SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Raley’s grocery store employees who’ve stuck through it during recent months are getting a bonus.
The company announced Wednesday that all hourly and store, distribution center, pharmacy, production bakery, and support center team members are getting what the company calls an appreciation award.READ MORE: Traffic Troubles: Day 2 of Construction On Highway 99 Leads To Congested Side Streets
Full-time employees will get $500 and part-time employees will get $250.READ MORE: 2 Arrested For Allegedly Pointing Lasers At CHP Aircraft In Roseville
“We are grateful for our team members and pleased to be able to give back even more,” said Keith Knopf, Raley’s President & CEO. “Their dedication is inspiring under normal circumstances and even more so during these difficult circumstances.”
After the pandemic hit, Raley’s went on a hiring blitz to keep up a sharp increase in demand. In one week in March alone, it hired 775 people.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Highway 99 Closure Now In Place: How To Get Around It