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December 20, 2012

Home improvement retailer Menards is postponing its plans to enter the Kansas City market over concerns that “economic conditions will worsen,” according to an article in The Kansas City Star.

Company spokesman Jeff Abbott told the newspaper the Eau Claire, Wis.-based company will not be building planned units in Belton, Mo.; Kansas City Northland and Overland Park, Kan. 

September 13, 2012

Menards is planning to open a 162,320-sq.-ft. store in St. Peters, Mo., this spring, according to an article in the Granite City Press Record.

St. Peter will be the first Menards store in St. Charles County, although the Eau Claire, Wis.-based home-improvement chain is also building units in nearby Manchester and O'Fallon, Ill., according to the article.

September 21, 2008

As Menards continues to expand its borders, including into two new states in the United...

August 10, 2008

Following a 14-day protest by the Ohio & Vicinity Regional Council of Carpenters, Menards Stores...

August 3, 2008

The group said Menards has agreed “to contact the Carpenters Union in advance of all...