grocery stores

Steve has been working for more than 50 years for a family-owned department store chain that has several retail outlets in the western suburbs.
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Mark Abrams
June 23, 2020 - 9:58 am
As southeastern Pennsylvania prepares to go into the “green" phase of COVID-19 recovery, that will still require wearing a mask in many public places. Some store employees say a vocal minority of people kick uop a fuss about the requirement. Read more here.
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Arnett Woodall on the left, and food donations on the right
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Antionette Lee
June 05, 2020 - 5:30 am
In light of the recent looting in West Philadelphia, many businesses in the area have been closed and boarded up. But a few places were spared from the damages and they’re trying to be a beacon of hope during troubling times. Read more here.
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Volunteers provide food to communities whose grocery stores were looted, destroyed.
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Paul Kurtz
June 04, 2020 - 6:08 pm
Two of the stores that were hit hardest by this week's looting in Philadelphia were supermarkets in neighborhoods that were once known as food deserts. Both grocery stores are now temporarily closed, but organizations are working to find ways to continue providing food.
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Man vs refrigerator
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Hadas Kuznits
April 23, 2020 - 1:31 pm
With restaurants closed to seated diners, many people are being forced to switch to take-out or cooking at home. A Pennsylvania food service expert says it's not such an easy thing for people who are used to relying on others for the food they eat. Read more here.
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A person with a shopping cart.
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Antionette Lee
March 28, 2020 - 7:35 pm
While making her own store runs, Juliana Bowland noticed many elders were still in the grocery stores, so she decided she needed to do something about it.
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A man holds up a sign that has information on food recall failures by grocery stores.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 12, 2020 - 5:27 pm
A new report released Wednesday from a Philadelphia consumer watchdog group indicates grocery stores are not doing enough to let their customers know about consumer recalls. Read more here.
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Caper AI's smart shopping cart lets you skip the checkout line.
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CNN
December 23, 2019 - 2:41 pm
Tired of standing in line? Wait a bit longer, and you may never have to again. Read more here.
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Philabundance.
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Antionette Lee
January 28, 2019 - 9:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A local organization needs volunteers to help transport food donations from grocery stores to people who need it. Melissa Simmons of Philabundance says their Grocers Against Hunger program partners with nearly 300 grocery stores in the area. "And we go in and we are...
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