H-E-B Lowers Prices AT 37 STORES in Austin
ere last week lowered prices on 12,000 items at 37 of its stores in the Austin, Texas, area as part of an ongoing price war in the market, according to reports. The price cuts follow similar moves H-E-B has made here in its headquarters market and in Waco, Texas. Randalls, a division of Safeway, Pleasanton, Calif., recently has been offering double and triple coupons in the Austin area, the reports said. H-E-B could not be reached for comment.
Whole Foods Supplier Recalls Chocolates
PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- Spruce Foods here said last week it was recalling several varieties of private-label organic chocolate bars that it supplies to Whole Foods Market, Austin, Texas, because the bars may contain undeclared traces of milk and/or nuts. The company said the products, nine varieties of Whole Foods Brand Organic Chocolate Bars, were sold at Whole Foods stores across the country.