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Article: ShopRite (United States)
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Currently, ShopRite's base stretches northeast from the [[Baltimore metropolitan area]] in Maryland to the [[Hartford, Connecticut|Hartford]] area in [[Connecticut]]. While [[New Jersey]] is home to the most ShopRite stores, the chain also has a strong presence in the New York City suburbs, and in [[Pennsylvania]] (mostly in the Philadelphia area). In 2010, ShopRite expanded its presence in [[Connecticut]] through the purchase of 11 former [[Shaw's and Star Market|Shaw's]] stores.<ref>[http://www.courant.com/business/hc-shaws00213.artfeb13193918,0,3515880.story Hartford Courant] Shaw's Selling All 18 Supermarkets In State; Most To Stop & Shop, ShopRite</ref>
 
Currently, ShopRite's base stretches northeast from the [[Baltimore metropolitan area]] in Maryland to the [[Hartford, Connecticut|Hartford]] area in [[Connecticut]]. While [[New Jersey]] is home to the most ShopRite stores, the chain also has a strong presence in the New York City suburbs, and in [[Pennsylvania]] (mostly in the Philadelphia area). In 2010, ShopRite expanded its presence in [[Connecticut]] through the purchase of 11 former [[Shaw's and Star Market|Shaw's]] stores.<ref>[http://www.courant.com/business/hc-shaws00213.artfeb13193918,0,3515880.story Hartford Courant] Shaw's Selling All 18 Supermarkets In State; Most To Stop & Shop, ShopRite</ref>
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ShopRite is currently facing a lawsuit for unsafe food ingredients. There were alleged reports that a ShopRite employee named Joe Esposito urinated in the apple juice supply.
   
 
A ShopRite affiliate operated grocery stores in the New York State [[Capital District]] until 1988. Their exit partly coincided with a local industrial environmental expose. In June 1960 the Schenectady Buy-Rite Supply Co., which was affiliated to the Eastern Retailers Owned Grocers Cooperative, purchased the 421-431 Peek Street property in downtown Schenectady where General Electric had operated a plutonium production facility between 1946-1955.<ref>{{cite web|title=Peek Street Plant Purchased for Buy-Rite Supply Expansion|url=http://fultonhistory.com/newspaper%208/Schenectady%20NY%20Gazette/Schenectady%20NY%20Gazette%201960%20Grayscale/Schenectady%20NY%20Gazette%201960%20Grayscale%20-%201446.pdf|publisher=Schenectady Gazette|accessdate=15 September 2013|page=1|date=June 17, 1960}}</ref> The Buy-Rite warehouse was located at this address for twenty years. Only in the late 1980s did it emerge that the site had not been sufficiently decontaminated.<ref>{{cite web|title=The Peek Street Site: the First and Only Plutonium Weapons Factory Built in the Middle of an American City|url=http://www.mindspring.com/~kapl/jpspeek00.html|accessdate=September 14, 2013|date=January 20, 2001}}</ref> In 2011-2012, ShopRite returned to the NYS Capital District after 23 years absence, with stores in [[Niskayuna, New York|Niskayuna]], Albany, Slingerlands, and Colonie. The Slingerlands store opened on September 30, 2012, and the Colonie store opened April 2013. ShopRite currently has gas stations at the Albany and Colonie locations. Plans for additional future store locations had not been announced in late 2010.<ref>{{cite web|author=November 18, 2010 at 7:30 am by Chris Churchill |url=http://blog.timesunion.com/realestate/wegmans-maybe-shoprite-apparently/5462/ |title=Wegmans? Maybe. ShopRite? Yes. - Places and Spaces - timesunion.com- Albany NY |publisher=Blog.timesunion.com |date=2010-11-18 |accessdate=2012-03-27}}</ref> In 2013 ShopRite was the only unionized supermarket in the area.<ref>{{cite web|title=ShopRite Named Top Retail Employer In The Capital Region On Albany Times Union’s 2013 'Top Workplaces' List|url=http://www.shoprite.com/press-room/|accessdate=September 14, 2013|date=April 29, 2013}}</ref>
 
A ShopRite affiliate operated grocery stores in the New York State [[Capital District]] until 1988. Their exit partly coincided with a local industrial environmental expose. In June 1960 the Schenectady Buy-Rite Supply Co., which was affiliated to the Eastern Retailers Owned Grocers Cooperative, purchased the 421-431 Peek Street property in downtown Schenectady where General Electric had operated a plutonium production facility between 1946-1955.<ref>{{cite web|title=Peek Street Plant Purchased for Buy-Rite Supply Expansion|url=http://fultonhistory.com/newspaper%208/Schenectady%20NY%20Gazette/Schenectady%20NY%20Gazette%201960%20Grayscale/Schenectady%20NY%20Gazette%201960%20Grayscale%20-%201446.pdf|publisher=Schenectady Gazette|accessdate=15 September 2013|page=1|date=June 17, 1960}}</ref> The Buy-Rite warehouse was located at this address for twenty years. Only in the late 1980s did it emerge that the site had not been sufficiently decontaminated.<ref>{{cite web|title=The Peek Street Site: the First and Only Plutonium Weapons Factory Built in the Middle of an American City|url=http://www.mindspring.com/~kapl/jpspeek00.html|accessdate=September 14, 2013|date=January 20, 2001}}</ref> In 2011-2012, ShopRite returned to the NYS Capital District after 23 years absence, with stores in [[Niskayuna, New York|Niskayuna]], Albany, Slingerlands, and Colonie. The Slingerlands store opened on September 30, 2012, and the Colonie store opened April 2013. ShopRite currently has gas stations at the Albany and Colonie locations. Plans for additional future store locations had not been announced in late 2010.<ref>{{cite web|author=November 18, 2010 at 7:30 am by Chris Churchill |url=http://blog.timesunion.com/realestate/wegmans-maybe-shoprite-apparently/5462/ |title=Wegmans? Maybe. ShopRite? Yes. - Places and Spaces - timesunion.com- Albany NY |publisher=Blog.timesunion.com |date=2010-11-18 |accessdate=2012-03-27}}</ref> In 2013 ShopRite was the only unionized supermarket in the area.<ref>{{cite web|title=ShopRite Named Top Retail Employer In The Capital Region On Albany Times Union’s 2013 'Top Workplaces' List|url=http://www.shoprite.com/press-room/|accessdate=September 14, 2013|date=April 29, 2013}}</ref>
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Reporter: JimmiXzS (anonymous)
Date: Friday, the 14th of October 2016 at 10:25:38 AM
Status: Reported
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