Update: Salem (sorry, Keizer) Oregon Trader Joe's will be opening mid-June 2011
. . . and now the VERY latest--
KeizerTimes confirms: "Just got off the phone with the sign company. They confirmed the mistake."
What was that phrase Roseanne Rosanna Danna on Saturday Night Live used to say? Oh yeah--"Nevermind"
And now another update ... this is from an article in the KeizerTimes:
"Trader Joe’s sign was a mistake?
Written by Jason CoxGeneral, News, Top StoriesJun 15, 2010
A new sign for Keizer Station features Trader Joe's, Marshalls and Old Navy - tenants which have yet to build there.
UPDATED: City officials say a sign posted at Keizer Station – with a Trader Joe’s logo – was a mistake.
“The sign is all a mistake,” said Community Development Director Nate Brown. “There is no deal done for any of Trader Joe’s, Old Navy or Marshalls.”
Brown said the information came from a Keizer Station official. We’ll have more as soon as we find out.
Here is the original story:
Keizer Station has a new sign – and it looks like a new tenant.
Upscale grocer Trader Joe’s sign was spotted on the development’s new sign today.
A Keizer Station official declined to comment and referred reporters to their outside public relations agency.
More details as they become available."
This just in--
Witnessed by K Williams Brown of the SJ and @joderss on Twitter-
A sign with the Trader Joe's logo has just been lifted into place at Keizer Station.