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Mi Pueblo Supermarket. (CBS)

Mi Pueblo Grocery Chain Launches Initiative To Raise Funds For Undocumented Minors

Mi Pueblo Foods is leading a new effort in Silicon Valley to raise funds for legal representation of undocumented minors detained at the U.S. border.

09/09/2014

Blue Bottle Coffee Co.'s New Orleans-style Iced Coffee will be available at grocery stores nationwide. (photo via Bluebottlecoffee.com)

Rest Of Nation Gets A Taste For Bay Area’s Blue Bottle Iced Coffee

Residents in the Bay Area have long known of the quality of Blue Bottle coffee, but now the rest of the country is starting to get a taste with their New Orleans-style Iced Coffee available in stores across the country.

08/01/2014

Whole Foods Market (credit:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Whole Foods Penalized $800,000 For Overcharging California Customers

Whole Foods will pay about $800,000 in penalties and fees after an investigation found the grocery retailer was overcharging customers in California.

06/24/2014

A Safeway supermarket in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pleasanton-Based Safeway In Talks Over Possible Sale Of Company

The Pleasanton-based supermarket operator says that discussions are ongoing but that it hasn’t yet reached an agreement. It added that it isn’t certain that the talks will end in a deal.

02/19/2014

A man uses his phone as he walks past an Apple store in Hong Kong on December 25, 2013. (credit: ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images)

Company Rolls Out Apple’s iBeacon To Grocery Stores

Soon, your phone might remind you to pick up detergent as you peruse the supermarket…

01/06/2014

Whole Foods Market

Market Street Whole Foods Market Opens

Wednesday marked the official grand opening of Whole Foods Market’s 7th store located in San Francisco’s Mission Dolores…

11/06/2013

Mi Pueblo Supermarket. (CBS)

Mi Pueblo Grocery Store Chain Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

A Mi Pueblo spokeswoman assures that customers of the grocery chain won’t feel the effects of the companies bankruptcy filing. Meanwhile Smart & Final is opening a store in East San Jose.

07/22/2013

A customer walks into a Safeway store in San Anselmo. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Safeway Profits Fall On Costs Related To Canadian Operations

Grocery store chain Safeway Inc. said its profit fell in the second quarter on one-time costs partly related to a deal to sell its Canadian operations.

07/18/2013

Man shopping for groceries. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Bay Area Grocery Shopping Through Amazon?

Amazon.com is reportedly getting into the grocery business in the Bay Area. The online shopping giant, which has been offering deliveries in the Seattle area, plans to expand its service to the Bay Area by the end of the year according to Reuters.

06/05/2013

Man shopping for groceries. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Calif. Watchdog Keeping Grocers Accountable Shut Down

The government watchdog that is supposed to ensure consumers are not overcharged at the grocery store has stopped doing its job.

02/25/2013

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