Grocery store


‘Salvage’ Grocery Stores Offer Wall-To-Wall Discounts

There’s an easy, instant way to cut your grocery bill by half, but it’s not without a catch. They are called “salvage” grocery stores specializing in items other stores no longer want — dented cans, items near the expiration date or even just overbuys.

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A Special Visit To Jimmy’s Food Store

The city of Dallas and its residents lost an icon this week. James DiCarlo, of Jimmy’s Food Store, died on Sunday at the age of 92. He had been a grocer in Dallas for more than 70 years.


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Texas Grocer Gets Prison For Food Stamp Fraud

A North Texas grocer who ran an unlicensed money transmitting business has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for fraud.


Police are asking for help identifying these three people. They are believed to be the thieves responsible for a number of thefts at grocery stores. (credit: Arlington Police Dept.)

Police Search For Thieves Targeting Grocery Store Shoppers

Police in Arlington believe a group of thieves are targeting grocery store shoppers in their city. Investigators are now asking for help identifying the three suspects.


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Murder Charges Filed In Death Of Oklahoma Woman

The Oklahoma County District Attorney’s office charged two men Monday with first-degree murder in the death of a young woman whose dismembered body was found in a field behind a grocery store in an Oklahoma City suburb last year.


Crowds line up for the grand opening of Trader Joe's in Fort Worth. (credit: Stephanie Lucero/KTVT/KTXA)

Trader Joe’s Opens Market In Fort Worth

The popular California based market Trader Joe’s is opening its first store in North Texas on Friday, located in Fort Worth. Why should shoppers care about this new option?


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Trader Joe’s To Open Friday, Residents Fear Gridlock

While there’s certainly excitement surrounding the long-awaited specialty grocer Trader Joe’s opening its doors on Hulen Street Friday, nearby homeowners are equally worried.


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Flame Retardant Found In Foods At Dallas Supermarkets

A new study from researchers at the University of Texas School of Public Health has revealed that flame retardant chemicals were found in many samples taken from popular North Texas food items.


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Get Household Products For Cheaper With A Little Strategy

A CBS11 investigation studied the difference in prices of household items online and in various stores –– it may just change the way some shop.


Empty shelves at Minnie's Food Pantry in Plano. (credit: Erica Simon/Minnie's Food Pantry)

Texas Lawmakers Study State Food Shortages

Texas lawmakers have asked experts to explain why so many families do not have enough food, and why some communities do not have grocery stores.


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Whole Foods Q2 Profit Jumps 31 Percent

Austin-based Whole Foods saw second-quarter profit jump nearly 31 percent on stronger sales at its chain of natural and organic grocery stores.


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Detroit Sees Whole Foods As Proof Of Progress

A city infamous for its unemployment, decay and crime would seem an odd place for an upscale natural and organic grocery chain to plant roots.