The Safeway supermarket chain has been ordered to pay nearly $10 million for illegally dumping batteries, electronics and pharmaceuticals in California landfills.
A three-alarm fire that burned in an abandoned grocery store in East Oakland Tuesday night was declared under control early this morning, fire officials said.
An off-duty Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy fatally shot a gunman and may have wounded a second suspect inside a grocery store in Alameda during an attempted robbery late Thursday night, according to Alameda police.
Tesco, Britain’s largest retailer by sales, is to pull out of the U.S., selling off its lossmaking Fresh & Easy supermarket chain after it failed to transfer its winning formula from the U.K. to the western states.
A northern California produce supplier is voluntarily recalling romaine lettuce that was shipped to 19 states, Puerto Rico and Canada over fears of possible E. coli contamination.
The ban on single-use plastic shopping bags that takes effect in San Jose on Jan. 1 applies to all retailers, not just grocery stores.
A man is being sought in the armed robbery of a Safeway grocery store cashier, Oakland police said.
Safeway is getting ready to make over or build 13 supermarkets in the San Francisco Bay Area amid growing competition from other chains.
The Marin County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved a ban on plastic bags at grocery stores in unincorporated areas starting in 2012.
From peanut butter to toilet paper, more and more products you buy at the grocery store are losing ounces and inches.