Safeway http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6728/more en The Lempert Report: What's next for Safeway? (video) http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-whats-next-safeway-video <div class="node-body video-body">The Lempert Report believes Cerberus could get more value from Safeway if it assesses each store’s potential to tie in with some of Cerberus’ former and current businesses. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report-whats-next-safeway-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Phil Lempert Videos Safeway Videos Registration 2014 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 471071 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway completes Blackhawk share distribution http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-completes-blackhawk-share-distribution <div class="node-body article-body">Shares of Blackhawk Network Holdings Class B common stock are scheduled to start trading Tuesday following distribution by Safeway Monday of the Blackhawk shares it owned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-completes-blackhawk-share-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-completes-blackhawk-share-distribution#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Safeway Stocks Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 +0000 471221 at http://supermarketnews.com Klug elected first woman to head WAFC http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/klug-elected-first-woman-head-wafc <div class="node-body article-body">Sue Klug, SVP and CMO for Unified Grocers, Los Angeles, has been elected chairman and president of the Western Association of Food Chains — the first woman to head the association in its 94-year history.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/klug-elected-first-woman-head-wafc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/klug-elected-first-woman-head-wafc#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Kroger Safeway Unified Grocers West Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:44:00 +0000 471211 at http://supermarketnews.com FreshDirect offers best online experience: Report http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/freshdirect-offers-best-online-experience-report <div class="node-body article-body">New York-based FreshDirect was rated to provide the best customer experience in a study by e-commerce service provider Fluid and presented in a conference call on Internet grocery by Wells Fargo on Monday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/freshdirect-offers-best-online-experience-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/freshdirect-offers-best-online-experience-report#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Kroger Safeway Ahold USA Online Retail Ahold USA FreshDirect Kroger Co. Safeway Wal-Mart Stores Whole Foods Market Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:48:00 +0000 471161 at http://supermarketnews.com Group opposes Safeway-Albertsons deal http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/group-opposes-safeway-albertsons-deal <div class="node-body article-body">The proposed Safeway-Albertsons merger would decrease competition and increase food prices, according to extensive comments filed with the Federal Trade Commission by a group called Food & Water Watch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/group-opposes-safeway-albertsons-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/group-opposes-safeway-albertsons-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Albertsons LLC Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:58:00 +0000 470611 at http://supermarketnews.com Progress reported on sow stall transitions http://supermarketnews.com/meat/progress-reported-sow-stall-transitions <div class="node-body article-body">Less than two years after committing to eliminating gestation crates from their pork supply, several mainstream retailers have reported steady progress in transitioning suppliers away from those methods of production. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meat/progress-reported-sow-stall-transitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meat/progress-reported-sow-stall-transitions#comments Kroger Safeway Meat Ahold USA Kroger Co. Roundy's Supermarkets Safeway Supervalu Online 2014 Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 470321 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>&nbsp;Many retailers reacted to customer demand when seeking changes on gestation crate usage.</p> Sobeys drops Safeway Canada card http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/sobeys-drops-safeway-canada-card <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway Canada said it would no longer require shoppers to use their loyalty card effective Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/sobeys-drops-safeway-canada-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/sobeys-drops-safeway-canada-card#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Marketing loyalty cards Sobeys Western Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:38:00 +0000 470111 at http://supermarketnews.com Chains donate to campaign to privatize Oregon's liquor system http://supermarketnews.com/chains-donate-campaign-privatize-oregons-liquor-system <div class="node-body link-body">Grocery giants Fred Meyer and Safeway have donated more than $1 million to the campaign to privatize liquor sales in Oregon, according to online election records updated Monday by the Secretary of State’s Office.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/chains-donate-campaign-privatize-oregons-liquor-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Kroger Safeway Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Wed, 02 Apr 2014 17:30:00 +0000 469851 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway Foundation sets effort to fight childhood hunger http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-foundation-sets-effort-fight-childhood-hunger <div class="node-body article-body">The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation have launched a joint charitable program called Hunger Is, designed to raise awareness and funds to fight childhood hunger in the U.S., with actress Viola Davis as their spokeswoman.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-foundation-sets-effort-fight-childhood-hunger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-foundation-sets-effort-fight-childhood-hunger#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Community Service Hunger relief Safeway Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:42:00 +0000 469421 at http://supermarketnews.com No more bidders emerge for Safeway http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/no-more-bidders-emerge-safeway <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway said Friday that no other bidders have emerged during the 21-day “go-shop” period following the announcement of its agreement to be acquired by AB Acquisition, the parent of Albertsons. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/no-more-bidders-emerge-safeway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/no-more-bidders-emerge-safeway#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Safeway Albertsons Albertsons LLC Kroger Co. Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:37:00 +0000 469371 at http://supermarketnews.com