Safeway http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6728/more en Price access helps Safeway employees cut health costs http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/price-access-helps-safeway-employees-cut-health-costs <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway employees with access to reference-based pricing for health care laboratory services spent less than employees without the same information, according to a joint study conducted by Safeway and Cigna Corp.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/price-access-helps-safeway-employees-cut-health-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/price-access-helps-safeway-employees-cut-health-costs#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Health & Wellness Safeway Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:27:00 +0000 499891 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway cashier who stole $3,000 — a few dollars at a time — sentenced to jail, probation http://supermarketnews.com/safeway-cashier-who-stole-3000-few-dollars-time-sentenced-jail-probation <div class="node-body link-body">A former Oregon City Safeway cashier who pilfered more than $3,000 from the till, a few dollars at a time, was sentenced Monday to nine days in jail.</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/safeway-cashier-who-stole-3000-few-dollars-time-sentenced-jail-probation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safeway Recommended Reading Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:42:00 +0000 499481 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Zell's bid for Albertsons divestitures, Schnucks' photos and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-zells-bid-albertsons-divestitures-schnucks-photos-and-more-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Other stories that struck a chord with readers of SN's e-newsletter include the expansion of Alliance Retail Group, the success of sampling and the Fresh Market's Dallas debut. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-zells-bid-albertsons-divestitures-schnucks-photos-and-more-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-zells-bid-albertsons-divestitures-schnucks-photos-and-more-trending-stories#comments Safeway Financial Performance Photo Gallery Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:04:00 +0000 498471 at http://supermarketnews.com Zell confirms bid for Albertsons spinoffs http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/zell-confirms-bid-albertsons-spinoffs <div class="node-body article-body">Noted private equity investor Sam Zell has confirmed his interest in acquiring stores to be spun off in the Albertsons-Safeway deal. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/zell-confirms-bid-albertsons-spinoffs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/zell-confirms-bid-albertsons-spinoffs#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Safeway-Albertsons Merger Albertsons Albertsons Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Mon, 01 Dec 2014 14:35:00 +0000 497471 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway employee fired for stopping shoplifter is rehired http://supermarketnews.com/safeway-employee-fired-stopping-shoplifter-rehired <div class="node-body link-body">A Chico, Calif., Safeway employee says he's gotten his job back after stopping a teenager from shoplifting.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/safeway-employee-fired-stopping-shoplifter-rehired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safeway Recommended Reading Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:44:00 +0000 497381 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway net income drops, sales rise for Q3 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-net-income-drops-sales-rise-q3 <div class="node-body article-body">As Safeway nears the completion of its merger with Albertsons, the company said net income fell as a result of a series of one-time charges while sales increased for the third quarter and 36 weeks ended Sept. 6.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-net-income-drops-sales-rise-q3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-net-income-drops-sales-rise-q3#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Quarterly Results Safeway Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:39:00 +0000 493771 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers help build natural with store brands http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/retailers-help-build-natural-store-brands <div class="node-body article-body">Conventional supermarkets are benefiting from increasing consumer penetration of natural/organic products through their expansion of natural and organic store brands. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/retailers-help-build-natural-store-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/retailers-help-build-natural-store-brands#comments Kroger Safeway Ahold USA Private Label Ahold USA Kroger Co. Safeway Sprouts Farmers Market Whole Foods Market Online 2014 Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:59:00 +0000 492671 at http://supermarketnews.com SN Price Check: Walmart wins in Windy City http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/sn-price-check-walmart-wins-windy-city <div class="node-body article-body">Walmart stood out in Chicago for price while Meijer dominated the Store Appearance and Ease of Shopping categories during recent mystery shops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/sn-price-check-walmart-wins-windy-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/sn-price-check-walmart-wins-windy-city#comments Retailers Walmart Safeway Illinois Jewel-Osco Meijer Inc. Registration Safeway Target Corp. Wal-Mart Stores 2014 Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 491351 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway Foundation supports cancer awareness effort http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-foundation-supports-cancer-awareness-effort <div class="node-body article-body">The Safeway Foundation said Wednesday it has joined with Stand Up to Cancer on a national campaign to raise money for and promote awareness about breast cancer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-foundation-supports-cancer-awareness-effort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/safeway-foundation-supports-cancer-awareness-effort#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Community Service Safeway 2014 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:15:00 +0000 492111 at http://supermarketnews.com SN’s Analysts Roundtable, Part 2: Weighing in on Safeway, Kroger, Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/sn-s-analysts-roundtable-part-2-weighing-safeway-kroger-walmart <div class="node-body article-body">Why Safeway decided to sell its stores to Albertsons, why Kroger acquired Vitacost.com and why Walmart needs to do a better job of execution and merchandising — those were among the topics discussed during SN’s 19th annual Analysts Roundtable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/sn-s-analysts-roundtable-part-2-weighing-safeway-kroger-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/sn-s-analysts-roundtable-part-2-weighing-safeway-kroger-walmart#comments Retailers Retail & Financial Walmart Kroger Safeway Safeway-Albertsons Merger Kroger Co. Safeway Wal-Mart Stores Online 2014 Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 491361 at http://supermarketnews.com