2014 Meijer Store Openings

In 2014, Meijer opened nine new supercenters across the Midwest, including locations in South Haven and Alma, Mich., Whitestown, Plainfield and West Lafayette, Ind., Homer Glen and Mokena, Ill., Marysville, Ohio and Bowling Green, Ky.

  • Marysville 1

    Marysville Store Director Kevin Dicler greets the crowd at the Meijer grand opening on July 31, 2014 

  • Marysville 2

    Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer welcomes community members to the new Marysville, Ohio store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 31, 2014.

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    Marysville Store Director Kevin Dicler and Co-Chairman Hank Meijer presented Care Train of Union County with a $1,000 check.

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    Marysville Store Director Kevin Dicler and Co-Chairman Hank Meijer presented Marysville Schools with a $25,000 check at the ribbon cutting on July 31, 2014.

  • Marysville 5

    Store Director Kevin Dicler and Co-Chairman Hank Meijer presented Marysville High School’s gymnastics team with a $1,000 check.

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    Meijer team member, City of Marysville Council President Nevin Taylor, Meijer President J.K. Symancyk, Marysville Store Director Kevin Dicler, Meijer team member, Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer and Meijer team members cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the new Meijer store in Marysville, Ohio on July 31, 2014.

  • Marysville 7

    Customer Darryl Shroyer shops the aisles of the new Meijer Marysville store.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Deli

    Meijer team members in the deli department prepare for the Mokena store opening on July 29, 2014.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Check

    Mokena Store Director Jags Brar and Co-Chairman Hank Meijer presented Mokena School Board members with a $25,000 check.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Trustees

    Village of Mokena Trustees welcome Meijer to the Mokena community by attending the ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 29, 2014.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Ribbon

    Store Director Jags Brar, Co-Chairman Hank Meijer, President J.K. Symancyk, Mokena Mayor Frank Fleischer and Meijer team members cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the new Meijer store in Mokena, Ill. on July 29, 2014.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Staff

    Store Director Jags Brar, Co-Chairman Hank Meijer and President J.K. Symancyk are joined by Mokena Meijer team members at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 29, 2014.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Hank

    Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer welcomes community members to the new Mokena, Ill. store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 29, 2014.

  • Mokena Store Opening - Mayor

    Mokena Mayor Frank Fleischer welcomes Meijer and community members to the new Mokena Meijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 29, 2014.

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - Mayor

    Homer Glen Mayor Jim Daley welcomes Meijer and community members to the new Homer Glen Meijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 29, 2014.

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - Check

    Store Director Brian Danner presented Homer Glen School District Assistant Superintendent Kathleen Motykowski with a $25,000 donation at the ribbon-cutting event in Homer Glen, Ill. on July 29, 2014.

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - General

    Homer Glen Mayor Jim Daley joined Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer to introduce the new Homer Glen store to the community on July 29, 2014.

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - Store

    The new Meijer supercenter in Homer Glen, Ill., opened it doors on July 29, 2014.

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - Staff

    Store Director Brian Danner and Co-Chairman Hank Meijer with Homer Glen team members at the new Meijer supercenter on July 29, 2014.

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - Leadership

    Meijer Regional Vice President of Operations Gerald Melville, President J.K. Symancyk, Store Director Brian Danner and Co-Chairman Hank Meijer at the new Meijer store in Homer Glen, Ill. 

  • Homer Glen Store Opening - Ribbon Cutting

    Homer Glen Mayor Jim Daley, Meijer Regional Vice President of Operations Gerald Melville, Store Director Brian Danner, Co-Chairman Hank Meijer, Illinois State Senator Christine Radogno, President J.K. Symancyk and Meijer employees cut the ribbon to officiate the Homer Glen store’s opening on July 29, 2014.

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    Hank Meijer, Co-Chairman of Meijer, speaks during the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Meijer supercenter in West Lafayette, Ind., June 12, 2014.

  • WL2

    West Lafayette Mayor John Dennis, West Lafayette Meijer Store Director Mike McDonald and Co-Chariman Hank Meijer at the new Meijer supercenter in West Lafayette, Ind., June 12, 2014.

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    West Lafayette Mayor John Dennis welcomes Meijer and community members to the new West Lafayette Meijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 12, 2014.

