Shopko Completes Conversion of Pamida Stores
February 1, 2013,
GREEN BAY, Wis.-Shopko has finished the conversion of 163 Pamida stores into the Shopko Hometown format, one year after the two retailers announced that they would merge.
A Shopko statement said it invested $70 million into the conversions, and as of yesterday, the company operates 176 Shopko Hometown stores, compared to 10 at this time last year. Shopko Hometown offers national brands and private-label merchandise in apparel, toys, consumer electronics, seasonal items and lawn and garden products, along with pharmacy services.