Spartan to Consolidate Warehouses, Reduces Sales Outlook

Spartan Stores on Tuesday said it would consolidate all of its distribution from a single warehouse here and that it may close a second warehouse facility in Plymouth, Mich.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Spartan Stores on Tuesday said it would consolidate all of its distribution from a single warehouse here and that it may close a second warehouse facility in Plymouth, Mich.

The move will reduce expenses by between $2 million and $3 million annually and improve efficiency in Spartan’s distribution network, officials said in a statement. Spartan will incur a charge of between $1.5 million and $2 million in the fiscal fourth quarter related to the transfer.<

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