Wegmans

Spokespersons for both Wegmans and Tops Markets confirm to WBEN that they are in the process of installing the shields at all pharmacies and front-end registers at all stores over the next several weeks.
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WBEN Newsroom
March 23, 2020 - 6:03 am
Local grocers are ensuring shoppers they are working to keep store shelves stocked
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March 22, 2020 - 9:42 am
Rochester, N.Y. (WBEN) - In response to the Coronavirus outbreak and the demand it is placing on its stores, Wegmans is responding and ensuring a reliable workforce by increasing hourly compensation by $2 per hour for March and April.
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March 14, 2020 - 3:16 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans is making adjustments to its operations and store hours to allow for more streamline restocking and cleaning efforts amidst the Coronavirus concerns. The supermarket giant says it is temporarily changing the hours of its New York stores to "better serve our customers...
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March 13, 2020 - 3:07 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans has announced that they will close all their stores overnight in order to clean and restock products.
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Rochester, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans stores have expanded limits on the purchase of certain products due to coronavirus.
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Sign outside Wegmans on Alberta Drive reminding customers to bring reusable bags. January 6, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Sign outside Wegmans on Alberta Drive reminding customers to bring reusable bags. January 6, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 27, 2020 - 11:44 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans shoppers on Monday began their shopping experience for the first time without the ability to use plastic bags at checkout.
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Plastic bags at Straight Up Wines & Liquors in Kenmore. January 24, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Plastic bags at Straight Up Wines & Liquors in Kenmore. January 24, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 27, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Supermarkets aren't the only industry impacted by the plastic bag ban that takes effect on March 1.
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Plastic bags in a grocery cart. January 14, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 07, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans is the first notable supermarket in the region to eliminate the use of plastic bags ahead of the March 1 deadline. Wegmans to Eliminate Plastic Bags on January 27 The chain announced Monday they will eliminate the use of carryout plastic bags on January 27 and also...
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Sign outside Wegmans on Alberta Drive reminding customers to bring reusable bags. January 6, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Sign outside Wegmans on Alberta Drive reminding customers to bring reusable bags. January 6, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 06, 2020 - 12:01 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Wegmans shoppers are ready for the company's plan to eliminate the option of plastic bags at checkout. "I've bought bags," Cathy from Eggertsville said with a chuckle. "I remembered to bring them in today but I forgot to give it to the check-out girl as I started. By the time...
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