Safeway-Albertsons Merger


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Safeway-Albertsons Merger

Visit this SN landing page to keep up with the major developments in the pending Albertsons-Safeway mega-merger... More
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Robert Edwards, vice chairman

Albertsons said Bob Miller, the company's executive chairman, will assume the additional role of chief executive officer as part of a new four-person office of the CEO as Robert Edwards moves from CEO into a new role as vice chairman... More



Albertsons-Safeway merger landing page

Analysis: Top-level changes signal 'Albertsons feel' for merged company

Safeway and Albertsons owner AB Acquisition LLC, controlled by an investor group led by Cerberus Capital Management, completed their proposed merger Jan. 30. The merger creates a network of 2,230 stores, 27 distribution facilities and 19 manufacturing plants with over 250,000 employees across 34 states and the District of Columbia.

The sales, FY, store count and leadership information below does not reflect the changes resulting from the merger. The addition of Safeway’s estimated volume of $37.1 billion was to give Albertsons pro forma sales of approximately $61.6 billion, pending divestitures.


Corporate Headquarters
5918 Stoneridge Mall Road,
Pleasanton, CA 94588

Number of Stores

Store Banners
Safeway, Vons, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Carrs


Annual sales: $37.1 billion (est.)
FY ended: 1/3/15

FY 2014 Q3
$8.3 billion

FY 2014 Q2
$8.3 billion

FY 2014 Q1
$8.3 billion

FY 2013
$36.1 billion

FY 2013 Q4
$11.3 billion

FY 2013 Q3
$8.6 billion

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