In a dramatic reversal from the position it expressed in last night’s ABC World News with Diane Sawyer report, Kroger, the nation’s largest grocery chain, has agreed to cease selling any ground beef with Lean Beef Trimmings, better known as “pink slime.” The Stop & Shop chain made the same announcement, and both companies join the ever-growing list of major retailers which either never sold beef with LBT or have recently agreed not to do so — Costco, Whole Foods, Safeway, A&P, Food Lion, and Supervalu.
You can read more at the Los Angeles Times, among other media outlets.
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