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Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger

Original post made on Jul 29, 2014

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday to approve the acquisition of the Pleasanton-based supermarket chain by an affiliate of Albertsons, another national supermarket firm that has its corporate headquarters in Boise, Idaho.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, July 28, 2014, 3:48 PM

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Posted by Julia
a resident of Alamo
on Jul 29, 2014 at 10:58 am

I am pleased to hear Safeway and Albertsons are joining hands in this great business decision. I know our Alamo Safeway can not get any better than it currently is...I am sure or at least I'm hoping prices will stay as is and maybe drop a little. For me, the selections and quality of products are great at Safeway. This I am hoping will stay the same. Oh yes I do shop at Whole Foods and Trader Joes on occasion...But the majority is at Safeway.

Oh by the way, I am not a shareholder of Safeway or Albertsons...jus a shopper.

Good luck on the merger.

Thanks for listening, Julia Pardini, from Alamo.


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