Safeway said Monday its board of directors as declared a special stock dividend of 37.9 million shares of Blackhawk Network Holdings Class B common stock — the entire amount the chain owns. CONNECT WITH SN ON TWITTER Follow @SN_News for updates throughout the day. Distribution is scheduled for April 14 to stockholders of record April 3. The action follows the announcement earlier this month that Safeway will be acquired by AB Acquisition LLC. The Blackhawk shares represent ...

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