Here are some top industry stories to start your day:
BJ's Wholesale Club has opened up three new locations, one in Virginia and in Ithaca & Deer Park, NY. The grand opening of the 85,000 square foot Deer Park (Long Island) store is this weekend. [Press Release]
Stop & Shop raised over $2 million for with their "Foods for Friends" program, 100% of the proceeds will go to food pantries throughout the Northeast.
The Bridgehampton Citizen Action Committee supports banning plastic bags, and wants Southampton to do the same.
One is never enough....Walmart opened their second Chicago Supercenter this week.
A Bankruptcy judge has OK'd A&P's $750M exit financing.
The Valley Stream Herald reports on Target, and us, gearing up for the February 1st NLRB hearing.