News Releases

BJ's Wholesale Club Celebrates Students Who Love to Read

March 1, 2005
NATICK, Mass. -- In honor of the National Education Association's 8th annual Read Across America Day, BJ's will recognize the classroom from a school within its Adopt-A-School program whose students read the most books during the month of February. Join us as BJ's rewards these students by hosting a birthday party celebration on March 2, the day that Dr. Seuss would have turned 101. To…

BJ's Teams Up With Local Kids to Support Military Personnel Serving Overseas

October 19, 2004

Program Celebrates National Make A Difference Day

NATICK, Mass. -- BJ's Wholesale Club is teaming up with thousands of children to show their support to the military men and women serving overseas. In honor of USA Weekend's national Make A Difference Day, each of BJ's 153 Clubs throughout the chain will host a "Heart of Gold Hero Bags" project on Saturday, October 23rd from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children and families are invited to visit their…

BJ's and Local Kids Team Up to Support Military Personnel Serving Overseas

October 16, 2003
NATICK, Mass. -- BJ's Wholesale Club is teaming up with the community to offer support to the military men and women serving overseas. In honor of USA Weekend's national Make A Difference Day, each of BJ's 146 Clubs will host a "Heart of Gold Hero Bags" project on Saturday, October 25th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kids at all BJ's Clubs will be invited to create personalized "Heart of Gold Hero Bags…

BJ's Wholesale Club to Accept Child Tax Credit Checks as Payment

July 24, 2003

Members May Use Checks as Currency Towards a BJ's Purchase

NATICK, Mass. -- BJ's Wholesale Club will provide Members with the convenience of using their government-issued child tax credit checks at BJ's as payment for purchases beginning July 25th. Starting July 25th, BJ's Members may bring the checks to any of BJ's 144 locations in the eastern United States. Members can choose to: Use them at the register as currency for purchases Cash the checks…

BJ's Wholesale Club Introduces New Rewards Membership

June 17, 2003

Members Earn 2% Back on Most Purchases

NATICK, Mass. -- BJ's Wholesale Club today announced BJ's Rewards, an exciting, new membership program that offers Members 2% back on qualifying purchases. The BJ's Rewards membership will be available for $75 a year. "We are very excited to introduce the BJ's Rewards membership program as a way to provide even more value to our most loyal Members," said Mike Wedge, president and CEO of BJ's…

BJ's Wholesale Club Is Destination for Top Toys This Holiday Season Club Members Take Advantage of 10% to 30% Savings on Toys at BJ's

November 20, 2001
Holiday
NATICK, Mass. -- According to The Toy Report, price is going to determine where toy purchases are made this holiday season. That's why millions of value-conscious shoppers will flock to BJ's Wholesale Club this season for the myriad of toys BJ's carries at prices that are 10 percent to 30 percent below the average shelf price of major retailers. Toy experts at BJ's believe the top-selling toys…

Holiday Shoppers Seek Warehouse Clubs for Variety and Low Prices

October 23, 2001
Holiday

BJ's Offers One-Stop-Shopping at Significant Savings for All Holiday Needs

NATICK, Mass. -- Now more than ever consumers are searching for ways to stretch their holiday dollars. From low everyday prices to one-stop-shopping convenience, it's no surprise that more than six and a half million Members choose BJ's Wholesale Club for the great values they find on holiday gift-giving and party planning needs. "Consumers can save money this holiday season by shopping in…

BJ's Wholesale Clubs Raise Money for the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund

September 18, 2001

Company Donates Trailer Loads of Food, Water and Clothing

NATICK, Mass. -- More than 120 BJ's Wholesale Clubs across the eastern United States have begun a company-wide fundraising campaign to benefit the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund. This past weekend alone 22 clubs sold pins of the American flag and raised over $50,000 in proceeds, all of which will be donated to the American Red Cross Relief Effort. This program has been authorized by…

BJ's Wholesale Club to Accept Tax-Rebate Checks as Payment Chainwide

July 19, 2001

Members May Cash Checks or Use them as Currency Towards a BJ's Purchase

NATICK, Mass. -- BJ's Wholesale Club will provide Members with the convenience of using their government-issued tax rebate checks at BJ's as payment for purchases beginning July 23rd. BJ's will also cash the checks at the membership service desk free of charge. From July 23rd through the end of September, BJ's Members may bring the checks to any of BJ's 118 locations in the eastern United…