  • WL4

    Alma Store director Mike McDonald presented a $25,000 check to West Lafayette Community Schools at the opening celebration on June 12, 2014

  • WL5

    Alma Store Director Mike McDonald also presented a $10,000 check to the Food Finders Food Bank, which serves a network of 160 food pantries and soup kitchens in 16 counties across Indiana. 

  • WL6

    Meijer team members, Store Director Mike McDonald, West Lafayette Mayor John Dennis, West Lafayette Community Schools Superintendent Rocky Killion, Meijer Co-Chariman Hank Meijer cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the new Meijer store in West Lafayette, Ind. on June 12, 2014.

  • WL7

    Hank Meijer talks with new customers at the West Lafayette Meijer store opening on June 12, 2014. 

  • Alma1

    The new Meijer supercenter in Alma, Mich., opened it doors on June 12, 2014.

  • Alma2

    Store Director Marli Schnepp welcomes local dignitaries and community members to the new AlmaMeijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony. 

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     Meijer Board Member Mark Meijer welcomes community members at the new Alma Meijer ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 12, 2014. 

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    At the ribbon-cutting ceremony in Alma, Mich. on June 12, Meijer officials presented a $25,000 donation to the City of Alma's Riverside Park for upgrades to playground equipment and facilities.

  • Alma5

    Meijer Board Member Mark Meijer, Alma City Manager Phillip Moore, Alma Mayor Melvin Nyman, Gratiot Area Chamber of Commerce Director Jayne Norris, Alma Store Director Marli Schnepp and Meijer employees cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the new Meijer store in Alma, Mich. 

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    Meijer Board Member Mark Meijer, Alma City Manager Phillip Moore, Alma Mayor Melvin Nyman, Gratiot Area Chamber of Commerce Director Jayne Norris and Alma Store Director Marli Schnepp cut the ribbon to officiate the Alma store’s opening on June 12, 2014.

  • Alma7

    Mark Meijer talks with Alma City Manager Phillip Moore and Store Director Melvin Schnepp at the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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    Meijer leadership presented Alma city officials with a $25,000 check to update Riverside Park playground equipment and facilities at the store opening on June 12, 2014.

  • Crowd

    Bowling Green community member gather at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Meijer supercenter in Bowling Green, Ky.

  • Mayor speaking

    Bruce Wilkerson, Bowling Green Mayor, speaks during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Meijer supercenter in Bowling Green, Ky, June 5, 2014.

  • Store front

    The new Meijer supercenter in Bowling Green, Ky, opened it doors on June 5, 2014.

  • Produce

    The new Meijer supercenter in Bowling Green, Ky offers more than 600 types of high quality fresh produce.

  • Hank speaking

    Hank Meijer, Co-Chairman of Meijer, speaks during the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Meijer supercenter in Bowling Green, Ky. on June 5, 2014.

  • Shopper

    One of Meijer's first customers, goes through the checkout lane at the new Meijer supercenter in Bowling Green, Ky on June 5, 2014.

  • Plainfield1

    The new Meijer supercenter in Plainfield, Ind., opened it doors on May 13, 2014.

  • Plainfield2

    Meijer opened a supercenter in Plainfield, Ind., The 190,000 square-foot store at 400 Dan Jones Road will create more than 270 new jobs and provide local residents high quality products, fresh produce and a full-service pharmacy that makes family health care a priority. 

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    Community members gather at the new Meijer in Plainfield, Ind. on May 13 for a ribbon-cutting celebration. The family-owned retailer is based in Grand Rapids, Mich. and opened its first store in 1934 in Greenville, Mich.

  • Plainfield4

    Plainfield Meijer Store Director Chad Clark, Market Director Doug Purdue, and Meijer President J.K. Symancyk at the new Meijer store in Plainfield, Ind. 

  • Plainfield5

    Members and students of St. Susanna School with Store Director Chad Clark at the new Meijer supercenter in Plainfield, Ind. 

  • Plainfield6

    Town of Plainfield Manager Rich Carlucci, Vice President of Banning Engineering Jeff Healy, Planning Commissioner Ralph Duncan at the Meijer ribbon-cutting ceremony in Plainfield, Ind.

  • Plainfield7

    Store Director Chad Clark welcomes local dignitaries and community members to the new Plainfield Meijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony. 

