| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:02 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through Sunday.
| Oct 11, 2013
Shoppers walked out of a Dominick's in Palos Heights with carts full of weekend groceries shocked by news that the chain will close its Chicago locations by 2014.
"It's a shame because the (employees), they make this business. They're what brings you...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:56 AM
Play Chipotle's new arcade-style game "Scarecrow" and win free food valued at up to $8.
Download the new game in iTunes and complete four levels to get a BOGO coupon good for a free burrito, bowl, salad or tacos.
The game will award 1 million...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:50 AM
A hotly contested Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market had its soft opening Friday in Chinatown, where it was met by some of the protesters who have fought its arrival for more than a year.
The store, located on the ground floor of the Grand Plaza building at...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Wal-Mart is pledging to cut down or eliminate 10 chemicals found in household and beauty products currently on its shelves, the mega-retailer said Thursday.
At a meeting focused on the chain’s sustainability efforts, executives said they would...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:45 AM
If you plan on buying one of Apple's new iPhones, you may want to head to Wal-Mart.
The retail giant has announced it will carry the new devices and sell them at prices lower than Apple and other retailers.
Wal-Mart said it will carry 16-gigabyte...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Ron Burkle, who became a billionaire reviving faltering supermarket chains, will try to turn the money-losing Fresh & Easy stores into a profitable venture.
Burkle's Yucaipa Cos. has agreed to buy the El Segundo chain for an undisclosed amount from...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Looking for something a little different for dinner? The quinoa salad from M Cafe is bright, refreshing and filling if you're looking for something on the lighter side. Oh, and it's vegan.
Quinoa is cooked with finely diced beets, which tint the...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:28 AM
September is National Coupon Month and I'm in to celebrate those slick little slips eight days a week.
Laugh if you want, but I see coupons for exactly what they are: free money.
I'm not the only bargainista who sees it that way. Scissor-wielding...
| Jun 29, 2013
Many factors figure into a shopper's allegiance to a particular grocery. Among them are prices and food quality, store location and cleanliness, the helpfulness of the staff and efficiency of checkout. And, according to a 2012 National Grocers Association...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Shoppers at a Wal-Mart on Crenshaw Boulevard described a scene of chaos and mayhem Monday night as unruly protesters stormed the store, tossing merchandise and trying to loot jewelry cases.
Police estimated about 150 people took part in the violence...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - While at a nutrition conference, I tasted a delicious salad made with a grainlike food called quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) mixed with fresh vegetables. I decided to make a similar salad at home. Making the recipe, however, required a bit...