Shopko Completes Pamida Conversion
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, February 23, 2013
Shopko said it has completed the remodel of 163 Pamida stores to the Shopko Hometown format, giving it a significant footprint in smaller and rural communities.
The merger was announced in January 2012.
Shopko invested $70 million in the conversion. The company now operates 176 Shopko Hometown stores compared to 10 a year ago.
Shopko Hometown combines pharmacy services apparel, toys, consumer electronics, seasonal, and lawn and garden products in stores ranging from 15,000 to 35,000 square feet.