Grocery store workers, community members call on Kroger to stop closing local stores

By Alexi Chidbachian Source: Fox 11 Los Angeles Grocery store workers and members of the community are calling on Kroger to stop closing stores in their neighborhood. Employees and customers of a Ralphs market in the Pico-Robertson neighborhood held a press conference and Passover Seder on March 25th urging Kroger to [...]

2021-05-13T15:04:21+00:00April 5th, 2021|Tags: , , , |

Grocery Stores, Including WeHo’s Ralphs, Cited for Not Protecting Workers from COVID-19

Five grocery stores in Los Angeles, including the Ralphs in West Hollywood, have been cited for failing to protect their employees from COVID-19, Cal/OSHA announced Wednesday. The retailers were cited for various health and safety violations including some classified as serious, with proposed penalties ranging from $13,500 to $25,560. Cal/OSHA [...]

2020-10-02T21:56:16+00:00October 2nd, 2020|Tags: , , |

Ralphs Supermarkets to Offer COVID-19 Testing to All Workers in Wake Of NBC4 I-Team Report

The Ralphs supermarket chain announced Friday that it will offer coronavirus tests to all 20,000 Southern California employees. The action comes a day after the NBC4 I-Team revealed COVID-19 outbreaks at numerous supermarkets, including several Ralphs. "Ralphs will begin offering take-home tests for all of our associates beginning in mid-May," [...]

2020-05-06T15:43:53+00:00May 6th, 2020|Tags: , |

Ralphs’ pharmacists ratify agreement, ending year-long grocery negotiations

Pharmacists at Southern California’s Ralphs stores have unanimously approved a labor contract with the chain, ending a negotiation cycle for the region’s major supermarkets that lasted almost a full year. The 200 members of the United Food and Commercial Workers at Ralphs pharmacies voted on the contract over a two-week [...]

2020-01-31T16:33:54+00:00January 31st, 2020|Tags: , , |
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