SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. -- Trader Joe's Co. here said it hopes to open 15 new stores in its West Coast division this year, compared with two last year and 11 in 1997.
tores. However, it said it is also seeking locations in the states of Washington, Oregon, Nevada and Arizona. To date, one store has opened this year in Oregon, and one lease has been signed for a new store in Washington, an official told SN. The company also told SN it hopes to open eight to 10 East Coast stores this yea