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• The Times-Tribune reports that Pennsylvania-based Weis Markets has “reached a class action settlement over allegations it printed too many numbers on some customers' credit or debit card receipts ... Some Weis Markets' customers filed the class action lawsuit, which revolved around paper receipts that allegedly contained more digits of the credit or debit card account number than was allowable when the federal Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act went into effect. Weis Markets denied liability, but the parties agreed to settle the claims to avoid the risk of further litigation.”

• The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (A&P) announced the launch of a brand new line of premium-quality Angus beef “featuring steakhouse-quality meat at affordable supermarket prices. Woodson & James Choice Angus Beef, exclusive to A&P banner stores, will replace the current beef steak and roast offerings in all A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum’s and The Food Emporium stores beginning Friday, May 27.”

According to the story, customers who shopper in certain stores within a specific time frame may be eligible to get a $7.50 voucher.

• The Wall Street Journal reports that JM Smucker Co. is increasing the list prices “for most of its coffee products by an average 11%, its fourth rise in about a year. The food company, which also makes jams, jellies and Jif brand peanut butter, said the move is driven by sustained increases in green coffee costs. It disclosed similar price increases in February, August and last May.”
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