Pacoima Lawmaker Pushes For Statewide Ban On Plastic BagsAn increasing number of retailers in Southern California no longer provide plastic bags for customers - and now one local lawmaker wants the ban to go statewide.
Grocers Ditch Self-Checkout Lanes Over Customer Service, Shoplifting FearsAt least two Southland grocery chains are pulling the plug on self-checkout lanes.
Coupon Queen Teri Gault Shares Her Top 10 Money Saving TipsExtreme couponers listen up! Teri Gault, founder of The Grocery Game, has her top 10 saving tips for 2012.
Strike Averted? Grocery Workers To Vote On New Contract FridaySouthern California grocery workers will vote on a new contract Friday. If it’s approved as expected, a crippling supermarket strike will be averted.
Grocery Stores Remain Open, But Strike Threat LoomsGrocery stores will remain open Monday, but a strike threat still looms as stores and workers negotiate a contract.
Grocery Workers Could Strike As Early As Sunday NightGrocery workers upset with sluggish contract negotiations could strike as early as Sunday night.
No Paper Or Plastic? LA Shoppers Wary Of Proposed 'Nightmare' Ban The effort may sound like a political long-shot, but one city councilman thinks the public will eventually warm up to the initiative.
Smaller Stores Hope To Cash In On Potential Grocery Workers StrikeA looming labor strike at three of the Southland's biggest supermarket chains may mean bigger profits for some of their smaller competitors.
Grocery Workers To Vote On Contract, Strike AuthorizationUnionized grocery workers across the Southland are voting on a controversial health care proposal, as well as whether to authorize a strike.
Study: Healthy Diets Costs Families Up To $400 More In Grocery BillsShoppers who want to go organic are shelling out hundreds of dollars more per year - even for small items like potatoes.
Grocery Workers To Rally At Multiple Stores Ahead Of Possible StrikeThe Service Employees International Union will demonstrate at a Ralphs supermarket in Inglewood and six other stores to show support for local grocery workers.