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Lizzy Buczak
August 01, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Trader Joe’s, which said it would change ethnic brand names earlier this month following calls to action from a petition that stated the names were racist, will not be making changes after all. Read the statement now.
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Trader Giotto's Penne Arrabbiata is shown in from of Trader Joe's Friday, July 31, 2020, in Salt Lake City. The popular grocery chain Trader Joe's says it won't be changing ethnic-sounding labels on its line of Mexican, Chinese and other international foods, adding they are not racist. Earlier this month the company said it was looking at changing some labels. But now it says it has no problem with ethnic-food labels like Trader Jose's, Trader Ming's and Arabian Joe. Other Trader Joe's names cited include Arabian Joe for Middle Eastern food, Trader Giotto's for Italian and Trader Joe San for Japanese cuisine. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
1010 WINS Newsroom
July 31, 2020 - 9:11 pm
Trader Joe's, which said earlier this month it was moving to change the names of some of its products after an online petition denounced them as racist, now says it will stick with labels like Trader Jose's and Trader Ming's for Mexican and Asian food.
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Rebekah Sager
July 28, 2020 - 2:58 pm
A Trader Joe’s in New York City was at the center of a horrifying melee recently, when two maskless men refused to cover their faces and started assaulted the employees who asked them to, according to the New York City Police Department.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
July 18, 2020 - 7:37 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Responding to calls for Trader Joe's to stop labeling its international food products with ethnic-sounding names, the grocery store chain said it has been in a yearslong process of repackaging those products and will soon complete the work. In the latest call to re-name...
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Kimberly Dole
March 24, 2020 - 11:38 am
An employee at Trader Joe’s on 14th Street near Union Square has tested positive for coronavirus according to a report by Buzzfeed News.
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Lizzy Buczak
February 29, 2020 - 10:18 am
The original Trader Joe has passed away. Joe Coulombe, the founder of ‘fresh’ grocery store, Trader Joe’s, died Friday at his Pasadena, California home following a long illness. He was 89. Read for more information.
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Jacquie Cadorette
February 09, 2020 - 3:35 pm
It’s awards season, which means Trader Joe’s is joining in on the fun. Every year, TJ’s chronicles their customers’ favorites by holding a poll and tallying the votes. Then, they compile a list of some of the best Trader Joe’s items of that year so that customers everywhere can stock up on fan...
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Andrew Weber
July 02, 2019 - 9:53 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The FDA has recalled some butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini and vegetable bowls sold under Trader Joe's, Green Giant, and Signature Farms labels due to concerns about Listeria contamination. The products were voluntarily recalled by manufacturer Growers Express, whose...
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July 22, 2018 - 9:39 am
A woman was shot and killed when a gunman ran into a busy Los Angeles supermarket where he held dozens of people hostage for about three hours Saturday.
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