Union workers still have to ratify the deal, which includes pay raises for associates but only some union-sought concessions on sick time.
The union thinks the company’s offer isn’t fair to employees, given King Soopers’ and City Market’s success in the state.
The union says they’ll strike, but they’re also going to vote on a proposal from parent-company Kroger that they say is unfair.
The Colorado-based supermarket chain's goofy spelling of "Sooper" came from an iconic comic series about a redheaded teen.
Kroger, the parent company of King Soopers and City Market, will phase out plastic bags in its stores nationwide by 2025.