- Grocery store chain family battling again in court Updated: May-27-16 4:15 pm
BOSTON - Two cousins whose feud over their family supermarket chain prompted an employee walkout and customer boycott are battling again in court.
- Food freedom movement clashes with public health fears Updated: May-06-16 5:23 pm
OGDEN, Utah - In 2014, 99 people were infected by bacteria traced to raw milk sold at a small dairy in Weber County. One person died and 10 were hospitalized. The campylobacter outbreak triggered an investigation by state and federal health authorities of unpasteurized milk practices in Utah.
- NYC lawmakers impose 5-cent charge for plastic bags Updated: May-05-16 5:14 pm
NEW YORK - Every minute of every day, usually without thinking, thousands of New Yorkers reach across the counter at shops and supermarkets and accept a disposable plastic bag. The city's sanitation department estimates 10 billion bags a year are tossed in the trash - roughly 19,000 per minute.
- Wyoming legislative panel weighs tax hikes as revenues drop Updated: May-02-16 8:22 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A Wyoming legislative committee is considering whether to allow local governments to impose an optional tax on grocery purchases.
- Outdoor food vendors, farmers market due back at NY Capitol Updated: May-02-16 12:39 am
ALBANY, New York - Food vendors and famers will soon begin their summer schedule at the state Capitol.
- Market coming to downtown area of Yankton this year Updated: May-01-16 12:45 pm
YANKTON, South Dakota - A market is coming to the downtown area of Yankton this year.
- Competition heats up among Des Moines specialty grocers Updated: Apr-30-16 4:03 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Three new specialty food stores have opened in the Des Moines area since last fall, joining an already competitive grocery market and a string of established grocers in Iowa that sell ethnic, gourmet and health-conscious food.