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News - March 14, 2014

Safeway merging with Boise-based Albertsons

City officials hope new company will stay here, keep employees

by Jeb Bing

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for Pleasanton, Safeway Inc. and Albertsons announced a merger agreement for the two grocery chains last week under which the owner of Albertsons will buy all outstanding Safeway stock in a $9 billion deal.

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