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Safeway pays fine to EPA, plans to reduce emissions

...chains that have refrigeration systems that we will continue to look at."Blumenfeld wouldn't specify which other grocery chains were being investigated.Safeway also agreed to implement a corporate-wide plan to reduce refrigerant emissions...
Ohio's job growth doesn't guarantee an Obama win

...Moore, 68, was having coffee and a snack with some fellow retirees. Moore once had a unionized custodial job at a grocery chain. He retired in 2003, then found it impossible to land another job when he sought work a few years later."I can't...
Farmed fish ruinous for Northwest salmon fishermen

...corporations have quadrupled imports of salmon into the United States during the past 15 years. Salmon farmers can assure grocery chains of all the fish they need to plan months ahead. Al Ritter and those like him know they can't do that. He bought...

...This agreement is likely to be a model for the remaining contracts," said Melinda Merrill, a spokeswoman for the grocery chains. Transformed apple industry gets first test YAKIMA, Wash. - Washington's transformed apple industry, which has...
Alaska seafood gains praise from national stores, others

...Fleming said. "There are a lot of retailers who are pretty good about promoting wild salmon." That includes national grocery chains Publix Super Markets, Whole Foods Market and Kroger Co., which is the parent company of Fred Meyer stores, she...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...charities this winter. Instead of cash, the Alaska grocery chain is donating in-store credits. ``I liked it better...more than $1,500 in cash from A&P. Davis said the grocery chain switched from sending checks to issuing store credit...
Juneau Empire Story Archive better and can move more quickly than federal regulators, said Richard Near, head of Safeway in Alaska. The grocery chains are eager to complete the $330 million deal, announced six months ago. The Federal Trade Commission has been reviewing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...basically dead," said Chryson, adding perhaps lawmakers could use the space formerly leased by Pay-And-Save and a grocery chain. Maybe lawmakers also could use the vacant Wal-Mart building in Wasilla, said Chryson, noting the details would...
Business picks up for seafood plant

...truck to an Illinois distributor that supplies restaurant chains and institutions. In January, a major West Coast grocery chain and a membership-based warehouse retailer will carry the value-added seafood as appetizers, dinners and salmon...
Governor riled over grocery stores' switch to Starbucks

...homegrown Anchorage businesses. The grocery chain's district manager in Anchorage...Alaskan and Juneau coffees." The grocery chain also has said it will continue...Gottstein Foods Co., an Alaska grocery chain, was the subject of a class-action...


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