| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:58 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Two more major grocery chains say they will stop buying beef that contains "pink slime."
The Kroger Co., the nation's largest traditional grocer with more than 2,400 supermarkets in 31 states, made the announcement Thursday --...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 6:37 AM
Beef Products Inc. told the Associated Press on Monday that it will shut down operations at three of the four plants where it makes the meat product that critics have nastily taken to calling "pink slime."
But some food industry experts say that the...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 7:33 AM
The Kroger Co.’s Central Division launched “Share Your Feast” Thursday, which is the company’s largest annual food drive in support of local food banks and food pantries.
The food drive will begin Thursday and last until...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:25 PM
BURBANK ( KTLA ) -- An estimated 62,000 grocery workers in Southern California have cast their ballots for a second time on whether to go ahead with a strike.
The vote was held Friday, just days after Albertsons and Vons began taking applications from...
| May 27, 2011
| 6:02 PM
A Franklin Township school program that helps kids got a financial boost from Kroger Friday.
The grocery store chain gave a $2,500 grant to the Advancement Via Individual Determination program. The program helps kids in grades seven through twelve...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 10:56 AM
The mother of a local man fatally shot during an attempted robbery at a Kroger store in December filed a lawsuit against the supermarket chain for the wrongful death of her son.
Toni Atkinson filed the lawsuit against The Kroger Company on July 13 in an...
| Nov 30, 2007
What could unite such fierce competitors as Bristol Farms, Costco, Safeway, Albertsons, Whole Foods Market and Trader Joe's? A group of fish-eating consumers who want to know whether the salmon in the stores' display cases is wild or farmed.
| Dec 9, 2007
Monday: -- Earnings: Diamond Foods Inc.; FuelCell Energy Inc.; H&R Block Inc.; Hayes Lemmerz International Inc.; SAIC Inc.; Vail Resorts Inc.
Tuesday: -- Federal Reserve meeting -- October wholesale inventories -- Earnings: CHC Helicopter Corp.; Cooper...
| Dec 29, 2007
Who cares that holiday spending fell short of expectations this season? The real shopping is happening right now.
Gift cards, according to a survey by American Express and the International Council of Shopping Centers, were the third most popular item...
| Apr 1, 2008
MAYA LIN has always had a deep feeling for the land. As a child, she roamed the leafy woods of the Appalachian foothills in southern Ohio, listening to the mating calls of the songbirds that filled the forest. Now Lin perceives a growing stillness, as the...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
by Stephen J. Hedges The Government Accountability Office released an audit Monday suggesting at least six other countries and the European Union have better food safety systems than the United States. The 97-page audit was requested by two of the......
| 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......