Grocery chain magnate Fred Meijer dies: If you live in the midwest, particularly Michigan, you know Meijer. It’s the chain that invented the Wal-Mart model before Sam Walton even knew what the Wal-Mart model was. (Meijer is also way better, by the way.) Anyway, Mr. Meijer died Friday night after suffering a stroke. He was 91 years old. May your horse rides always be one cent in heaven, Fred.
As a Michigander I am sad for the loss of the founder of one of my favorite stores. Meijer’s will forever be better than all other stores.
Meijer is the best