PLEASANTON, Calif. -- Safeway here said last week the time to take a stand on escalating labor costs is now. With the strike against its Southern California stores moving into its ninth week and employees in Chicago, Phoenix and Saskatchewan working without contracts, Safeway acknowledged it faces a tough year ahead, with agreements due to expire in 2004 in its eastern division in March, Seattle in May, part of Northern California in July, and the rest of Northern California, along with ...
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 complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
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.