You know Spartan Stores – Family Fair, D & W, VG’s – they’re known by different names.
This week the grocery store chain merged with Minneapolis-based grocery distributor Nash Finch. It’s a lot bigger than Spartan. It’s the largest food supplier to stores on military bases.
The new company, now known as SpartanNash, is worth more than $7 billion.
Birgit Klohs is President and CEO of The Right Place. The economic development group worked with the state to offer almost $2.75 million in grant money to keep the headquarters in Michigan.