WASHINGTON (FNS) -- Safeway, Oakland, Calif., is weighing whether to replace its outdated Landover, Md., distribution center with a new $85 million facility, which would require contract concessions from 700 Teamster employees, or to contract out its East Coast distribution -- possibly to C&S Wholesale Grocers, Brattleboro, Vt. Safeway officials entered union negotiations last week accompanied with a proposal from C&S. "Both of those options are alive," said Brian Dowling, ...

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