Creek 2

    The Swartz Creek Meijer store is the first of six new stores the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer will open this year in Michigan, Indiana and Illinois. It also represents a portion of the more than $160 million planned investment in new and remodeled stores Meijer is making this year throughout the Midwest.

  • Swartz Creek 3

    Hundreds of people gather at the new Meijer in Swartz Creek, Mich. on May 16 for a ribbon-cutting celebration to mark the retailer’s milestone 200th store opening. The family-owned retailer is based in Grand Rapids, Mich. and opened its first store in 1934 in Greenville, Mich.

  • Swartz Creek 4

    Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer welcomes local dignitaries and community members to the new Swartz Creek Meijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony. The store represents the retailer’s 200th store opening.

  • Swartz Creek 5

    Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer presents a check for $10,000 to the city of Swartz Creek as part of the ribbon-cutting ceremony. The retailer understands how important it is to support the communities where its customers and team members work and live.

  • Swartz Creek 6

    Board Member Mark Meijer, team member Diane Galbraith of Swartz Creek, Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer, Store Director Terri Greenwald, Terri Nix, regional product sourcing manager for the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, Meijer President J.K. Symancyk, and Swartz Creek Mayor David Krueger cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the 200th Meijer store in Swartz Creek, Mich. 

  • Swartz Creek 7

    Family-owned retailer Meijer opened its 200th store in Swartz Creek, Mich. on May 16 with a ribbon-cutting celebration to mark the milestone. The ceremony featured Meijer officials, local dignitaries, and check presentations to the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan and the Swartz Creek Civic Center enhancement project.

  • Swartz Creek 9

    Meijer opened its 200th store in Swartz Creek, Mich. on May 16, continuing its commitment to support the communities it serves by creating an estimated 300 jobs. A photo of the Swartz Creek Meijer team hangs inside the newly-opened store.

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