Toronto warehouse workers at grocery giant Metro trigger strike

Toronto warehouse workers at grocery giant Metro trigger strike

Workers at a distribution warehouse in Etobicoke, Ont., that supplies Metro and Food Basics grocery stores agreed to strike Saturday, their union says. More than 900 full-time staff work at the Metro facility in the west of Toronto. They voted Saturday to reject a tentative deal with the grocery store giant the day before. Staff … Read more

Owner of Save Mart, FoodMaxx brands sells to LA private equity firm | News

Owner of Save Mart, FoodMaxx brands sells to LA private equity firm |  News

A Los Angeles private equity firm announced Monday it has acquired Central Valley grocery store owner The Save Mart Cos. Modesto-based Save Mart has about 200 stores in California and northern Nevada, including the Lucky California and FoodMaxx brands. It also operates a refrigerated transport company and is co-owner of a distribution center in Lathrop … Read more

PROGRESS: Omaha Tribe to provide housing assistance for tribal residents; buys Walthill grocery store | National News

PROGRESS: Omaha Tribe to provide housing assistance for tribal residents;  buys Walthill grocery store |  National News

MACY, Neb. — With money from the American Rescue Plan Act, the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska has been able to help with housing costs for members who live on the reservation in northeastern Nebraska. When tribal officials announced the plan in late-October, they said about $1 million was budgeted for the “Homeowner Assistance Fund Plan” … Read more

PROGRESS: Omaha Tribe to provide housing assistance for tribal residents; buys Walthill grocery store | Local business

PROGRESS: Omaha Tribe to provide housing assistance for tribal residents;  buys Walthill grocery store |  Local business

MACY, Neb. — With money from the American Rescue Plan Act, the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska has been able to help with housing costs for members who live on the reservation in northeastern Nebraska. When tribal officials announced the plan in late-October, they said about $1 million was budgeted for the “Homeowner Assistance Fund Plan” … Read more