Trader Joe's

No Joe's
No Joe's
Whenever there's an option to bring in a new store or everyone in Yakima is playing the 'what store is going in that location,' one popular store that often comes up is Trader Joe's. Unfortunately, I'm here to tell you, it's not happening. Not within the next couple of years anyway.
Yakima Needs Joe's
Yakima Needs Joe's
There's been a lot of people in Yakima crying and lamenting over the fact that we don't have a Trader Joe's in Yakima. Maybe it's because I've never been to Trader Joe's so I didn't see the draw. I mean, we already have several other grocery store options, why need another? Well, after a recent visit to Trader Joe's, I get it. I really, really get it.
No Joe's in Yakima?
No Joe's in Yakima?
I was in Seattle over the weekend and stepped foot inside Trader Joe's for the very first time. Although it was smaller than I expected and far busier than I wanted it to be, it was fun to see unique items that I don't normally see and the prices weren't bad at all. It got me thinking we should have a Trader Joe's in Yakima, but that's when I came to find out that, after reading something, Yakima