'We Lost A Lot Of Customers': ShopRite Closes Its Doors After Nearly 30 Years Due To Philadelphia Beverage Tax, Owner SaysThe owner of the store on Haverford Avenue blames the closure on sales dropping off since the passage of the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
Philadelphia ShopRite Owner Blames City's Soda Tax For Store ClosingStore owner Jeff Brown says this location has lost approximately 25 percent of its business over the last two years because of the tax on soda and sweetened drinks.
Officials Recall Some Chicken Products Sold At New Jersey ShopRite StoresSome chicken products sold at Shop Rite Stores in New Jersey have been recalled because the products are misbranded and may contain allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.
Jeffery Brown Of ShopRite: Because Of Soda Tax 4 Of Our Stores Are UnprofitableBrown also shot back at Philadelphia's Mayor Jim Kenney after claims that he is "crying wolf."
South Jersey ShopRite Voluntarily Recalls Store-Made Ground MeatA South Jersey supermarket has issued a voluntary recall of ground meat because it may contain pieces of plastic and metal.
Ex-Offenders Get Second Chance Through Grocery Store PartnershipThe Uplift Work Solutions Program provides four weeks of life skills and two weeks of cashier training.
Clean Getaway: Twin Brothers Try To Steal 180 Bars Of Soap, Police SayTwo twin brothers in Absecon attempted to make a clean getaway after police say they tried to steal thirty 6-packs of Dove soap.
COPS: Man Threatens Worker With ‘Dirty Needle’ After Stealing Baby Formula In NE PhillyWhen an employee stopped the suspect, police say he pulled out a syringe and said, “I have a dirty needle.”
A Bucks County High School's Latest Learning Tool Is Its Own Supermarket BranchIt’s all part of a partnership between the Centennial School District and Shop Rite to give students hands-on experience running a business.
Man Accused Of Squeezing Woman’s Toes In A South Jersey ShopRite Parking LotThe suspect said he wanted to speak with her and complimented her toes. He then proceeded to touch and squeeze two of her toes.
Health: New Mental Health Screening Tool Debuts At Local Grocery StoreThere's a new, free and private way to get a mental health screening at the grocery store. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl was there for the unveiling in north Philadelphia.