Meijer has announced its Thanksgiving turkey specials and prices for 2012, aiming to lead the Midwest in low-price birds.
When a Meijer customer spends $20, they will receive $10 off any fresh or frozen turkey that weighs 10–15 pounds, or $17 off any fresh or frozen turkey weighing 16–24 pounds. So, after spending $20, a 10-pound frozen Meijer turkey is priced at just 49 cents a pound, or a 16-pound frozen Meijer turkey will cost just 43 cents a pound, according to the company. A deluxe turkey dinner costs $47.99 and includes a 10–12 pound prebaked turkey, home-style stuffing, roasted turkey gravy, cranberry walnut relish, mashed potatoes and green bean casserole. A deluxe ham dinner costs $47.99 and includes a 7–9 pound spiral ham, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, roasted turkey gravy and cranberry salad.