LAKELAND, Fla. - Publix Super Markets here has stopped donating fresh meat, fruit and vegetables to a large food bank in Palm Beach County because not all the food was being delivered in refrigerated trucks, which could put the safety of the perishable foods at risk, the retailer said. Under the company's food safety policy, perishable items must be delivered in refrigerated vehicles. "Time and temperature abuse can be very fatal when it comes to consumption, especially when you look at ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.