Topic: Jonathan Gold
The holiday inventory is already in place, but goods for the post-Christmas sales are bottled up off the coast of Los Angeles, as container ships from Asia go unattended due to a six-day labor strike.
A dock workers union may authorize a strike at the end of September if a contract deal isn't reached. The strike would affect ports up and down the East Coast.
Michael Bauer, a food critic, keeps San Francisco chefs on their toes.
08/10/2011 02:14 pm