| Mar 9, 2010
| 9:32 PM
--In an attempt to try to quash the spread of a moth thatâs threatening Californiaâs vineyards, the state Department of Food and Agriculture announced Tuesday that it is quarantining 162 square miles â a swath that covers wine country in......
| Mar 16, 2010
Kroger Co. said it is recalling two of its seasonings due to an ingredient that may be contaminated with salmonella.
The largest U.S. grocery retailer said late Monday that it would pull its California seasoning blend garlic powder and special...
| May 12, 2010
| 3:32 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The Ralphs supermarket chain is being accused of overcharging customers when it comes to prepackaged and weighed products at stores throughout Los Angeles.
And the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office is involved in the matter.
| May 12, 2010
Supermarket giant Ralphs and its parent company were charged Tuesday with overcharging customers, false advertising and false labeling after an undercover operation by Los Angeles county officials.
The multicount criminal case, filed by the Los Angeles...
| Dec 20, 2010
| 2:43 AM
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Kroger Co. is recalling select packages of pet food in 19 states, saying the products might contain aflatoxin, which poses a health risk to pets.
The Associated Press reported early Monday that the company said in a...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 9:18 PM
You are the chef at a new restaurant that opens Monday at University Park Mall.
The create-your-own stir-fry concept called Flat Top Grill is located next to the new mall entrance in the outdoor addition.
Diners such as Andrew Criswell, of South Bend,...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 1:31 AM
WASHINGTON - Rising wholesale prices for food and energy are putting pressure on manufacturers and retailers to pass higher costs to customers. It's a trend that could raise inflation in the United States and slow economies in Asia and Latin America.
| Mar 3, 2011
| 3:57 AM
VAN NUYS (KTLA) -- Ralphs supermarket chain was ordered Wednesday to pay over $67,000 in fines in connection with charges that it overcharged customers.
Van Nuys Superior Court Judge Thomas Rubison ordered the grocery chain to 3 years probation and $67,...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 4:35 AM
About 7,000 folding chairs sold at Fred Meyer are being recalled because the wooden frame of the chairs can break, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of the outdoor chairs.
The Kroger Co.,...
| Feb 17, 2011
The chips are falling into place for Homeboy Industries.
The hottest-selling snack item at 256 Ralphs deli sections across Southern California in the first weeks of February wasn't pretzels, or cheese puffs, or pita or bagel crisps. According to the...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 5:54 AM
Online purchases of consumer packaged goods from disposable diapers to processed food will more than double to $25 billion by 2014, information and measurement company Nielsen said on Monday.
Online shoppers now spend roughly $12 billion on consumer...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 10:00 PM
DILLONS HELPS HONOR OUR TROOPS
“Honoring Our Heroes" fundraising drive to benefit the USO in ongoing support
The Dillons on Central and Rock welcomed a group of USO military servicemen and women today to share details of the USO partnership...