April 8, 1995 |
The Lucky Stores supermarket chain began locking out its workers in Northern California as a labor dispute spread to more than 400 stores. Lucky began locking out its union employees in the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday night, company spokeswoman Roberta Wong said. By midnight Friday, she said, all 180 Lucky stores in Northern California, as well as 17 Save Marts in the Bay Area, were to have locked out their workers.
November 15, 2002 |
Grocery wholesale giant Fleming Cos. said it is the subject of what it calls an informal Securities and Exchange Commission inquiry. The Lewisville, Texas-based grocery distributor said the SEC was looking into Fleming's accounting and sales reporting. The Wednesday disclosure came hours after Fleming announced it was selling 26 Food4Less stores in California and two still under construction to Save Mart Supermarkets for $165 million. Fleming shares fell 89 cents to $5.11 on the NYSE.
November 16, 1999 |
Bergen Brunswig Corp. said Monday that its drug company subsidiary has signed contracts to provide management services for a federal health agency and to provide pharmaceutical products for Save Mart Supermarkets. The company said in a press release that its Bergen Brunswig Drug Co. will provide logistics management and value-added services to help the U.S. Health Resources and Service Administration improve its product procurement efficiency.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 14, 2007 |
Officials Wednesday released an expanded list of retail stores that carried the 5.7 million pounds of ground beef recalled last week because it may be contaminated with a potentially deadly form of E. coli. The fresh and frozen beef was sold at outlets of 18 firms in California, according to a list from the producer, Vernon-based United Food Group.
May 8, 2012 |
This time, the Lakers won't have to worry about canceling preseason games because of an ongoing lockout. This time, the Lakers won't have to worry much about traveling either. The Lakers' 2012 preseason schedule will all feature games in relatively local venues, including two at Staples Center Oct. 13 against Utah and Oct. 21 against Sacramento. The rest of the Lakers' seven exhibition games will take place in various local spots. That includes games against Golden State (Oct. 7 at Fresno's Save Mart Center)
May 8, 1995 |
Seven-time Winston Cup champion Dale Earnhardt won on a road course for the first time Sunday in the Save Mart Supermarkets 300 at Sears Point Raceway in Sonoma, Calif. Mark Martin, going for his second consecutive victory in the elite stock car series, led for most of the race in his Ford Thunderbird until Earnhardt, in a Chevrolet Monte Carlo, stole the lead with only two laps to go.