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Nov 16, 2017, 17:30 ET Albertsons Companies Invests in Texas-Based El Rancho Supermercado

Albertsons Companies, one of the nation's largest grocery retailers, today announced an investment in El Rancho Supermercado, a Texas-based...


Oct 25, 2017, 00:47 ET Albertsons, Safeway, Vons and Pak N' Save Stores in Eight States Revise Product Lists for Recall of Vegetable Trays and Cups in Cooperation with Mann Packing's Voluntary Recall Due to Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination

Albertsons, Safeway, Vons and Pak N' Save stores in eight states are revising a previously reported list of products that were voluntarily recalled...


Oct 25, 2017, 00:22 ET Randalls, Tom Thumb and Albertsons stores in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas Recall Ready. Chef. Go! Cod Fillet Seafood Meal Bag in Cooperation with Voluntary Recall by Mann Packing Due to Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination

In cooperation with the Mann Packing recall of minimally processed vegetable products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination,...


Oct 23, 2017, 14:09 ET Albertsons Companies Now Offering Apple Pay Across All Stores

Albertsons Companies announced today that Apple Pay is now available in all banners and more than 2,300 stores nationwide. Apple Pay is...


Oct 20, 2017, 19:32 ET Albertsons, Safeway, Vons and Pak N' Save Stores in Eight States Voluntarily Recall Several Fresh Vegetable Trays and Cups in Cooperation with Voluntary Recall by Mann Packing Due to Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination

In cooperation with the Mann Packing recall of minimally processed vegetable products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination,...


Oct 19, 2017, 23:45 ET Randalls, Tom Thumb and Albertsons stores in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas Voluntarily Recall 'Ready. Chef. Go!' Seafood Meal Bags in Cooperation with Voluntary Recall by Mann Packing Due to Possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination

In cooperation with the Mann Packing recall of minimally processed vegetable products due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination,...


Oct 18, 2017, 14:12 ET Albertsons Companies and Albertsons Companies Foundation Expand Fundraiser for California Wildfire Relief

As wildfires continue to ravage parts of California and Napa and Sonoma County Safeway stores help their neighborhoods with the relief effort,...


Oct 11, 2017, 19:58 ET Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, and Albertsons stores raise money for California Wildfire Relief

The Albertsons Companies Foundation announced today an in-store fundraiser to help people and communities affected by the California Wildfires....


Sep 21, 2017, 14:00 ET Albertsons Companies' Hurricane Relief Fundraising Tops $8 Million. Company Donates Millions in Products and Pledges Continued Partnership with Affected Communities

Albertsons Companies today reported that, in the span of 21 days, its generous customers and employees helped raise more than $8 million in...


Sep 21, 2017, 11:30 ET Albertsons Companies Announces Hire of Guy Burgstahler as Vice President of Advertising

Albertsons Companies today announced Guy Burgstahler has been selected as the company's new Vice President of Advertising. Burgstahler has a great...


Sep 20, 2017, 16:30 ET Albertsons Companies Acquires Plated to Transform the Food Experience for Consumers

Albertsons Companies, one of the nation's largest grocery retailers, today announced the acquisition of Plated, a premier meal kit service. This...


Aug 31, 2017, 07:15 ET Albertsons Companies Raises Money Nationwide for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief and Pledges $200,000 in Matching Funds

As Hurricane Harvey continues to bring catastrophic flooding and devastation to parts of Southeast Texas, Albertsons Companies is mobilizing its...


Aug 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Albertsons Companies pharmacies provide more to patients than just the flu vaccine this season

Albertsons Companies pharmacies have annual flu vaccinations in stock and are reminding customers that while they are getting vaccinated, it's a...


Jul 31, 2017, 07:00 ET Albertsons Companies Announces Extension of Exchange Offer

Albertsons Companies, LLC (the "Company") today announced that it and the other co-issuers have extended the expiration date of their offer to...


Jun 07, 2017, 12:00 ET Albertsons Companies is First in U.S. to Bill Medicaid for Patient Hormonal Contraceptive Consultation Service Fee in Oregon

As part of a collaborative effort to improve access to hormonal contraception for Oregon women, Albertsons Companies announced today select...


Jun 06, 2017, 11:00 ET Albertsons Companies Commits to United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, Joins Influential Seafood Task Force

In concert with World Oceans Day, Albertsons Companies, one of the largest supermarket companies in the U.S., announced that it has pledged its...


Jun 05, 2017, 17:12 ET Albertsons Companies Announces Tender Offers for up to $500 Million of Senior Notes of New Albertson's, Inc. and Safeway Inc.

Albertsons Companies, LLC (the "Company") today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiaries New Albertson's, Inc. ("NAI") and Safeway Inc....


May 31, 2017, 14:00 ET Albertsons Companies Acquires MedCart Specialty Pharmacy

Albertsons Companies announced today that it recently acquired MedCart Specialty Pharmacy in order to strengthen and extend its pharmacy specialty...


May 23, 2017, 12:30 ET Albertsons Companies announces key digital hires that bring a collective 30 years of digital leadership experience

Albertsons Companies today announced two key digital leaders who will collectively add 30 years of digital leadership experience in product and...


May 08, 2017, 12:30 ET Albertsons Announces Distribution on Contingent Value Rights Related to Property Development Centers

Albertsons Companies announced today that it is distributing 1.7 cents cash per Contingent Value Right (a total of approximately $4...


May 05, 2017, 14:02 ET Albertsons Companies Named EPA Safer Choice Partner of the Year for Second Consecutive Year

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that Albertsons Companies is winner of the prestigious Safer Choice Partner of the...


May 04, 2017, 12:00 ET Albertsons Companies Becomes First Major Grocer to Sell Fair Trade Certified™ Scallops

Albertsons Companies today announced that it has expanded its Fair Trade Certified™ seafood program and its commitment to responsible sourcing by...


Apr 25, 2017, 15:00 ET Albertsons Companies Appoints Geoff White President, Own Brands

Albertsons Companies today announced that Geoff White has been appointed to the new position of President of the company's Own Brands organization....


Apr 24, 2017, 17:50 ET Albertsons Companies Promotes Jewel-Osco President Mike Withers to EVP, Retail Operations

Albertsons Companies today announced that current Jewel-Osco Division President Mike Withers has been appointed Executive Vice President, Retail...


Apr 19, 2017, 12:00 ET Albertsons Companies Promotes Denningham to President & COO

Albertsons Companies today announced Wayne Denningham, EVP & Chief Operating Officer, has been appointed to the new role of President and Chief...