| Sep 25, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Grocery strike averted: Southern California supermarket workers voted to ratify a new contract with Ralphs, Vons and Albertsons on Saturday night, bringing an end to labor negotiations that dragged on for more than eight months and brought tens of...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Workers at Food 4 Less say they'll strike if Kroger doesn't give them better wages and benefits...
| May 1, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Judge Gloria Trask on April 27 issued an injunction requiring all Ralphs and Food 4 Less stores in Riverside County to hire a “pricing integrity coordinator” for each store to ensure that information on store shelf tags was accurate....
| 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 29, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Wal-Mart Stores Inc is cutting gasoline prices by 10 cents a gallon this summer for loyal U.S. customers who are still being crimped at the pump, even as gas prices have retreated from recent highs.
The discount, which runs from Wednesday through Sept....
| 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...
| 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,...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:19 PM
More grocers pulled Enfamil baby formula cans from shelves Friday, while U.S. health regulators said they are widening their investigation to include several types of baby formula after the death of a Missouri newborn.
Even though Enfamil has not been...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Elliott Sadler will be in the Daytona 500 for Richard Childress Racing.
Sadler has not raced in the Sprint Cup Series since 2010. He ran the Nationwide Series last season, and is scheduled to do so again this year for RCR.
RCR has sponsorship...
| Oct 2, 2011
During his two-hour morning bike ride, Eric Hartman doesn't pay much attention to his iPhone.
But the iPhone is paying attention to him.
As he traverses the 30-mile circuit around Seal Beach, Hartman's iPhone knows precisely where he is at every moment,...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 8:47 AM
Police have released the identity of a suspect killed by a Kroger employee during an attempted robbery.
According to police, Jeremy Atkinson, 26, tried to rob the Kroger near 71st Street and Georgetown Road a little after 6 p.m. Monday.
| Dec 27, 2011
| 9:03 PM
According to a Kroger employee handbook, store employees are prohibited from bringing a firearm inside the store.
The information comes after a store manager shot and killed a would-be-robber.
Metro police say Jeremy Atkinson, 26, tried to rob the...