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Queens man suing Rochester-area plazas for access

The Wegmans plaza on Fairport Road in East Rochester is one of four local plazas or malls that were named in lawsuits filed by a New York City-area man. (Diana Louise Carter)

Four local malls and plazas were named this month in lawsuits seeking greater access for people with disabilities by a New York City-area man who has been filing such suits for more than a decade. Christopher E. Brown, whose address ...

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Wegmans loses tax appeal


The state’s highest court has ruled that Wegmans Food Markets Inc. is not entitled to a refund for taxes paid on a service that the company claimed was exempt. Since 1995, Wegmans has hired RetailData LLC to monitor competitors’ prices. ...

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Wegmans sets opening for 2 NJ stores, NYC market in works

Wegmans Foot Markets has announced opening dates for its two new stores in northern New Jersey. The Rochester-based supermarket chain says Tuesday that a 113,000-square-foot Wegmans will open July 23 in Hanover, followed on Sept. 24 by the opening of ...

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Wegmans the latest company to face Trump-related boycotts

The Wegmans store in Leesburg, Va., carries Trump wine. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Richard A. Lipski.

A number of big-name brands, from Uber to Under Armour, Nordstrom to Neiman Marcus, have been the subject of politically charged boycotts in recent weeks. Now another company is finding itself in the crosshairs of consumers hoping to avoid Trump ...

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Wegmans joins state to offer holiday meals

Wegmans is one of several business that will team up with the state in a public-private partnership to deliver holiday meals this week to more than 35,000 people. Walmart, the National Supermarket Association, the Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and FreshDirect are ...

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E. coli outbreak could result in lawsuits

Law firms at opposite ends of the country are looking into the recent E. coli outbreak in the Rochester area. Paul V. Nunes, a partner in the Rochester office of Underberg & Kessler LLP, said he met Monday night with ...

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Consumer Reports ranks Wegmans tops

Wegmans is tops, according to a Consumer Reports survey released Tuesday. Among the nation’s favorite chains, Wegmans took the reader prize, followed closely by Trader Joe’s and Publix. Pathmark and Wal-Mart Supercenters ranked at the bottom, according to the survey, ...

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Wegmans changes course on Alec Baldwin TV ads

Wegmans has had a change of heart about grounding Alec Baldwin as a spokesman because of his antics aboard an American Airlines flight. Wegmans Food Markets said Wednesday it will continue running television ads featuring Baldwin after being inundated with “hundreds ...

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Wegmans gets safety citations

Wegmans has been hit with federal workplace safety citations carrying potential fines of nearly $200,000. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Tuesday accused Wegmans Food Markets Inc. of repeated violations at its corporate bakery and distribution center in Rochester.

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Ex-employee accused of threatening Wegmans CEO

Federal prosecutors say a former Wegmans Food Markets employee in New Jersey has been arrested on charges of sending online death threats to the grocery store chain’s chief executive. Assistant U.S. Attorney Richard Resnick ...

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Wegmans, Walgreens settle lawsuit over ‘W’ logos

Wegmans Food Markets has agreed to settle the trademark infringement lawsuit Walgreens filed against the supermarket chain over its use of a logo similar to the one used by the drug store company. Rochester-based Wegmans will stop using the "circle W" logo by June 30, 2012.

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