Meijer readies Thanksgiving meal choices

With Thanksgiving quick approaching, Meijer is stocked and prepared with conventional turkeys, in addition to non-traditional entrees to attraction to everybody across the desk. 

The Midwest retailer desires its prospects to comprehend it has a wide array of competitively priced turkeys however encourages them to not wait too lengthy to make their buy.

Clients should purchase Meijer model frozen turkeys for 55 cents per pound by way of Nov. 26.

The retailer is providing an unlimited collection of contemporary, frozen and natural birds to swimsuit each family’s preferences. Meijer model contemporary turkeys value 99 cents per pound and Butterball contemporary turkeys are available at $2.29 per pound. Recent turkeys will arrive in shops beginning Nov. 13. There’s a restrict of two per buyer on all contemporary and frozen turkeys.

“We really feel assured in our stock of turkey and are excited to supply that Thanksgiving staple for household gatherings throughout the Midwest,” stated Josh Potts, Meijer Poultry Purchaser. “Our highest precedence is bringing worth and high quality to our prospects this vacation season.”

Moreover, Meijer is ready for the rising development of serving a secondary protein dish on the vacation desk, with a large stock of hams, prime rib roasts and New York strip roasts. In response to an growing demand for extra protein choices on the holidays, Meijer expects to promote 50,000 roasts and greater than 1 million kilos of hams this Thanksgiving.

“We anticipate to promote extra hams than any Thanksgiving earlier than,” Meijer Meat Purchaser Ben Lesneski stated. “We all know our prospects’ tastes are at all times evolving. We’re completely satisfied to have the choices for our turkey purists, in addition to those that search completely different savory choices of their Thanksgiving unfold.” 

For individuals who desire a plant-based protein, Meijer has “tofurky,” or tofu turkey, choices and expects to promote practically 10,000 lbs. of the soy-based protein the week of Thanksgiving.

Households searching for comfort this Thanksgiving can pre-order the retailer’s pre-made heat-and-serve Thanksgiving dinners.

Meijer affords a deluxe turkey dinner for $59.99, which features a 10- to 12-pound pre-baked Butterball turkey, home-style stuffing, roasted turkey gravy, mashed potatoes, inexperienced bean casserole, cranberry relish and a dozen King’s Hawaiian dinner rolls. The deluxe dinner can feed 6-8 folks.

Clients can order the dinners at their Meijer deli counter or by calling 1-866-518-4293 by Tuesday, Nov. 22. Whereas Meijer will work to accommodate any buyer request, the retailer encourages prospects to put orders for premade dinners as quickly as potential, as restricted portions can be found per retailer.

About Meijer: Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer that operates 499 supercenters, neighborhood markets and Specific places all through Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin. A privately-owned and family-operated firm since 1934, Meijer pioneered the “one-stop procuring” idea and has advanced by way of the years to incorporate expanded contemporary produce and meat departments, in addition to pharmacies, complete attire departments, pet departments, backyard facilities, toys and electronics. For added data on Meijer, please go to Observe Meijer on Twitter and or change into a fan at