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2010-09-21 16:15:00

ITASCA, Ill., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet the demand for this year's flu season, SUPERVALU, parent company of JEWEL-OSCO, has specially trained immunizing pharmacists available now at nearly all of its pharmacy locations. This level of access, coupled with an ample supply of flu vaccine makes it easier than ever to get vaccinated at JEWEL-OSCO pharmacies. Specially trained and certified JEWEL-OSCO pharmacists are currently available to administer the traditional flu vaccine, needle...

2009-08-17 13:09:54

Supervalu Inc. announced the recall of its Culinary Circle-brand frozen gourmet macaroni and cheese products due to possible contamination. The Eden Prairie, Minn., company said the frozen dinners might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria, which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections. The product is sold at Supervalu-owned stores, including Acme, Albertsons, Bigg's, Cub Foods, Farm Fresh, Hornbacher's, Jewel-Osco, Lucky, Shaw's/Star Market, Shop 'n Save and Shoppers...

2009-01-15 13:40:42

Supervalu Inc., the No. 3 U.S. supermarket chain, says it will start labeling the products on its shelves that meet government health recommendations. The new nutrition iQ program, developed in collaboration with Joslin Clinic, affiliated with Harvard Medical School, will show tags of various colors next to products that meet U.S. Food and Drug Administration criteria for nutrient content, Supervalu said. Foods determined to be excellent or good sources of fiber will get orange tags, for...

2008-10-06 09:00:57

SUPERVALU INC.(R) (NYSE: SVU), one of the largest companies in the U.S. grocery channel whose nationwide family of stores includes ACME(R), ALBERTSONS(R), bigg's(R), CUB FOODS(R), FARM FRESH(R), HORNBACHER'S(R), JEWEL-OSCO(R), LUCKY(R), SHAW'S(R), SHOP 'N SAVE(R) and SHOPPERS FOOD & PHARMACY(R), announced today its new support of the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women to educate women about the risk factors for heart disease and to urge them to take action to reduce their...

2008-09-11 09:00:29

In honor of National Hunger Action Month, SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE: SVU) and its nationwide family of stores, including Acme, Albertsons, bigg's, Cub Foods, Farm Fresh, Hornbacher's, Jewel-Osco, Lucky, Shaw's, Shop 'n Save and Shopper's Food & Pharmacy, are conducting a coordinated program of hunger relief efforts in communities across the country. The activities, which include store-based fundraising, employee volunteer initiatives, and food donations, are being done in partnership with...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.