Laws & Regulations http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6692/more en Tough new ad opposes bottle bill expansion in Massachusetts http://supermarketnews.com/tough-new-ad-opposes-bottle-bill-expansion-massachusetts <div class="node-body link-body">The campaign opposed to a ballot initiative to expand the Massachusett’s beverage container deposit law is out with a tough TV spot, decrying the “forced deposits” and saying it would increase grocery costs.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/tough-new-ad-opposes-bottle-bill-expansion-massachusetts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:48:00 +0000 490641 at http://supermarketnews.com Taking Sides: Tennessee wine law http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/taking-sides-tennessee-wine-law <div class="node-body article-body">Do you support Tennessee’s wine-in-food-store legislation?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/taking-sides-tennessee-wine-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/taking-sides-tennessee-wine-law#comments Beverage Laws & Regulations Food City K-VA-T Food Stores Online 2014 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:10:00 +0000 489941 at http://supermarketnews.com California Gov. Brown says he will sign grocery bag ban bill http://supermarketnews.com/california-gov-brown-says-he-will-sign-grocery-bag-ban-bill <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown, during Thursday night’s gubernatorial debate with Republican rival Neel Kashkari, said he plans to sign a law that would make California the first state to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/california-gov-brown-says-he-will-sign-grocery-bag-ban-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:37:00 +0000 489671 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Market Basket lessons, Family Dollar bidding war and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-market-basket-lessons-family-dollar-bidding-war-and-more-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Stories in the SN newsletter on a new Mariano's store, how Sprouts ensures the lowest prices, and Uber's food delivery plans also caught readers' attention. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-market-basket-lessons-family-dollar-bidding-war-and-more-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-market-basket-lessons-family-dollar-bidding-war-and-more-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Consumer Trends Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Demoulas Market Basket Dollar General Family Dollar Stores Mariano's Fresh Market Meijer Inc. Peapod Sprouts Farmers Market Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:02:00 +0000 489631 at http://supermarketnews.com 80 municipalities qualify for wine in grocery stores votes http://supermarketnews.com/80-municipalities-qualify-wine-grocery-stores-votes <div class="node-body link-body">Registered voters in 80 Tennessee municipalities will vote Nov. 4 in referendums to allow the sale of wine in retail food stores, the Red White and Food campaign announced Tuesday. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/80-municipalities-qualify-wine-grocery-stores-votes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:42:00 +0000 489251 at http://supermarketnews.com California Assembly OKs statewide single-use plastic bag ban http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/california-assembly-oks-statewide-single-use-plastic-bag-ban <div class="node-body article-body">The California Assembly approved a bill Thursday that would ban single-use plastic carryout bags statewide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/california-assembly-oks-statewide-single-use-plastic-bag-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/california-assembly-oks-statewide-single-use-plastic-bag-ban#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations California Legislation Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:21:00 +0000 489071 at http://supermarketnews.com Wine in grocery stores petition fails in some Tennessee communities http://supermarketnews.com/wine-grocery-stores-petition-fails-some-tennessee-communities <div class="node-body link-body">Springfield voters will not see the wine in grocery stores question on the November ballot.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/wine-grocery-stores-petition-fails-some-tennessee-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:00:00 +0000 488921 at http://supermarketnews.com Here are the rules to buying alcohol in each state's grocery stores http://supermarketnews.com/here-are-rules-buying-alcohol-each-states-grocery-stores <div class="node-body link-body">Prohibition may have been repealed in 1933, but you'd barely know it from some of the alcohol laws still on the books in various states.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://supermarketnews.com/site-files/supermarketnews.com/files/Woods5Wine.jpg?1409074107" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/here-are-rules-buying-alcohol-each-states-grocery-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:10:00 +0000 488821 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Supervalu data breach and other top stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-supervalu-data-breach-and-other-top-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Other top stories from SN's e-newsletter this week included news about Food Lion, Dollar General/Family Dollor, Bottom Dollar and, of course Demoulas Market Basket.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-supervalu-data-breach-and-other-top-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-supervalu-data-breach-and-other-top-stories#comments Retail & Financial Laws & Regulations Financial Performance Photo Gallery Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:38:00 +0000 488521 at http://supermarketnews.com Tennesseans to vote on wine in food stores http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/tennesseans-vote-wine-food-stores-0 <div class="node-body article-body">An employee at a Publix store in Tennessee sits at a table adorned with two wine glasses, a fruit and cheese plate and copies of Food & Wine magazine. The only complementary item missing: wine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/tennesseans-vote-wine-food-stores-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/tennesseans-vote-wine-food-stores-0#comments Beverage Publix Kroger Delhaize America Laws & Regulations Bi-Lo Delhaize America Food Lion Kroger Co. Publix Super Markets Tennessee Online 2014 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:08:00 +0000 488461 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Melissa Eads (at podium), spokeswoman for Kroger&rsquo;s Nashville division, introduces the petition drive. Also pictured (left to right) are Rick Going, president of the Nashville division of Kroger; Steve James, VP of merchandising for Kroger&rsquo;s Nashville division; and Scott Means, president of S&amp;C Foods.</p>