ARCADIA, Calif. -- Safeway could expand the operating area for its Chicago-area Dominick's Supermarkets chain by 200 to 300 miles, Steve Burd, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Safeway, told the company's annual meeting here last week. According to Burd, the distance between the Dominick's distribution center in Northlake, Ill., and the store farthest away is only 35 miles, compared with northern California, "where there are fewer than a dozen stores that close to the ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess 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’sFREE, 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 grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.