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Politics Main Event: Berkeley passed soda tax
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1. 2015-04-15 Fast food workers rally for wage hike Shattuck and University avenue, Berkeley
C. 2015-03-23 Fresh & Easy closing 7 stores in Bay Area Pacifica
2014-11-08 Berkeley passed soda tax Berkeley
4. 2014-10-03 Signs that oppose soda tax have been taken down Berkeley
F. 2014-09-08 Berkeley-based Annie's being sold to General Mills for $820 million Berkeley
6. 2014-05-15 Oakland fast-food workers walked off their jobs Oakland
H. 2013-03-08 Fire damages Berkeley's Chez Panisse 1517 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley
8. 2010-10-14 Hayward passes ban on polystyrene foam Hayward

Signs that oppose soda tax have been taken down  Berkeley: Signs that oppose the tax have been taken down. One incident led to a heated confrontation that was caught on video Berkeley-based Annie's being sold to General Mills for $820 million  25 years after starting life as an organic farm, natural foods company Annie's has agreed to be sold to General Mills for more than $800 million Oakland fast-food workers walked off their jobs  Workers protested inside and outside of several restaurants to demand $15-an-hour wages and the ability to unionize without reprisals Fire damages Berkeley's Chez Panisse Map of 1517 Shattuck Ave Berkeley
Fast food workers rally for wage hike Map of Shattuck and University avenue Berkeley  Berkeley: Hundreds of protesters marched in Berkeley to the McDonald's as part of a national movement that organizers call the 'Fight for 15' Fresh & Easy closing 7 stores in Bay Area  Pacifica: Fresh & Easy is closing 50 to 55 stores in 3 states, and testing out a new e-commerce convenience store business model Berkeley passed soda tax


year 2015 Top ^

Apr.15
Mar.23


year 2014 Top ^

Nov.8
  Berkeley became the first city in the nation to adopt a soda tax. Measure D levied a penny-per-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened drinks
Oct.3
Sep.8
May.15


year 2013 Top ^

Mar.8
  A predawn fire damaged the storied Chez Panisse restaurant. The sprinkler system activated, keeping much of the damage to the building's exterior



year 2011 Top ^

Feb.1


year 2010 Top ^

Oct.14


year 2009 Top ^

Oct.25
Sep.3
  West Oakland: The Linden Street Brewery opened in June and owner Lamoreaux plans to produce about 5,000 barrels in the coming year
Jul.27 Caspers Famous Hot Dogs is 75  Pleasant Hill: Members of the two surviving generations gathered in their shop to celebrate the company's 75th anniversary and share some secrets of the tr... May.26 Neighborhood girds for Berkeley Bowl Map of Ninth and Anthony street Berkeley  Berkeley Bowl West will be a larger, more spacious version of the original, the landmark grocery famed for its fresh produce and gourmet fare Apr.1 Calif. widens recall of firm's spices  Union City: The Department of Public Health: the recall of Union International Food Company spices now includes pepper sold under the Uncle Chen label Jan.27 Chocolate Plants Closing  Berkeley: The Hershey Co. plans to close Scharffen Berger's W. Berkeley plant as well as the SF factory that makes Joseph Schmidt chocolates

year 2007 Top ^

Mar.9 Safeway Announces Bread Recall  Pleasanton: The customer complaints prompted the supermarket chain to recall several varieties of its store-brand bread

year 2006 Top ^

Apr.4 Mother's Cookies crumbling  Oakland: About 230 employees found out Friday that their jobs were shifted to plants in Canada and Ohio

year 2005 Top ^

Jul.26 Hershey buys Scharffen Berger  Berkeley: Candy giant announced the acquisition of Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker Inc.

year 2003 Top ^

Dec.27 Beef Stacking Up at Port Due to Mad Cow
  Oakland: Every year 200,000 metric tons of American raised beef leaves the Port of Oakland destined for Asia Oct.10 Chevys files for bankruptcy  Emeryville: Mexican restaurant chain filed for Chapter 11 protection, following an acquisition deal that fell apart Jul.20 Fenton's Creamery Reopens  Oakland: Legendary ice cream parlor was destroyed in an arson 5 two years ago

year 2002 Top ^

Nov.5 Coffee measure fails
  Berkeley: Voters rejected a measure that would have made it a crime to sell coffee that wasn't made from the right beans
Jun.18 Politically Correct Coffee Plan
  Berkeley: A petition, signed by 3000, is calling for the use of organic, shade-grown, or fair-trade certified beans in any coffee brewed for sale





