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A major grocery store called its workers ‘first responders’ early in the pandemic. Now, it’s making the ‘strategic decision’ to ditch in-house delivery in favour of contractors.

Albertsons made a “strategic decision” to abandon its in-house delivery fleet, and will start the transition on February 27, a spokesperson told Business Insider on Monday, which was first reported by local news outlet KNOCK. Last year, Albertsons called its workers “first responders” and pushed to get them priority access […]
A major grocery store called its workers ‘first responders’ early in the pandemic. Now, it’s making the ‘strategic decision’ to ditch in-house delivery in favour of contractors.
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‘This is absolutely shameful’: Workers are forced to clean up discarded used gloves and masks as shoppers litter in shopping carts and parking lots across America

Shoppers are discarding used gloves, masks, and wipes in the parking lots of retail stores. “The parking lots are littered with gloves constantly, every day,” said an employee of a California Safeway store. “Who knows how long the virus lasts on these gloves. It’s maddening.” Some local governments and law […]
‘This is absolutely shameful’: Workers are forced to clean up discarded used gloves and masks as shoppers litter in shopping carts and parking lots across America
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9 retailers that have hiked wages during the coronavirus pandemic

Amazon, Target, and Safeway have offered employees a temporary bonus during the coronavirus pandemic. A number of retailers have instituted additional changes to their wage policies, like paying employees regardless of whether or not they come into work. Chains are increasingly desperate for workers as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to […]
9 retailers that have hiked wages during the coronavirus pandemic
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The founder of Safeway Insurance is selling his $12 million condo in America’s richest zip code, a private island off the coast of Miami. Take a look inside the 6-bedroom villa.

The founder of Safeway Insurance is selling his $US11.995 million condo on Fisher Island,the country’s richest zip code. Fisher Island is a private island off the coast of Miami. The average income on the island is $US2.2 million. To live on Fisher Island, residents must pay a $US250,000 entry fee […]
The founder of Safeway Insurance is selling his $12 million condo in America’s richest zip code, a private island off the coast of Miami. Take a look inside the 6-bedroom villa.