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Kristy Houston
Director, Public Relations & Social Media
KHouston@BJs.com
774-512-5086

Maria Fruci
Communications Manager
MFruci@BJs.com
774-512-5961

Jennie Hardin
Sr. Communications Specialist,
Corporate Communications
JHardin@BJs.com
774-512-6978

Courtney Tavener
Sr. Communications Specialist,
Community Relations
CTavener@BJs.com
774-512-6904

BJ's Wholesale Club Takes Top Spot in Customer Experience Rankings
BJ's comes in first for retail customer experience according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BJ's Wholesale Club earned the number one spot for overall customer experience in retail according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings.

BJ's score of 81 percent puts them at the top of the retail industry, tying with Ace Hardware and QVC. Overall, BJ's placed eighth out of 331 companies across twenty different industries, including airlines, banks, grocery, hotel & rooms, streaming media and wireless.

The Temkin Group's annual experience ratings survey 10,000 consumers in the United States on their recent interactions with companies and asks them to evaluate brands on three key categories: success, effort, and emotion. Any score of 80% or above is considered excellent.

"At BJ's, we strive to deliver unbeatable value and an exceptional shopping experience for our Members, both in-Club and online, each and every day," said Brian Poulliot, executive vice president and chief membership officer. "We're thrilled that BJ's is being recognized for providing an outstanding customer experience, and we'll continue to deliver an unsurpassed level of service and value to our Members."

Competing against other popular retailers, BJ's top ranking exemplifies its deep commitment to its Members. BJ's Members enjoy exclusive perks such as convenient shopping options like Pick Up & Pay® and the most payment options of any major wholesale club. Plus, with the latest expansion of its exclusive Wellsley Farms and Berkley Jensen brands, BJ's continues to sharpen its assortment and offer products to give smart saving families everything they need to stock up and live generously.

Additional benefits of a BJ's membership include:

  • Members save up to 25 percent off grocery store prices every day.
  • BJ's only major wholesale club that accepts manufacturers' coupons, offering families another great way to save.
  • BJ's consistently ranks as having the best gas prices.
  • Members buy 65 percent more fresh food from BJ's than from other clubs.
  • BJ's is the only major wholesale club to offer a full-service deli with premium meats and cheeses.
  • BJ's offers 7,000 items compared to an average of 4,000 at other clubs, and pack sizes tend to be smaller and more convenient.

Shoppers can learn more about BJ's Wholesale Club by going to www.bjs.com.

About BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
Headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts, BJ's is the leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States. The company currently operates 214 clubs and 130 BJ's Gas® locations in 15 states. 

BJ's provides a one-stop shopping destination filled with top-quality, leading brands, including its exclusive Wellsley Farms and Berkley Jensen brands, along with USDA Choice meats, premium produce and delicious organics, many in supermarket sizes. BJ's is also the only major membership warehouse club to accept all manufacturers' coupons and, for greater convenience, offers the most payment options.

Visit www.BJs.com, and for exclusive content find us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

BJ's is wholly owned by affiliates of Leonard Green & Partners, CVC Capital Partners and its management team.

SOURCE BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.

For further information: Media Contacts: Jennie Hardin, BJ's Wholesale Club, JHardin@BJs.com | 774-512-6978; Kristy Houston, BJ's Wholesale Club, KHouston@BJs.com | 774-512-5086