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  1. grocery wars
    Albertsons Is Buying Meal-Kit Start-up PlatedIt’s the first grocery chain to gobble up a meal-kit business.
  2. grocery wars
    Could a Rival Grocery Chain Buy Whole Foods?Albertsons is reportedly readying a bid.
  3. Awful Things
    Chances Are Disgustingly High That You’ve Eaten Fish Caught by SlavesAn investigation led back to companies like Walmart, Kroger, and Sysco.
  4. Grocery Wars
    Ralph’s Fined $1,000,000 for Overcharging CustomersIt still beats being Albertson’s.
  5. Grocery Wars
    Albertson’s Cleaning Up On Aisles 1 Through 19The grocery giant is closing 19 stores in Southern California due to increased heat from big box and gourmet markets.
  6. Grocery Wars
    Albertson’s Axing 2,500 EmployeesThe supermarket giant is still suffering decreased sales after a downsizing in February.
  7. Quote of the Day
    Where Russ Parsons Goes Grocery-ShoppingThe food editor is a fan of local foods, but does most of his shopping at Trader Joe’s.
  8. Celebrity Settings
    Gordon Ramsay Dines with The Beckhams at Sushi Roku; Justin Bieber Hits SushiThe pint size pop-star has dinner with his bodyguard.
  9. Mediavore
    It All Started at The A&P; Albertson’s Stabbing Suspect ArrestedElsewhere, Harold McGee takes a look at just how seriously one should consider bacteria in food.
  10. Mediavore
    Grocery Workers Reject Proposed Health Benefits; Spices May Fight Fatty FoodsA strike is looming for Southern California’s major grocery chains.
  11. Grocery Wars
    The Last Supermarket Strike Shifted Our Grocery Store Playing FieldThese days, L.A. shoppers have a lot of options besides The Big 3.
  12. Gone Green
    Albertson’s Embraces Zero-Waste Program, Thwarts Freegan ActivismSupervalu, which owns the ubiquitous supermarket chain, plans to divert 90% of its waste away from landfills at 40 stores.
  13. Mediavore
    SoCal Supermarket Strike Looming; Where to Find E. ColiEmployees at Southern California’s top three grocery giants are readying to strike over health benefits.
  14. Mediavore
    LAUSD Appeases Critics Through Flavored Milk Ban; Joseph Mahon Finds a FullertonThe ban has been considered for some time, but will allow LAUSD a little breathing room.
  15. Mediavore
    VH1 Announces Famous Food; Free Dish at Cafe GratitudeHeidi Montag and Ashley Dupre will star in a new cable show that follows them opening a restaurant with some other reality dimwits.
  16. Celebrity Settings
    Lindsay ‘Lynwood’ Lohan Claims She Was Sucker-Punched At VoyeurThe fallen star’s bad week ends with her Dad teasing her from the heinous halls of Saddle Ranch.
  17. Mediavore
    Ralph’s on Top of Super Market War; Restaurant Workers More Likely to SmokeRalph’s is enjoying success in the last quarter, while restaurant smokers are more likely to light up than others.