Grand Rapids — Spartan Stores, Inc. — the 11th largest grocery supplier and retailer nationwide — announced this morning the company has reached an agreement with Teamsters Local 337 for transitioning its Plymouth, Mich. operations to Grand Rapids.
The Grand Rapids-based grocer announced plans to move the Plymouth dry grocery operations to Grand Rapids earlier this month, as reported by WWZM 13.
The relocation should be complete by the 4th quarter of the 2010 fiscal year.
According to WWZM 13, the Plymouth employees will have employment opportunities at the Grand Rapids facility.
According to the Spartan Stores Web Site, www.spartanstores.com, the company hires associates who demonstrate individual strengths, enjoy challenges and seek opportunity.
To apply for retail or warehouse positions at Spartan Stores, job hunters can apply using an in-store kiosk.
To apply for a corporate position, job seekers should apply online at the company’s Web Site. A resume is required to apply for corporate positions.
Spartan Stores owns and operates 96 grocery stores and drugstores throughout Michigan and Ohio, including D & W Fresh Markets, Family Fare Supermarkets, Felpausch Food Centers, Glen’s Markets and VG’s Food and Pharmacy.