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American Moms Aren't Buying What the NRA Is Selling

Shannon Watts | Posted 08.28.2014 | Politics
Shannon Watts

The National Rifle Association is in a quandary. The organization's leadership, which is sullied by a long history of sexism and misogyny, must continue to grow its market for guns in order to protect gun manufacturers' profits.

Ex-Kroger CEO Admits He Was Paid A 'Ludicrous' Amount

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business

CEO pay has skyrocketed over the last few decades, and corporate leaders are usually tight-lipped on the subject. But we were offered a rare moment...

Why Moms Across America Are Calling On Kroger To Protect Our Children

Shannon Watts | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics
Shannon Watts

When confronted with a semiautomatic rifle in the frozen food aisle with our children, how is any mom supposed to know if these are political activists making a statement, or if we should duck and cover?

Kroger vs. Walmart vs. Aldi: Which Is the Cheapest Grocery Store?

Max Levitte | Posted 05.28.2014 | Money
Max Levitte

If the thought of extreme couponing drives you crazy but grocery prices wipe out your budget, maybe it's time to try a different type of store. A thre...

24 States Pressure Walmart, Walgreens To Stop Selling Cigarettes

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 03.24.2014 | Business

Attorney Generals from 24 states, Washington D.C., and three U.S. territories sent letters to the country's biggest pharmaceutical retailers Monday, i...

Kate Sheppard

Phil Radford Reflects On His Time Leading Greenpeace USA

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 02.12.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON –- When Phil Radford took the helm of Greenpeace USA in April 2009, he promised to bring a renewed focus on the grassroots to the environ...

Cheese From Coast to Coast

Rob Kaufelt | Posted 01.29.2014 | Taste
Rob Kaufelt

This week Murray's opens its 100th location -- you can find our newest cheese counter inside the Ralphs store in the heart of Studio City, California....

Three Different Approaches to CEO Succession at Walmart, Kroger and Microsoft... Which Is Best?

George Bradt | Posted 02.03.2014 | Business
George Bradt

CEO succession is a big deal. The best-run companies and boards invest a lot of time and energy to think it through in advance, and do everything they...

The 10 Companies Paying Americans The Least

24/7 Wall Street | Michael B. Sauter, Thomas C. Frohlich and Alexander E.M. Hess | Posted 11.17.2013 | Business

24/7 Wall Street: This summer, thousands of fast-food workers in the United States went on strike in cities across the country, demanding their wages ...

Two Major Supermarket Chains To Merge

AP | CANDICE CHOI and BREE FOWLER | Posted 09.08.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Kroger, already the country's largest traditional supermarket operator, is expanding its reach in key southeastern and mid-Atlantic s...

Where's the Food? My First Trip to an American Grocery Store As a Mom

Charity Curley Mathews | Posted 03.31.2013 | Parents
Charity Curley Mathews

The first time I went to the Kroger here in North Carolina, it was literally dizzying. I had to hold onto the cart. How would I ever find anything, and HOW LONG would this shopping trip take?

Will Walmart Save The Twinkie?

Reuters | Olivia Oran | Posted 12.13.2012 | Business

Reuters) - Hostess Brands Inc, the bankrupt Twinkie and Wonder Bread maker, has received bids for assets being sold by about two dozen parties includi...

Kroger May Take Walmart's Spot In Denver

Posted 11.28.2012 | Denver

Grocery retailer Kroger Co. is in talks to anchor the redevelopment of the old University of Colorado Health Science campus. Walmart had previously...

Supermarket Chain Says Sprouts Are Too Dangerous To Be Sold

Posted 10.22.2012 | Food

Starting today, Kroger, one of the biggest supermarket chains in the country, is no longer selling alfalfa and bean sprouts in any of its stores. ...

Arthur Delaney

Food Stamp Ridicule Humiliates Woman At The Supermarket

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.25.2012 | Business

Cindy Nerger of Warner Robins, Ga., said she and her husband aren't proud when they use their food stamp debit card to buy groceries. "I felt shy ...

Kroger Manager Allegedly Mocked Customer's Food Stamp Use

Posted 09.25.2012 | Business

One Georgia woman is on the front lines of the battle for the 47 percent. Kroger, America's largest grocery chain, has transferred one of its store...

Major Supermarket Chain Recalls Spinach Over Listeria Risk

AP | Posted 09.20.2012 | Food

CINCINNATI -- Kroger is recalling spinach sold at grocery stores in 15 states due to possible Listeria contamination. The Fresh Selections Tender Spi...

Nine Big Companies That Love Food Stamps

Posted 09.12.2012 | Business

Food stamps help millions of Americans feed themselves and their families, but they also help major companies boost their bottom lines. Kraft’s ...

Even More Major Supermarkets Ditch Pink Slime

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 05.22.2012 | Food

NEW YORK — Supermarket chains Kroger Co. and Stop & Shop said Thursday they will join the growing list of store chains that will no longer sell ...

Major Grocery Chain Recalls Ice Cream With Unlisted Peanuts

AP | Posted 12.13.2011 | Food

CINCINNATI -- Kroger is recalling ice cream sold in 10 states because it may contain peanuts not mentioned on the label. The nation's largest grocery...

Michael McLaughlin

High On Drugs, Man Tries To Get Clean -- With Hand Sanitizer

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

A drugged-out man in Louisville put a twist on the idea of getting clean when he was spotted gulping hand sanitizer in a Louisville grocery store. ...

Laura Bassett

Big Retail Companies Require Job Applicants To Disclose Their Age

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Ruth Lyons, 59, was born on April 28, 1951. But after two and a half years of not even being able to get an interview for a job, she decided that her...

You Say Tomato, I Say Slavery (video)

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Kurt Michael Friese

When you buy tomatoes at the local Publix, Ahold, Kroger, or Walmart, you become the last link in a chain that is attached to shackles in south Florida.

A Wish List For Aspen's City Market

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Meredith C. Carroll

At the moment I can't imagine a bigger nuisance than the fact that my local supermarket is closed for renovations for 16 long days.

Morgan Stanley Downplays Wal-Mart's "Bite"

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

Why did Morgan Stanley decide to low-key Wal-Mart's impact on its rivals? Could it be that Morgan Stanley's comments were not helpful to it's partner Wal-Mart's stock? When do the anti-trust discussions begin?