The government announced plans to allow shops to sell produce in pounds and ounces, rather than using the metric system, as part of an effort to “capitalize on new Brexit freedoms.”
A broad variety of options are now available in grocery aisles and on restaurant menus, and more companies are looking to get in on the action.
The standards by which “normal” or “acceptable” living conditions are measured have long been discarded.
The man was under surveillance when he injured six people at a West Auckland supermarket on Friday, officials said. The prime minister called it a “terrorist attack.”
Because of Brexit and other reasons, Britain doesn’t have enough truck drivers, and that’s causing all sorts of items to go vanish from stores and restaurants.
The rise of the Delta variant of the coronavirus has raised new questions about how the vaccinated can stay safe and avoid breakthrough infections. We asked the experts for advice.
The need for social distancing led restaurants and grocery stores to seek technological help. That may improve productivity, but could also cost jobs.
Vaccines protect against the variants, but conflicting advice from health authorities about masks has bewildered a worried public.
Looking for new ways to get their food to customers, chefs are reinventing their dishes as retail offerings — and it can be tricky.
A suspect and a deputy sheriff working off duty were wounded as they exchanged gunfire in a suburb of Atlanta, the authorities said.
A woman, a child and a man were found dead from gunshot wounds inside a Publix grocery store in Palm Beach County on Thursday morning, the authorities said. The dead included the person with the gun, they said.
Technology is changing our lives in one of the most ordinary places in America.
The American company sees big potential in the country’s nascent e-commerce market. Both sides view a troubled grocery store chain as the key to success.
The technology needed to fulfill orders is costly for stores, and the workers who pick items off the shelves often feel the pressure of being tracked.
After a shift by the C.D.C., employers withdrew mask policies that workers felt were protecting them from unvaccinated customers.
With workers at home and stores stingy with shelf space, how is a new protein bar supposed to introduce itself? Even the food giants had to adjust.
The huge grocery chain and other megastores like it have revolutionized the way many Asian-Americans shop and eat.
At a takeout shop in Queens, egusi and red stew come with a message about nourishment.
Faced with the task of turning around a nearly bankrupt supermarket chain, he made private-label merchandise fashionable.
Funerals for the victims of the mass shooting in Colorado were being held this week. Teri Leiker, a beloved employee at the King Soopers store for 31 years, was among them.
An off-duty firefighter in Las Cruces, N.M., whose hobby is beekeeping, safely removed the swarm from the man’s car in an Albertsons supermarket parking lot.
“It’s no different now than it was a year ago,” one Kroger employee said, as states like Texas and Mississippi end mask requirements.
A University of Colorado Boulder graduate recalls two victims of the shooting who helped a grocery shopping novice.
Ten people were shot to death at a Colorado grocery store on Monday. The victims included a police officer who was among the first to arrive on the scene.
Ten people were killed in the attack at a supermarket in Boulder, Colo., including a police officer, the authorities said.
Immigrant entrepreneurs are working with designers and brand strategists to create packaging that appeals to a wider range of consumers.
Vicarious food shopping, from collectible Mini Brands to “Supermarket Sweep,” simulates a lost pleasure.
Young observant Jews are stretching the boundaries of traditional cuisine.
As state government flounders, has a beloved grocery store chain become “the moral center of Texas”?
The police responded to a Fred Meyer grocery store in Portland that had tossed its refrigerated food after a winter storm knocked out power throughout the city, infuriating residents.
With a little help from celebrities and influencers, the health food store became the place to see and be seen.
Booming business during the pandemic hasn’t always meant better wages, and they have largely been left off vaccine priority lists.
An investigator went under cover and brought back disturbing video from a farm growing those famous birds.
The theft, by a 19-year-old who worked at a Kroger in Duluth, Ga., occurred over two weeks when a supermarket compliance officer was away, the authorities said.
It’s a struggle between you and the Big Food marketers who sell you junk. You’re set up to lose.
Gregory Bush shot Vickie Lee Jones and Maurice E. Stallard at a supermarket in Jeffersontown, Ky., in 2018 in a racially-motivated attack.
For parents like me, it’s sushi in my car for 15 blissful minutes — and here’s why that’s OK.
Daniel Soares, who grew up in a supermarket family, has opened a curated produce pop-up on the Lower East Side.
With coronavirus cases raging across the U.S., holiday food shopping just got more complicated. We asked the experts for advice.
We want to hear from farmers, meatpackers, grocers and other essential workers who have kept the country fed throughout the pandemic.
Morrisons, John Lewis and Waitrose said they would not be using glitter in their holiday products this year. Does that really help the environment?
Without big gatherings, will Americans buy whole birds? Smaller ones? Just parts? Farmers and retailers are already placing their bets.
Online orders have surged for retailers in the pandemic, as curbside pickup helps Americans satisfy their desire to hop in a car and drive to the store.
For some on social media, finding the cleaning product has become like winning the lottery.
And what might we gain and lose from that?
John Mackey, who espouses a high-minded version of capitalism, sold his upscale grocery chain to Amazon.
In his new book, “The Secret Life of Groceries,” Benjamin Lorr argues that the kale chips and shade-grown coffee sold at supermarkets define who we are.
Away from the political drama of the TikTok deal, Walmart has been taking steps that are already changing the company and, by extension, the broader retail sector.
Oranges and frozen foods are being snapped up. Shelves have fewer choices. And customers are steering their carts in surprising new directions.
“The Secret Life of Groceries,” by Benjamin Lorr, lifts the veil on the human labor, industrial agriculture and transportation challenges that go into stocking upscale food stores.