Union representing Food4Less employees holding rally in efforts to negotiate contract

By Blanca Ventura Source: KESQ.com Southern California Food4Less workers are ready to strike if negotiations with their parent company, Kroger aren't successful. The United Food and Commercial Workers Union held a rally Friday in Moreno Valley. Union members did authorize a strike should negotiations next week fail to reach an [...]

2024-06-17T09:51:43-07:00June 14th, 2024|Tags: , , , |

Why Food4Less Workers Are Fighting For Pay Equity

By Errol Schweizer Source: Forbes Food4Less is a high volume, California-based division of Kroger that caters to value-oriented shoppers. The busy stores are reportedly among the most profitable in their respective divisions. Yet after years of being underpaid and overworked to keep up with post-pandemic customer demand, workers at Food4Less [...]

2024-06-10T12:52:14-07:00June 10th, 2024|Tags: , , |

Food 4 Less Employees Rally for Fairness: 4,000 Workers Demand Just Contract Terms as Contract Deadline Looms

Source: Random Lengths News On May 8, exactly one month before Food 4 Less workers’ contract expires, Food 4 Less workers, the contract bargaining committee and community supporters delivered 836 petitions containing 4184 signatures in Orange County to store management and company representatives demanding a contract that respects their work [...]

2024-05-13T08:55:54-07:00May 9th, 2024|Tags: , |

Spokane Kroger, Albertsons workers ratify contract

By Mark Hamstra Source: Supermarket News Grocery workers in Eastern Washington state have ratified a new, three-year contract that includes wage increases and other benefit improvements, and no increases to health care premiums or deductibles. The contract, which covers workers at Kroger- and Albertsons-owned stores in the Spokane area, was [...]

2024-05-08T08:51:48-07:00May 7th, 2024|Tags: , , , |

Will Kroger and Albertsons’ revised divestiture plan satisfy the FTC?

By Sam Silverstein Source: Grocery Dive Kroger and Albertsons’ newly revised divestiture plan with C&S Wholesale Grocers adds considerable heft to the retailers’ case that their proposed merger would not snuff out competition in the supermarket industry, analysts said. But whether the sweetened package will be enough to get the [...]

2024-05-06T08:33:52-07:00April 29th, 2024|Tags: , , , , |

Kroger, Albertsons Companies and C&S Wholesale Grocers, LLC Announce an Updated and Expanded Divestiture Plan

Source: Albertsons The Kroger Co. and Albertsons Companies Inc. announced today that they have amended their definitive agreement with C&S Wholesale Grocers, LLC (C&S) for the sale of assets in connection with their proposed merger previously announced on October 14, 2022. This amended package modifies and builds on the initial [...]

2024-04-23T09:26:34-07:00April 22nd, 2024|Tags: , , |

Kroger, Albertsons — still hoping to merge — agree to sell more stores to satisfy regulators

By Dee-Ann Durbin Source: Associated Press Supermarket chains Kroger and Albertsons said Monday they will sell more of their stores in an effort to quell the federal government’s concerns about their proposed merger. The companies now plan to sell 579 Kroger and Albertsons stores in markets where they overlap to [...]

2024-04-22T08:59:17-07:00April 22nd, 2024|Tags: , , |
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