Grocery store chain Safeway Inc. said its profit fell in the second quarter on one-time costs partly related to a deal to sell its Canadian operations.
Amazon.com is reportedly getting into the grocery business in the Bay Area. The online shopping giant, which has been offering deliveries in the Seattle area, plans to expand its service to the Bay Area by the end of the year according to Reuters.
Safeway Inc. has named company president Robert Edwards as its new CEO, to succeed Steven Burd when he retires in May.
Lower than expected revenue growth disappointed investor and shares fell sharply Thursday.
Novato police arrested two men who tried to rob a bank inside a grocery store Thursday afternoon.
A mother who fled after using her 10-year-old daughter to push a cart full of stolen groceries out of a Morgan Hill supermarket was sentenced Monday in Santa Clara County Superior Court to 60 days in jail.
An El Sobrante man was arrested at a Safeway in El Cerrito over the weekend after allegedly reading a pornographic magazine while accompanied by a small child in the women’s restroom, smoking a cocaine-laced joint and stealing a soda, police said Tuesday.
The government watchdog that is supposed to ensure consumers are not overcharged at the grocery store has stopped doing its job.
Grocery store operator Safeway’s net income jumped 13 percent in the fourth quarter helped by higher gift and prepaid card revenue and a legal settlement.
Safeway’s CEO Steven Burd will retire in May after more than 20 years with the grocer.