SAFEWAY, ALBERTSON'S FINED FOR MISLABELING

PLEASANTON, Calif. -- Two of the nation's biggest retailers heard a wake-up call in the wine aisle that may soon be sounding for other supermarkets in other parts of the country.Safeway here and Albertson's, Boise, Idaho, were fined $30,000 each last month for mislabeled wines in stores in the California counties of San Francisco and Alameda. In settling the case, brought by the district attorneys

PLEASANTON, Calif. -- Two of the nation's biggest retailers heard a wake-up call in the wine aisle that may soon be sounding for other supermarkets in other parts of the country.

Safeway here and Albertson's, Boise, Idaho, were fined $30,000 each last month for mislabeled wines in stores in the California counties of San Francisco and Alameda. In settling the case, brought by the district attorneys in those counties close to the California wine region, both retailers denied any liabil

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