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The lineup of coming business-related events:
Thursday, May 10: Greater Spokane Inc. sponsors a conversation with Jeff Philipps, CEO of Rosauers and chair-elect of GSI's board of trustees.
It runs 8 - 9:30 a.m. at the GSI offices, 801 W Riverside, Suite 100. Register here.
It starts at 11:30 a.m., at Nectar Tasting Room in downtown Spokane. For more information or for seats, go here.
May 24: Executive Connect Northwest Breakfast hosts Steve Duvoisin and Jon Copeland at the Georgian Ballroom, Spokane Club. It runs from 7:30 to 9 a.m.
Rosauers Supermarkets Inc. will close its
More shopper travel to Spokane and competition from a nearby Yoke’s Fresh Market, coupled with the economy’s slowdown, have changed the Deer Park marketplace since Rosauers bought a former Excel Foods locaion on South Fir in 2001, he said.
“We have long considered an update to the facility to better compete,” Philipps said, “but the current site is landlocked by other businesses, and would require an investment that is not economically feasible.”
Employees may receive counseling, severance or help with placement at Yoke’s, he said.
Employees were informed of the company’s decision Monday.