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Dec 22, 2014, 11:45 ET
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Safeway Inc. Achieves Perfect Score in 2015 Corporate Equality Index

   Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced today that for the second year in a row, it received a perfect score of 100 percent on...

Dec 19, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Albertsons and Safeway Confirm Agreements to Sell 168 Stores in Eight States to Four Buyers

 AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced today that they have entered into agreements, subject to approval by...

Dec 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Safeway Inc. Board Of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

 Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced that on December 12, 2014 its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per...

Dec 05, 2014, 21:40 ET
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Safeway Recalls Safeway Select French Salted Caramel (Fleur De Sel) Premium Ice Cream Sold November 4 through December 5 Due to an Undeclared Peanut Allergen

Safeway is voluntarily recalling Safeway Select French Salted Caramel (Fleur De Sel) Premium Ice Cream sold in all Safeway-owned stores from...

Nov 18, 2014, 17:06 ET

Safeway Announces Co-Sponsorship Of UCI Level Cycling Team

Pleasanton, CA based Safeway, Inc. is proud to be the newest sponsor of the 2015 UCI Airgas - Safeway Cycling Team. The grocery retailer will share...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Safeway Inc. Announces Receipt of Requisite Consents for its Senior Notes Due 2017

 Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) ("Safeway") today announced the results of its consent solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation") from holders of its...

Sep 30, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Wanda Sykes Teams Up With Stand Up To Cancer And The Safeway Foundation To Launch New Campaign To Raise Funds And Awareness In The Battle Against Breast Cancer

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), The Safeway Foundation and actress and comedian Wanda Sykes have collaborated on a campaign to raise money and...

Sep 19, 2014, 13:47 ET
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Albertsons and Safeway Name Senior Leadership Team for Appointment Upon Completion of Proposed Merger

AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced today the new senior leadership team and division leaders  for the...

Aug 01, 2014, 12:00 ET

Safeway Inc. and The Safeway Foundation Fundraising Campaign to Support Programs for People with Disabilities

Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) and The Safeway Foundation today launched a campaign that will fund important programs that assist people with special...

Jul 10, 2014, 17:51 ET

The Vons Companies, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Various Chicken Products Sold in Vons and Pavilions Stores in Cooperation with Foster Farms Recall

The Vons Companies, Inc. was notified today that Foster Farms is voluntarily recalling certain chicken products that may have been contaminated...

Jul 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Safeway Shares the "Heart of Safeway" in its Annual Sustainability Report

 Safeway today released its sixth annual sustainability report, informed by the Global Reporting Initiative G3 Guidelines. The online report,...

Jul 04, 2014, 18:51 ET
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Safeway Voluntarily Recalls Various Chicken Products in Five States in Cooperation with Foster Farms Recall

In cooperation with the Foster Farms voluntary recall of products that may have been contaminated with Salmonella Heidelberg, Safeway is...

Apr 10, 2014, 16:32 ET
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Safeway Receives Military Officers Association of America's Distinguished Service Award

 Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) was selected to receive the 2014 Military Officers Association of America's (MOAA) Distinguished Service Award, which...

Mar 24, 2014, 16:23 ET
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Ethisphere Institute Names Safeway Inc. to World's Most Ethical Companies List for Fourth Time

Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) has been named one of the 2014 World's Most Ethical Companies (WME) by the Ethisphere Institute. This is the fourth time...

Mar 06, 2014, 16:53 ET

Safeway and Albertsons Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

 Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) and Albertsons announced today a definitive agreement under which AB Acquisition LLC ("AB...

Feb 18, 2014, 16:02 ET
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Safeway Welcomed President Obama to Maryland Distribution Center for Announcement of New Trucking Standards

 Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) welcomed President of the United States Barack Obama to its Upper Marlboro, Maryland distribution center as he called...

Jan 10, 2014, 17:38 ET
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Safeway Pharmacies Ready with Flu Vaccine as Season Becomes More Severe

 As many states experience an increase in flu cases and flu-related hospitalizations, Safeway is helping customers stay healthy by offering...

Dec 13, 2013, 12:54 ET
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Safeway Announces Website Accessibility and Usability Enhancements to its Online Grocery Delivery Website Benefitting Shoppers with Visual Impairments

 Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) today announced a comprehensive initiative to make its online grocery shopping website more accessible and usable...

Dec 10, 2013, 18:58 ET
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Safeway Announces Management Change in Eastern Division

Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) announced the appointment of Brian Baer to President of the company's Eastern Division. "Brian's proven management...

Dec 09, 2013, 13:04 ET
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Safeway Inc. Earns Top Marks in 2014 Corporate Equality Index

Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced today that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2014 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national...