Barrier at store counter for prevent spread of COVID-19
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Mike DeNardo
March 25, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Supermarkets, including Acme and Giant, are installing Plexiglas partitions to separate cashiers from customers and to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read more here.
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Giant Food store in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
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Tim Jimenez
March 19, 2020 - 8:31 am
Giant food stores are now joining other grocery and retail chains that are opening up their first hour of business to those 60 and older in response to the high demand and concerns during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Jon Roesser, general manager of Weaver’s Way co-op, with Mayor Jim Kenney
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Hadas Kuznits
October 18, 2019 - 1:35 pm
In a brief ceremony at City Hall on Friday morning, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney declared Saturday the inaugural Philly Grocery Co-op Day. Jon Roesser, general manager of Weaver's Way Co-op, says he hopes Co-op Day brings attention to the benefits of shopping at or being a member of a cooperative...
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Shoppers at the East Passyunk Avenue Acme react after learning that one of the store's workers has hepatitis A.
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Justin Udo
April 07, 2019 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Customers discussed their concerns after learning that a food worker at a Philadelphia grocery story contracted hepatitis A. It was business as usual Sunday morning for shoppers at the Acme on East Passyunk Avenue in South Philadelphia following the news that one of...
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Hepatitis A
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April 06, 2019 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Health officials are warning customers of a South Philadelphia supermarket about possible exposure to hepatitis A. The Philadelphia Health Department recently confirmed that an employee at the Acme on the 1400 block of East Passyunk Avenue has acute hepatitis A...
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