Safeway Inc. is an American supermarket chain founded in 1915. It is a subsidiary of Albert Sons by private investors led by Cerberus Capital Management in January 2015 Safeway Weekly Ad primary base of operations in the western and central United States acquired several companies in the Mid-Atlantic region of east coast. The subsidiary is based in Pleasanton, California-based parent company in Boise, Idaho.
In April 1915 Marion Barton Skaggs bought 576 square feet of his father (53.5 m2) Safeway Weekly Ad American Falls, Idaho, for $ 1,089. Chain operated as two separate companies, Skaggs Cash Shop and United Skaggs Stores, grew rapidly, and Skaggs enlisted the help of his five brothers through a growing network of stores. Business Strategy M. B. gave give your customers value and expand while maintaining a narrow margin, has proven remarkably successful. Since 1926 Skaggs opened 428 stores in 10 countries. M. B. almost double the size of its business in the year when he merged his company with 322 Safeway stores and arranged Safeway Inc.
The original slogan was "a warning and a challenge" to "drive Safeway, Safeway purchase." The name of the food on the cash-and-carry basis - it does not give credit, and food has traditionally done. It was a "safe way" to buy because the family could not get into debt, its food law (as many families at the time, especially during the Great Depression).