Grocery Stores

Bird Flu Causes Egg Shortage At Grocery StoresThere are no new cases of bird flu to report in Minnesota for a second day this week -- but that's likely little comfort to poultry producers. The virus spread to 82 farms across more than 20 counties in just two months.
Stores Anticipating Price Hike Following Bird Flu OutbreakWith so many farms and turkeys affected by avian influenza, some grocery chains are wondering how shoppers will react.
How To Save Money On A Trip To EuropeWith a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.
Roundy's To Sell 18 Rainbow Stores In MinnesotaRoundy's has negotiated a deal to sell 18 Rainbow Foods stores in Minnesota. Supervalu, which owns Cub Foods, has been working with other grocery chains to buy these stores. The deal also includes 13 Rainbow pharmacies and three Rainbow liquor stores in the state.
Beef Prices Are The Highest They've Been In 27 YearsPeople are getting sticker shock when shopping for beef at the local grocery story. Beef prices are the highest they've been in 27 years. The experts say it's all because of supply and demand.
2 Rainbow Foods Close Due To Economy, Heavy CompetitionA grocery store war in the Twin Cities is claiming two more casualties. The Rainbow Foods in Columbia Heights closed Wednesday and the Rainbow store in Brooklyn Park will close on Feb. 16.
Good Question: What's With The Styrofoam Egg Cartons?If you shop enough, you'll pick up on changes at the grocery store, and some of you may have noticed a change in the way you buy eggs. More and more eggs are being sold in Styrofoam cartons.
Police Warn Of Destructive 'Gallon Smashing' Trend A new trend in viral videos has St. Paul police concerned -- it's called Gallon Smashing.
Best Places To Buy A Turkey In MinnesotaStart thinking about your Thanksgiving menu before the holiday arrives.
Which Local Grocers Have Cheapest, Best Produce?If you feel you are spending more at the grocery store, you are -- a lot more. The federal government's consumer price index shows area grocery store prices have jumped 40 percent in the last four years.
What Impact Will Lund's, Whole Foods Have On Downtown Mpls.?Downtown Minneapolis is a busy place -- 35,000 people live here and 165,000 people work downtown but until now there has been no full-service grocery store.
Supervalu Loss Widens, Shares SkidGrocery store operator Supervalu Inc. said Wednesday that its fiscal third-quarter net loss widened due to costs related to a turnaround plan, continued high food prices and a cautious consumer.