Almost 200 U.S. companies, including every major grocery store and fast-food chain, have pledged to transition to cage-free eggs by 2025. What's driving this trend?
Competition is heating up between America's biggest grocery chains, and food prices are falling as a result. Dollar General said Thursday that it's cutting prices on hundreds of items across 2,000 stores as it battles slowing sales growth. "These...Show More Summary
It's rumored Amazon will allow customers to buy their groceries online, then pick them up in person. Alyse Barker (@IamAlyseBarker) has the story.
A new survey of 32 leading grocery chains about their in-store recall notification practices reveals policies so “woefully inadequate” that consumers may or may not hear about recalled food items, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...Show More Summary
What we really learned from Luksus chef Daniel Burns is how to improvise and keep things fresh; it’s totally fine to substitute some herbs and vegetables for other, fresher stuff found in your garden or grocery store.
Grocery Store | IL, USA Categories: Bad Behavior Crazy Requests Criminal & Illegal Tags: Grocery Store “If you even peeked in here I'll have you up on charges!” (Read more...) The post What An Old Bag appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Submitted by Shaun Bradley via TheAntimedia.org, Life in Venezuela now consists of empty grocery stores, record rates of violent crime, and widespread shortages of just about everything. The economic and political conditions have been deteriorating for years, but recent stories coming from this once-rich nation are astonishing. Show More Summary
We love hitting up Whole Foods when it comes to getting our health nut fix – and if you have any sort of gluten, dairy or other allergies, the grocery store is basically a (pricey!) godsend. But as it turns out, not every product there is worth the splurge. While you may think you’re paying for […]
Grocery Store | Roseville, CA, USA Categories: At The Checkout Bad Behavior Health & Body Tags: Grocery Store "IF YOU SNEEZE IN MY PRESENCE AGAIN, SO HELP ME GOD, I WILL REPORT YOU TO YOUR MANAGER AND HAVE YOU FIRED!" (Read more...) The post A Reaction Not To Be Sneezed At appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Kroger is slashing prices and going on a hiring spree. The grocery store chain recently cut the cost of 1,000 popular items in 120 of its stores, retail consultant David Merrefield writes on industry website The Robin Report. It's also...Show More Summary
Even pre-Snowden we knew that the government was collecting and storing our cell phone geolocation data. And data mining grocery store discount cards. And using license plate readers on traffic cameras to track our movements. How would...Show More Summary
In Cat President: A More Purrfect Union, an actual PC video game people can buy for nine dollars, an unemployed grocery store clerk guides the fate of the nation by choosing to act as campaign manager for one of six cat pictures. Vote Dr. Nom-Noms. Read more...
Grocery Store | USA Categories: Crazy Requests Tags: Grocery Store "You had so many items on sale I felt compelled to buy them! Thanks for wasting my money!" (Read more...) The post Sale Fail appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Nope, it's not meat.
When we hear the phrase, "buy in bulk", a lot of us think of warehouse clubs, where buying higher quantities gets you a lower bulk rate. But today, we're going to talk about the bulk bin section of your grocery store - you know, that...Show More Summary
Much of the plastic packaging we see in the grocery store can be recycled, from egg containers, to milk jugs, to butter tubs. But what about that thin plastic film stretched around wedges of manchego in the cheese bin or the 16-ounce...Show More Summary
We’ve all had the occasional shopping cart fender bender while coming around a blind corner at the end of an aisle. But here’s what would happen if you were trying to speed through a grocery store at 72 miles per hour, got distracted by a free sample, and then slammed your cart head-on into a concrete wall. Read more...
Image Credit: Huffington Post Images Right now, we humans are creating the biggest experiment of all time. We are experimenting with our oceans, with our fisheries, and with our climate. When we walk into our local grocery store or fish market, we walk into the biggest farce of all time. We see a plethora of fish and shellfish. Show More Summary
Charlie Capen was joking around with his two kids at the grocery store when an onlooker came up to his family and said to his wife, "Did you know you have three kids?" The remark, which would have taken anyone off guard, definitely took this dad by surprise. Show More Summary
Grocery Store | Sweden Categories: Crazy Requests Tags: Grocery Store "You're telling me to GO BACK INSIDE?! OVER MY DEAD BODY! Aren't you supposed to get SOME service here?!" (Read more...) The post Over My Frozen Dead Body appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.