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MEC to Open New Store in Ontario, Canada

MEC, the Canadian outdoor retailer, reported it will open a freestanding store in Whitby, Ontario, in July 2024, its seventh standalone store in Ontario and 23rd standalone in Canada. 

Puma Appoints Bas van den Bemt as Managing Director Central Europe  

Bas van den Bemt is Puma’s new managing director for central Europe, starting July 1, overseeing business in the Dach and Benelux regions. He replaces Nina Graf-Vlachy, who decided to pursue opportunities outside the company. Lucynda Davies will take over Van den Bemt’s role as managing director of Puma UK and Ireland.

Meijer Opens New Supercenters in Michigan and Northeast Ohio

Meijer opened its first store in Michigan in 1934. Today, it opened a new 159,000-square-foot supercenter in Hillsdale, MI and two new 159,000-square-foot supercenters in Northeast Ohio. This summer, the retailer will celebrate its 90th anniversary as a family-owned Midwest retailer.