Meijer now spends $100 million on local produce

Meijer now spends $100 million on local produce

Meijer Inc.’s annual investments in local produce have grown to $100 million, according to the Grand Rapids, Mich., retailer.

Within the six states that it operates, Meijer sources from 125 local growers, which is a 25% increase from the number of participating farmers two years ago.

“Meijer has a longstanding commitment to buying local. It started back in 1934 with Fred and Hendrik buying watermelons and bringin

Register to view the full article

TAGS: News
Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish