PLEASANTON, Calif. -- Financial officials in four states and representatives of two retirement funds have asked Safeway not to renominate William Y. Tauscher as one of the chain's independent directors because of alleged business dealings with the chain that might compromise his objectivity. Tauscher was elected as a Safeway director in 1998, and was reelected in 2001. A Safeway proxy statement said Tauscher is chairman of TemTex Industries; former chief executive officer of MainStreet USA ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.