  • Plainfield8

    Meijer President J.K. Symancyk and Plainfield Store Director Chad Clark welcomes at the new Plainfield Meijer ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 13, 2014. 

  • Plainfield10

    Meijer team members, Store Director Chad Clark, Meijer President J.K. Symancyk, student Chloe Olejnik, Town Council President Robin Brandgard and students Aidan Booher and Margaret Lamb cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the new Meijer store in Plainfield, Ind. on May 13, 2014.

  • Plainfield11

    Store Director Chad Clark and President J.K. Symancyk presented members of St. Mark's Episcopal Church Food Pantry with a $25,000 donation at the ribbon-cutting event in Plainfield on May 13, 2014.

  • Plainfield12

    Store Director Chad Clark and President J.K. Symancyk with Meijer team members at the new Meijer supercenter in Plainfield, Ind. on May 13, 2014.

  • Plainfield13

    Meijer officials presented St. Susanna School with a $5,000 donation at the ribbon-cutting event in Plainfield, Ind.

  • Whitestown1

    Hank Meijer, Co-Chairman of Meijer, Toni Floyd, Meijer team member, Shaun Kriskovich, Store Director and Whitestown Town Council persons Kevin Russell and Susan Austin cut the ribbon at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

  • Whitestown2

    Hank Meijer, left, stands with his team leaders at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

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    Hank Meijer, right, presents a $25,000 donation to Tim Fretz, Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Club of Zionsville, at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

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    Hank Meijer, right, presents a $2,500 donation to Lynn Kissel, left, the community relations coordinator at Zionsville Community Schools, as Shaun Kriskovich, store director, looks on at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

  • Whitestown5

    The new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., opened it doors on May 13, 2014.

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    The new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., offers more than 600 types of high quality fresh produce.

  • Whitestown8

    Store Director Shaun Kriskovich, left, speaks with Dax Norton, Whitestown Town Manager, at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

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    Dax Norton, Whitestown Town Manager, speaks during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

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    Hank Meijer, Co-Chairman of Meijer, speaks during the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

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    Cindy Wampler, Zionsville, Ind, shops for produce at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014. The supercenter offers more than 600 types of high quality fresh produce.

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    Jan Bullington, Zionsville, Ind, left, one of Meijer's first customers, goes through Vicki Price's checkout lane at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

  • Whitestown13

    Hank Meijer, Co-Chairman of Meijer, Dax Norton, Whitestown Town Manager, Julie Cole, Executive Director of the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce, Shaun Kriskovich, Store Director and Tom Wilson, Meijer Group Vice President stand together at the new Meijer supercenter in Whitestown, Ind., May 13, 2014.

  • South Haven Public Schools

    Meijer understands how important it is to support the communities where its customers and team members work and live. Each year, the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer donates more than 6 percent of its net profit back to the communities it serves. At the ribbon-cutting ceremony in South Haven, Mich. on May 1, Meijer officials presented a $25,000 donation to South Haven Public Schools towards batting cages and a new scoreboard.

  • Ribbon cutting

    Store Director April Groenleer, Board Member Mark Meijer, South Haven Township Supervisor Ross Stein, South Haven Mayor Robert Burrand and Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer cut the ribbon, signifying the opening of the new Meijer store in South Haven, Mich. 

  • SH Chamber

    Meijer Board Member Mark Meijer and Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer join Chief of Police Tom Martin, South Haven Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Kathy Wagaman, Assistant Director Susan Diepen and Chamber Members at the new Meijer store in South Haven, Mich. for a ribbon-cutting celebration.

  • Hank Talking

    Meijer Co-Chairman Hank Meijer welcomes local dignitaries and community members to the new South Haven Meijer store at the ribbon-cutting ceremony. 

  • Balloons

    Community members gather at the new Meijer in South Haven, Mich. on May 1 for a ribbon-cutting celebration to mark the retailer’s 205th store opening. The family-owned retailer is based in Grand Rapids, Mich. and opened its first store in 1934 in Greenville, Mich.

  • Store Front

    Meijer opened a supercenter in South Haven, Mich., marking its first of nine new stores the retailer will open in 2014 in the Midwest, Co-Chairman Doug Meijer announced. The 190,000 square-foot store at 1223 Phoenix St. will create more than 270 new jobs and provide local residents high quality products, fresh produce and a full-service pharmacy that makes family health care a priority. 

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