Workers secure the Trader Joe's sign to the front of the grocery.
Trader Joe's just took one step closer to its Friday, Feb. 28, opening date.
The last few weeks have been busy for the chain grocer: Product has been placed on the shelves and a slew of new "mates
"—the term for TJ's employees—are in training, but this morning workers placed the iconic TJ's sign to the front of the building.
In the Wednesday, Feb. 19, edition of Boise Weekly
, we'll unpack why passions for TJ's run high in Boise and get the inside scoop from a few former employees about their experiences there.