Stater Bros. is partnering with Mollen Immunization Clinics to offer flu vaccination clinics at all of its 167 stores. Vaccinations will be offered while supplies last, during scheduled days and times between Sept. 1 and Oct. 23.
Stater Bros. Super Rx Pharmacies in Southern California have been offering free 14-day supplies of antibiotics to consumers with prescriptions. The program was launched in September 2009 and will remain in place because of its popularity with consumers, said the company.
Dean Foods completed its acquisitions of Santee Dairies from Stater Bros. Markets. The grocer will continue to purchase the dairies' Stater Bros. Milk, ValuTime Milk, Knudsen Milk and Arnold Palmer tea products.
The tuna sector is hoping its new "Tuna -- A Smart Catch" ad campaign highlighting tuna's health benefits will help repair damage stemming from concerns over mercury levels. Although the campaign still must be approved by U.S. officials, a Bumble Bee executive is hopeful it will debut next spring.