ACME, WORKERS AGREE TO NEW DEAL
PHILADELPHIA — Union workers at Acme stores last week voted to approve a new contract, ending 18 months of tense negotiations. The new contract runs through February 2012 and covers 4,000 workers at 40 stores represented by United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1776. Workers had been on an extended contract since February of 2008 with Acme, a division of Minneapolis-based Supervalu.
COLORADO WORKERS EXTEND TALKS
DENVER — Union