Welcome BJ's Corporate Headquarters to Westborough!

General Business News Written by Webmaster
Thursday, 25 March 2010 23:08

Hurray for Westborough, the Economic Development Committee (EDC), and a big WELCOME to BJ's Corporate Headquarters moving to our town.  That's 900 jobs!

You may have already heard the news, but now it's confirmed.  What great news for the merchants in town -- especially the eateries, huh?

Here's some headlines and links for your enjoyment.

This first one is a great article w/details and comments from the EDC.

BJ’s moving headquarters to Westboro
telegram.com - Priyanka Dayal - Mar 25, 2010
Town courted firm, sees spinoff benefits BJ’s Wholesale Club is moving its corporate headquarters and nearly 1,000 employees from a cramped campus in Natick to more spacious office buildings in Westboro, ...

This one has nice quotes from Town Manager Jim Malloy:

BJ's confirms move to Westborough
MetroWest Daily News - Matt Bushery and Scott O'Connell - Mar 25, 2010
A representative from BJ's said Wednesday the company will move its headquarters from Natick to ... Westborough.  Kelly McFalls, a spokeswoman for the wholesale chain, said BJ's will make the move sometime early next year  ...

From our local Biz journal:

BJ's Moving To Former National Grid Complex In Westborough
Worcester Business Journal - Brandon Butler - ‎Mar 24, 2010‎
BJ's Wholesale Club is moving its headquarters from Natick to the former National Grid office complex at 25 Research Drive in Westborough, ...

This one mentions it's a 15 year lease:

BJ's Wholesale Club to move headquarters to Westborough from Natick
MassLive.com - ‎10 hours ago‎
By AP View full sizeAssociated Press photoA spokesman for BJ's Wholesale Club said Thursday that the company will be moving its headquarters to Central ...
BJ's Wholesale Club to move headquarters to Westborough from Natick
MassLive.com / Associated Press - Mar 25, 2010 
A spokesman for BJ's Wholesale Club said Thursday that the company will be moving its headquarters to Central ...

 


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