Lizzy Buczak
July 22, 2020 - 3:45 pm
As many retailers struggle amid the pandemic, Aldi is expanding with 70 new stores by the end of the year including opening locations in two new states. Read more about the German grocery stores plans now!
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Groceries delivered in front of a house
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Justin Udo
May 26, 2020 - 3:14 pm
A Philadelphia nonprofit is working to get groceries and other essentials to the homes of those most at risk of contracting the coronavirus, and for some of the volunteers, it's turned into a way of life. Read more here.
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PepsiCo snacks
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May 11, 2020 - 12:49 pm
PepsiCo is hoping to capitalize on the moment of online groceries through two new snack sites. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
April 24, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Authorities have charged the woman who they say spit on two people inside the Rittenhouse Square Di Bruno Bros. earlier this week. Read more here.
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Instacart worker
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April 24, 2020 - 8:13 am
Instacart hired 300,000 workers in recent weeks to meet surging demand for grocery deliveries spurred by the pandemic. Now, the startup is seeking to hire another 250,000 workers over the next two months. Read more here.
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Grocery delivery
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Kimberly Adams
April 13, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Trying to get day-to-day essential items is a battle in itself amid the coronavirus crisis, especially for older people or vulnerable populations. So, two Moorestown moms took it upon themselves to go shopping for their neighbors. Read more here.
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Reading Terminal Market
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Hadas Kuznits
April 02, 2020 - 11:36 am
Reading Terminal Market is still open during the coronavirus pandemic. But ever since the virus forced business closures and stay-at-home orders across the state, online orders have skyrocketed 80 times more than usual. Read more here.
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Rittenhouse Market cleans shopping carts
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John McDevitt
April 01, 2020 - 1:46 pm
Rittenhouse Market in Center City set up a pulley system outside its doors, where workers hook up a shopping cart and dip it into large vats of different cleaning solutions in between customer use amid the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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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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Corona Relief Squad
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John McDevitt
March 20, 2020 - 5:03 pm
High schooler Jasleen Gill saw how the coronavirus pandemic was affecting her community, so she started the Corona Relief Squad to deliver groceries to people in need. Read more here.
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