Schnucks http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Supermarket Union Approves Contract, Maintains Benefits http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/supermarket-union-approves-contract-maintains-benefits <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Union workers at area </span>Schnucks<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>Dierbergs<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and </span>Shop'n<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Save ratified a three-year contract with the supermarkets late Wednesday night.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 655 voted 1,641 to 662 to approve the contract at the Family Arena in St. Charles following a meeting of employees from the three companies.</span></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:59:14 +0000 Joseph Leahy 36939 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Supermarket Union Approves Contract, Maintains Benefits Ready Or Not, Local Food Shops Brace For FDA's Trans Fats Purge http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ready-or-not-local-food-shops-brace-fdas-trans-fats-purge <p>The Food and Drug Administration has a plan in the works that may affect your appetite. It wants to ban partially hydrogenated oils -- the major source of artificial trans fats in the U. S. food supply.</p><p>How will that impact St. Louis area bakeries, donut shops and grocery stores?</p><p>Like many mom-and-pop donut shops in St. Louis, the Donut Stop in Lemay fries with partially hydrogenated shortening – good for glaze retention, shelf life, and mouth feel.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Joseph Leahy 33299 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ready Or Not, Local Food Shops Brace For FDA's Trans Fats Purge Data Breach At Schnucks Could Affect More Than Two Million Cards http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/data-breach-schnucks-could-affect-more-two-million-cards <p>Schnuck Markets says more than two million customers in the St. Louis area may have been impacted by a data breach that stretched from December 2012 until March 29.</p><p>The company said in <a href="http://www.schnucks.com/pressreleases/pressrelease.asp?id=219">a statement</a> today that the cyber-attack possibly affected&nbsp;<a href="http://www.schnucks.com/card_stores.asp">79 of its 100 stores</a>. Officials emphasized that the hackers only accessed the credit card numbers and expirations dates of victims - not their names, addresses or any identifying information.</p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 14:01:30 +0000 St. Louis Public Radio 25434 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Data Breach At Schnucks Could Affect More Than Two Million Cards Schnucks Customers Dismayed By Credit Card Breach http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/schnucks-customers-dismayed-credit-card-breach <p></p><p></p><p>Many customers of the Schnucks grocery chain are upset about the credit card fraud that has victimized dozens of people. Investigators told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that they continue to receive complaints from Schnucks customers.</p><p></p><p>It still isn't clear how the security breach occurred. For now, investigators are telling people who shop at Schnucks to pay with cash or checks.</p><p></p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 13:18:49 +0000 The Associated Press & Sean Sandefur 24949 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Schnucks Customers Dismayed By Credit Card Breach Romaine lettuce sold at Schnucks identified as source of recent E. coli outbreak http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/romaine-lettuce-sold-schnucks-identified-source-recent-e-coli-outbreak <p>The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced that romaine lettuce was the source of the E. coli outbreak that sickened a total of 60 people in ten states earlier this fall.</p><p>Thirty-seven of those infected were in Missouri.</p><p>On <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2011/ecoliO157/romainelettuce/120711/index.html">its website</a>, the CDC says the lettuce came from salad bars from a single grocery store chain but did not report the name of the chain. Schnucks management has confirmed that it is the chain in question.</p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 22:17:23 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 2633 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Romaine lettuce sold at Schnucks identified as source of recent E. coli outbreak Mo. Dept. of Health: No confirmed link between Schnucks produce, E. coli outbreak http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-dept-health-no-confirmed-link-between-schnucks-produce-e-coli-outbreak <p><em>Updated 4:35 p.m.</em> <em>with new information</em></p><p>The <a href="http://health.mo.gov/information/news/2011/food_borne_illness_110111">Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services</a> says there is no confirmed link between produce from Schnucks grocery stores and the <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/term/e-coli">current E. coli outbreak</a> in Missouri.<br /><br />In a written statement, the state health department said that only 17 of the 26 people sickened reported having eaten anything from a Schnucks salad bar. The other nine did not.</p> Tue, 01 Nov 2011 19:04:34 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 2382 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Dept. of Health: No confirmed link between Schnucks produce, E. coli outbreak Morning headlines: Tuesday, November 1, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-tuesday-november-1-2011 <p><strong>County confirms salad bars at Schnucks focus of E. coli investigation</strong></p><p>St. Louis County officials have acknowledged that salad bars at Schnucks are the main focus of an investigation into an E. coli outbreak.</p> Tue, 01 Nov 2011 14:19:34 +0000 Rachel Lippmann & The Associated Press 2377 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Schnucks stores remove some salad bar items amid E. coli concerns http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/schnucks-stores-remove-some-salad-bar-items-amid-e-coli-concerns <p>The St. Louis region&#39;s largest grocery chain is removing some items from its salad bar amid <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/e-coli-outbreak-strikes-st-louis-area">concerns about E. coli</a>, even though investigators still don&#39;t know the cause of the outbreak.</p><p>Health officials say nearly two dozen people have been sickened by the illness in St. Louis city and four surrounding counties.</p><p>Investigators from the state of Missouri and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are in St. Louis to try and determine the cause.</p> Fri, 28 Oct 2011 16:58:35 +0000 The Associated Press 2362 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Schnucks stores remove some salad bar items amid E. coli concerns