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    1. UPDATE 1- Safeway acquisition boosts Sobeys owner Empire's profit

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      Fri, 12 Dec 2014

      Dec 12 (Reuters) - Empire Co Ltd, the owner of Canadian grocery chain Sobeys Inc, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, boosted by its acquisition of the Canadian assets of U.S....

    2. Gen Y Folly: Not Investing

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      Fri, 15 Aug 2014

      conventional supermarkets such as Safeway SWY and Kroger KR. The FTC believes ..... strategies and remodeling efforts. Safeway has been moving upscale for years ..... similar merchandising to Whole Foods. Safeway has successfully developed its own

    3. Fixed Income Sector Spotlight: Investment-Grade and High-Yield Credit

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      Tue, 12 Aug 2014

      of the mega-deals announced during the past several months, private equity has been involved in only the $9 billion Safeway acquisition. While Moody’s has indicated that approximately 60% of the reviews for downgrade initiated in the first quarter

    4. Target Aims for Fresh Strategy With New CEO

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      Fri, 1 Aug 2014

      include CEO positions at PepsiCo Americas Foods, Sam's Club, and Michaels Stores, as well as chief marketing officer of Safeway . We think his experience in a variety of retail concepts, both traditional grocery and warehouse club, gives him a solid

    5. For First Time in Its History, Target Names Outsider, Pepsi's Cornell, as Chairman and CEO

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      Thu, 31 Jul 2014

      roles include CEO positions at PepsiCo Americas Foods, Sam's Club, and Michaels Stores, and chief marketing officer of Safeway . We think his experience in a variety of retail concepts (traditional grocery and warehouse club) gives him a solid

    6. Credit Market Outlook: Bonds Priced for the Benign

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      Wed, 26 Mar 2014

      Larger LBO Transactions Coming Back? Safeway SWY (rating: UR-/BBB, no moat ..... 25 billion, and cash on hand of Safeway . Based on the size of the deal and ..... a successful LBO and financing of Safeway could be the catalyst to set off

    7. McCormick Shares Jump After Firm Reports Strong 1Q Results; Wide Moat Rating Remains Intact

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      Tue, 25 Mar 2014

      but will also support the firm’s long-term brand equity and clout with retailers (Cerberus’ acquisition of Safeway will drive more consolidation in the grocery channel).

    8. From Barron’s, March 10, 2014 (Part 2)

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      Sat, 8 Mar 2014

      the same for WWI and then WWII. Cerberus , the parent of Albertsons [brands Jewel-Osco , etc.] is buying Safeway [brands Safeway , Vons, Randalls, Pavillions ; recently the shuttered Dominick ’s, etc.]. Would Kroger jump into the

    9. Cerberus in advanced talks to buy Safeway - sources

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      Fri, 21 Feb 2014

      NEW YORK, Feb 21 (Reuters) - U.S. grocery store operator Safeway Inc is in advanced talks with private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP over a leveraged buyout deal that may come within the...

    10. Safeway says exploring possible sale of company

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      Wed, 19 Feb 2014

      NEW YORK, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Safeway Inc is in talks about possibly selling itself, the second-largest U.S. mainstream grocery store operator said on Wednesday.

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