These days we all have been noticing a lot of empty space in all our favorite grocery stores.  Some of our favorite foods are missing. It's all because of a big problem in the supply chain that’s affecting people nationwide, and mid-Michigan hasn’t been spared in the shortage.

Over the weekend I noticed a shortage in the produce department with many fruits and vegetables low, or not even on the shelf.

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This may be a good or a bad time for BJ's Wholesale Club who is supposed to open its first store in the Lansing area on Friday according to a news release from the company and the lansingstatejournal.com.

This Store Is Huge

The membership warehouse club's home base is in Massachusetts and it will open the store that is almost 100,000 square feet in Delta Crossings off West Saginaw Highway.

The store, which carries everything from groceries to electronics, will join Sierra, T.J.Maxx, Bob’s Discount Furniture, and Hobby Lobby in the new development. Texas Roadhouse, Olive Garden, Consumers Credit Union, and home decor store At Home are also expected to open locations there this year.

This will be BJ's Wholesale Club's 226th store and there are 3 others in Michigan.

Giving Lansing Another choice

With many stores low on food The new Delta Township store will give us another opportunity to find what we want in Lansing and will have a big selection of fresh foods and produce. Also, a full-service deli, household items, pet supplies, and many other exclusive items are available at the store.

For more info and membership Bjs.com.

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