TESCO DENIES INTEREST IN BUYING ALBERTSONS atly denied any interest in buying Albertsons, according to British press reports last week. "We've no interest in Albertsons as a company," Terry Leahy, chief executive officer, told BBC Radio 4 here. However, he said Tesco remains interested in entering the U.S. marketplace. "We've been researching the United States for a long time. I think one of my first jobs when I joined Tesco in 1983 was to go and research the United States, and we're still ...

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