MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP (WLMI) -- A Whole Foods Market is coming to East Lansing. The organic and natural foods chain is expanding to Meridian Township, just to the east, in 2015. There are currently six Whole Foods stores in Michigan, with the most recent opening two months ago in Detroit. This new Whole Foods near Lansing will be 35 thousand square feet and employ about 150 people. Whole Foods offers high end, often organic, products.