Ralphs Settles Pricing Charges

COMPTON, Calif. — Ralphs Grocery Co. here said Friday it has reached a $1.1 million settlement with Los Angeles County and the City of Los Angeles regarding charges in 2009 that it overcharged customers on prepackaged and weighed products.

Charges included false and misleading advertising, unlawful computation of value, selling prepackaged commodities in lesser quantities than represented and false labeling.

Without admitting liability, Ralphs, a

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