Steve Burd plans to try to change the world after he leaves Safeway. Once he officially retires next week after just over 20 years as the Pleasanton, Calif.-based chain’s chairman and chief executive officer, Burd said he plans to stay on to see Safeway’s long-awaited wellness initiative through, after which he will devote most of his time to reforming the U.S. health care system. “People say we need to find a better way to deal with health care, and now that ...

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