In the grocery store checkout line with my newborn in tow, the clerk smiles and coos and asks if this is my first. They all do. When I tell her no, I pause and wait for it but it doesn't come. "YOU have two kids?" I expect her to say. Show More Summary
Food allergy sufferers, beware Flour contaminated with peanuts has led to recalls at a slew of stores nationwide, including Chick-fil-A, Cinnabon, 7-Eleven, and grocery stores like Safeway and Jewel. According to Food Safety News, the...Show More Summary
The New York grocery store chain filed a prepackaged bankruptcy case, a useful tool for revamping a company’s balance sheet.
Who can blame a homeless man for stealing a small amount of food from a grocery store? Certainly not Italy's Supreme Court. Five years ago, Ukrainian national Roman Ostriakov was homeless in Genoa when he was caught stealing cheese and sausage worth less than $5, the Telegraph reports. He was fined $115 and sentenced to six months in […]
When I was around 10-years-old, I kept seeing this book next to the magazines in the grocery store:Do they still sell books in grocery stores? Next to the magazines? My local grocery store doesn't have magazines, it has preserved, salted plums. Anyway, 10-year-old Louise was intrigued. I loved how... Continue reading
Jared Deck seems to fit the profile of a workingman’s troubadour. He was raised on a family farm in an Oklahoma town with a population of 1,200 and grew up working in the fields and at his family’s grocery store before eventually getting...Show More Summary
Video posted on YouTube shows a woman at a Walmart store loudly berating a man who was paying for his groceries with food stamps. As a child sits in the man's shopping cart looking on, the woman complains about how she is paying forShow More Summary
Do you buy honey at the grocery store? If so, you're probably buying honey that's been laundered, meaning honey that is diluted with fillers like high-fructose corn syrup yet labeled and sold as pure honey. Yes, that's an actual thing, and it's more common than people realize. Show More Summary
"How old is she?" I turn toward the woman in line behind me. She is smiling at my daughter Esmé, who is sitting in the front of the grocery store shopping cart, slumped forward and to her left, leaning against my arm. Her free hand clicks against her teeth and she giggles at the sound of it. Show More Summary
Of all the ways a server can make a guest feel insecure, the one that irritates me the most is “Have you dined with us before?” And why restaurants with their own grocery stores are particularly dear to me.
I woke up this morning… … In my new hiker rhythm of precisely 6:45. Every few seconds my tent caught slow, ploppy raindrops from the previous night’s thunder storm. The rain had passed, but the trees still had to shake out the water from their branches. The twitter of birds saturated the sky. Some of......
Company is is prepping for the launch of its hipster new grocery chain; the first "365" store is slated to open in Los Angeles in May
Grocery Store | CT, USA Categories: Holidays Tags: Grocery Store "Are you dressed as a flasher?" (Read more...) The post The Holidays Just Flasher By appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Fruits and vegetables that don't appear perfect are easy to skip at the grocery store because, of course, there are other prettier options. But in the case that there are no other options but produce with seemingly unappetizing deformities,...Show More Summary
You may not care much about credit card rewards or think you spend enough to justify using them, but the truth is most people could benefit from a really solid rewards card. Even if you just spend money on groceries and other basicsShow More Summary
Silver City is a GEM! On Sunday, we had to zero because we had to go the post office on Monday. We had to send a resupply to Pie Town because they don’t have a grocery store. A major difference between the AT and the CDT is logistics. On the AT, we could go into......
This sounds awfully familiar The Western world loves its drive-thru windows and convenience foods (hello, frozen pre-made peanut butter and jelly sandwiches). But sometimes such products strike a nerve, such as Whole Foods' recent foray into selling pre-peeled oranges. Show More Summary
Wal-Mart stores continue to try to compete with online retailers, especially Amazon.com, for a larger share of the retail market. To that end, Wal-Mart decided to expand its online grocery service for on-the-go shoppers. If successful, this method of grocery shopping could become the new model for service and convenience. Show More Summary
It's often about asking, not about what's needed. Years ago, when I lived in California, I'd go to the grocery store nearly every day. I usually paid by check. Each time, the clerk would ask me for my phone number...
Grocery Store | East Lansing, MI, USA Categories: Bad Behavior Time Tags: Grocery Store "Fine. You didn't have to be so rude! Now I know why this place is closing!" (Read more...) The post Not Very Closed Minded, Part 16 appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.