COVID: San Jose Council Approves $3/Hour Hazard Pay For Workers At Large Grocery StoresGrocery store employees in San Jose will be getting a $3 per hour boost in hazard pay, but it will be about two months before they see a change in their paychecks.
Save Mart, FoodMaxx, Luckys Add Plastic Shields At Registers For Safety During Coronavirus PandemicGrocery shoppers may notice some remarkable changes at the checkout counter. In an effort to ramp up safety and prevent the spread of the coronavirus, some supermarkets are installing plastic shields at their registers.
Many California Retailers Flout Bottle, Can Recycling LawIf you paid a deposit for recycling bottles and cans, you are supposed to be able to get your money back. It's part of California's 33-year-old bottle bill. But don't expect smooth sailing, because many retailers are flouting the law.
Raley's Market Customer Info Possibly Compromised In Computer HackRaley’s Supermarkets is advising customers who used their credit or debit cards at any of its stores to check their statements because its computer network may have been the target of a cyberattack.
ConsumerWatch: Safeway Stores May Be More Likely To OverchargeAfter CBS 5's recent undercover investigation into overcharges at Safeway-operated stores, ConsumerWatch found the stores are even more likely to overcharge than the average California retailer.
Raley's, Striking Union Return To Bargaining TableStatements from a Raley's spokesman and from the United Food and Commercial Workers union said talks between both sides resumed Sunday morning.
ConsumerWatch: Safeway Under Fire For Overcharging ClaimsCustomers from across California are complaining about being overcharged on purchases at Safeway and Vons supermarkets. A ConsumerWatch investigation into those claims uncovered Safeway is also violating a court order.
Mi Pueblo Faced Federal Immigration Audit, Company SaysA Department of Homeland Security audit prompted San Jose-based Mi Pueblo foods to participate in a federal program that verifies a prospective employee’s immigration status, the supermarket chain said Friday.
San Jose Grocery Shoppers Asked To Pledge Union SupportAs Northern California supermarket workers step up pressure for a new contract, some local shoppers are being asked to sign pledge cards showing their support for unions.
Card Readers Tampered With At Bay Area Lucky SupermarketsLucky Supermarkets has issued a warning to consumers after someone tampered with credit and debit card readers at several Bay Area Stores.
San Jose Grocery Workers Launch Hunger Strike To Protest FiringsFormer Mi Pueblo supermarket workers in San Jose are embarking on a two day hunger strike to protest what they say are unjust firings of 300 workers.
ConsumerWatch: Size Of Household Goods Slimming DownFrom peanut butter to toilet paper, more and more products you buy at the grocery store are losing ounces and inches.
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