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Fresh & Easy closing 7 stores in Bay Area  Pacifica: Fresh & Easy is closing 50 to 55 stores in 3 states, and testing out a new e-commerce convenience store business model Safeway will expand Bay area presence  Pleasanton: The national grocery chain says an upcoming expansion in the western United States will focus primarily on Bay area, with 6 sites already se... Neighborhood girds for Berkeley Bowl Map of Ninth and Anthony street Berkeley  Berkeley Bowl West will be a larger, more spacious version of the original, the landmark grocery famed for its fresh produce and gourmet fare Beef Stacking Up at Port Due to Mad Cow  Oakland: Every year 200,000 metric tons of American raised beef leaves the Port of Oakland destined for Asia Fast food workers rally for wage hike Map of Shattuck and University avenue Berkeley  Berkeley: Hundreds of protesters marched in Berkeley to the McDonald's as part of a national movement that organizers call the 'Fight for 15' Berkeley passed soda tax




Alameda County, Food Retail Timeline ... See Bay Area Retail timeline, World Retail timeline Top ^
2015
Mar.23
2011
Feb.1
2009
May.26




Alameda County, Food Maritime Timeline ... See Bay Area Maritime timeline, World Maritime timeline Top ^
2003
Dec.27




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2015
Apr.15
2014
Nov.8
  Berkeley became the first city in the nation to adopt a soda tax. Measure D levied a penny-per-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened drinks
Oct.3 Signs that oppose soda tax have been taken down
  Berkeley: Signs that oppose the tax have been taken down. One incident led to a heated confrontation that was caught on video 2013 Mar.8 Fire damages Berkeley's Chez Panisse
Map of 1517 Shattuck Ave Berkeley
  A predawn fire damaged the storied Chez Panisse restaurant. The sprinkler system activated, keeping much of the damage to the building's exterior
2010 Oct.14 Hayward passes ban on polystyrene foam  Hayward is joining a list of Alameda County cities taking steps to improve the environment by restricting the use of polystyrene foam 2009 Oct.25 Food-processing plants make comeback  Oakland: Food prowess waned as companies consolidated, but the city's edible economy appears to be on the rise and innovating once again Sep.3 Oakland brewery drought over
  West Oakland: The Linden Street Brewery opened in June and owner Lamoreaux plans to produce about 5,000 barrels in the coming year
Jul.27 Caspers Famous Hot Dogs is 75  Pleasant Hill: Members of the two surviving generations gathered in their shop to celebrate the company's 75th anniversary and share some secrets of the tr... Apr.1 Calif. widens recall of firm's spices  Union City: The Department of Public Health: the recall of Union International Food Company spices now includes pepper sold under the Uncle Chen label 2007 Mar.9 Safeway Announces Bread Recall  Pleasanton: The customer complaints prompted the supermarket chain to recall several varieties of its store-brand bread 2003 Jul.20 Fenton's Creamery Reopens  Oakland: Legendary ice cream parlor was destroyed in an arson 5 two years ago 2002 Nov.5 Coffee measure fails
  Berkeley: Voters rejected a measure that would have made it a crime to sell coffee that wasn't made from the right beans
Jun.18 Politically Correct Coffee Plan
  Berkeley: A petition, signed by 3000, is calling for the use of organic, shade-grown, or fair-trade certified beans in any coffee brewed for sale




Alameda County, Food Merger and Acquisition Timeline ... See Bay Area Merger and Acquisition timeline, World Merger and Acquisition timeline Top ^
2014 Sep.8 Berkeley-based Annie's being sold to General Mills for $820 million  25 years after starting life as an organic farm, natural foods company Annie's has agreed to be sold to General Mills for more than $800 million 2005 Jul.26 Hershey buys Scharffen Berger  Berkeley: Candy giant announced the acquisition of Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker Inc.



Alameda County, Food Labor Conflict Timeline ... See Bay Area Labor Conflict timeline, World Labor Conflict timeline Top ^
2014 May.15 Oakland fast-food workers walked off their jobs  Workers protested inside and outside of several restaurants to demand $15-an-hour wages and the ability to unionize without reprisals



Alameda County, Food Bankruptcy Timeline ... See Bay Area Bankruptcy timeline, World Bankruptcy timeline Top ^
2009 Jan.27 Chocolate Plants Closing  Berkeley: The Hershey Co. plans to close Scharffen Berger's W. Berkeley plant as well as the SF factory that makes Joseph Schmidt chocolates 2006 Apr.4 Mother's Cookies crumbling  Oakland: About 230 employees found out Friday that their jobs were shifted to plants in Canada and Ohio 2003 Oct.10 Chevys files for bankruptcy  Emeryville: Mexican restaurant chain filed for Chapter 11 protection, following an acquisition deal that fell apart