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2009-06-03 12:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Smith's Food & Drug Stores donated $837,043.00 to Primary Children's Medical Center as a result of its annual grassroots fundraising efforts over the past several weeks. Smith's associates throughout the 48 Utah and 4 Idaho stores have been hosting a variety of fundraising events like hot dog sales, sporting tournaments, dog washes and 5 K races to raise money for the children's hospital. Smith's customers, associates and suppliers have all made...

2009-04-30 08:30:00

While Physicians Compete for Patients in Many Markets, Dayton, Ohio, Physicians Fill Area Quick-Clinic Void with Kroger Partnership, According to Reports from HealthLeaders-InterStudy NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a leading provider of managed care market intelligence, reports that while retail quick-care clinics are growing in popularity across the country, they have not taken off in the Dayton, Ohio, market at the same rate. However, according to the...

2009-04-20 09:00:00

Customers Encouraged to Design a Reusable Bag Every reusable bag has the potential to save 1,000 plastic bags over its lifetime CINCINNATI, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As Earth Day approaches, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is once again encouraging customers to design a reusable shopping bag through an online contest. For the second year in a row, Kroger's Design a Reusable Shopping Bag Contest asks customers to submit designs for Kroger's reusable grocery bags. Kroger's colorful...

2009-04-17 12:51:00

The Cinco de Mayo celebration is Atlanta's largest Hispanic outdoor family festival ATLANTA, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Lanza Group, LLC, Atlanta's leading Hispanic marketing, PR & events firm, today proudly announced that Kroger(R) will serve as the exclusive supermarket sponsor of Fiesta Atlanta '09, an outdoor Cinco de Mayo festival celebrating Latino culture, music and food. Fiesta Atlanta '09 takes place on Sunday, May 3, 2009 from 10 AM to 7 PM at Centennial Olympic Park in downtown...

2009-04-14 09:21:00

MINNEAPOLIS, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding out how to go organic for Earth Day is right at your fingertips, thanks to Go Organic!(TM) for Earth Day, the major national collaboration of the Organic Trade Association (OTA), (www.ota.com ), Earth Day Network (www.earthday.net), and MusicMatters (www.musicmatters.net ). "Go Organic!(TM) for Earth Day's new iPhone application offers everything consumers need to go organic for Earth Day this April 22nd," said Christine Bushway, Executive...

2009-04-14 08:30:00

MINNEAPOLIS, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding out how to go organic for Earth Day is right at your fingertips, thanks to Go Organic! for Earth Day, the major national collaboration of the Organic Trade Association (OTA), (www.ota.com ), Earth Day Network (www.earthday.net), and MusicMatters (www.musicmatters.net ). "Go Organic! for Earth Day's new iPhone application offers everything consumers need to go organic for Earth Day this April 22nd," said Christine Bushway, Executive Director of...

2009-04-02 07:44:14

After months of hundreds of peanut-product recalls, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is involved in another massive recall -- that of pistachio nuts. Setton Farms of Terra Bella, Calif., has recalled about 1 million pounds of pistachios because of possible salmonella contamination. Setton, the second largest U.S. pistachio processor, distributes its California pistachios across the United States and to more than 30 other countries. Among recent recalls, The Kroger Co. expanded its recall...

2009-03-31 19:30:00

CINCINNATI, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Kroger Co. said today it is recalling Kroger Lite Mayo in 32-ounce plastic jars with a "Sell by" date of SEP-25-09 sold in Kroger stores in Southwestern Ohio, including Cincinnati and Dayton, and in Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the product. Kroger is recalling the following item: Kroger Lite Mayo sold in 32-ounce...

2009-03-30 11:34:27

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the Kroger Co. is recalling its Private Selection-brand shelled pistachios due to possible contamination. The nuts, which might be contaminated with salmonella bacteria, were sold in Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, Smith's, Dillons, QFC, City Market, Foods Co., Jay C, Scott's, Owen's, Baker's, Gerbes, Hilander and Pay Less stores. The recalled pistachios were sold in 10-ounce containers with a Sell by date of DEC-13-09 and DEC-14-09...

2009-03-27 15:30:00

CINCINNATI, March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling Private Selection(R) Shelled Pistachios sold in its family of retail stores because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella. Stores under the following names in the 31 states where Kroger operates are included in this recall: Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, Smith's, Dillons, QFC, City Market, Foods Co., Jay C, Scott's, Owen's, Baker's, Gerbes, Hilander and Pay Less....