A proposed supermarket takeover involving Vons’ parent company took a step toward approval after Safeway shareholders voted Friday to accept a $9.2 billion purchase offer from Albertsons.
A 55-year-old man pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing his wife by stabbing her 41 times at a Santa Monica supermarket.
The vehicle went through a wall.
Safeway says it has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner of Albertsons and several other supermarket chains.
Union members returned to negotiations Monday with three of the Southland’s largest grocery chains.
Albertsons is closing 11 stores across the Southern California by the end of February.
Police are looking for a suspect who held a 71-year-old woman against her will and stole money from her purse.
Emergency crews and a hazardous materials team descended on an Albertson’s parking lot Wednesday after a radioactive material was found in a nearby trash bin.
Albertsons’ parent company says it will close 19 underperforming stores in Southern California by the end of the year.
Supervalu, the parent company of Albertsons, announced Wednesday it will eliminate 19 of its grocery stores in Southern California.
Albertsons announced plans Wednesday to reduce its workforce by 2,200-2,500 positions, affecting all 247 California and Nevada stores.
At least two Southland grocery chains are pulling the plug on self-checkout lanes.
Police in Simi Valley report that a US Bank branch was robbed Sunday afternoon.
An Albertson’s grocery store on Harbor Boulevard was evacuated Monday after a burglary suspect fell through the ceiling to the ground near a cash register.
Southern California grocery employees have voted to ratify a new contract with supermarket chains, bringing an end to months of conflict and averting a strike that could have crippled the industry and left shoppers scrambling.