Retailer Joins Quest for Acquisition of Safeway U.K. afeway U.K. bid proposal to the Office of Fair Trading here on Monday night. This is the latest move in the six-way contest for the supermarket group. Green's offer comes after submissions from British supermarket operators William Morrison Supermarkets, J Sainsbury, Tesco and Wal-Mart/Asda. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, the buyout specialist from the United States, has also showed interest but is yet to make a formal offer. Green will now ...

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