Lunds and Byerly’s grocery stores will all soon be rebranded under one name. Edina-based parent company Lunds Food Holdings is rebranding its 26 full-service grocery stores as “Lunds & Byerlys.” The Woodbury Byerly’s will be the first to get a new sign during a grand reopening ceremony Thursday. The rest of the company’s stores will take the new name in May. One exception to the change will be Lunds & Byerlys Kitchen, a small format store/restaurant hybrid that opened in Wayzata in spring 2014. Lunds acquired Byerly’s in 1997. The two companies merged operations but until now kept their separate monikers. “It’s a natural next step to combine our names.
When there are other events at the Xcel Energy Center, the Wild moves practices to Braemar Arena in the Minneapolis suburb of Edina. It’s a community ice rink primarily used for youth and high school hockey. WinnersView’s Dave Berggren talks to operations manager Justin Purves about what it takes to prepare the ice as well as the intimate relationship between the team and the community. Originally posted on winnersview.com