Image via WikipediaAcme supermarket and UFCW Local 1360 make progress, but still no agreement.
Supermarket News: Acme Markets here said it was making progress with union workers on a new contract, averting threat of an immediate strike.
Food Lion is still interested in Bi-Lo:
A spokeswoman for Food Lion here yesterday acknowledged that its agreement to buy the majority of Bi-Lo’s assets out of bankruptcy for $425 million was no longer valid, but said the chain remains “strongly interested” in acquiring some Bi-Lo assets.
Whole Foods is offering incentives to employees who are in good health, the Progressive Grocer reports that Whole Foods team members will receive discounts of 20 percent to 30 percent on store items based on measurements of blood pressure, cholesterol levels, body-mass index, and whether they smoke.
The Atlantic Yards developer gets the OK to take the land.