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38 min ago | Inside Bay Area

Blackhawk Network's Talbott Roche helped push gift cards into the mainstream

Talbott Roche recalls meetings in the early days of her company to explain to high-profile stores such as Nordstrom the benefits of putting the retailers' gift cards on supermarket aisles.

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Related Topix: Games, Card Game, CardPool, Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Mon Jul 28, 2014

CBC News

Prescription rewards points ban struck down in court

The Supreme Court of B.C. has ruled in favour of a legal challenge by grocery chain Sobeys, striking down a ban on British Columbians earning loyalty points on non-government funded pharmacy prescriptions.

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Related Topix: Retail, Grocery, Canada

Seeking Alpha

Safeway Shareholder Vote-Approval

On Friday, July 25th, Safeway shareholders overwhelmingly approved their proposed merger with Albertsons, part of a group led by private-equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Digital Coupon Campaign: Getting To Know Coupons.com Via Walgreens, Mir Aamir

Walgreens tries Coupons.com/Retailer iQ for digital coupons, rather than start from scratch.

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Related Topix: Walgreens, Retail, Target, Safeway, Grocery

Pleasanton Weekly

Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for Pleasanton, 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.

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Related Topix: Retail, Safeway, Grocery, Boise, ID

Fri Jul 25, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Shareholders approve Safeway's $9.2 billion sale to Albertsons

Safeway shareholders on Friday approved the company's $9.2 billion sale to Albertsons, a deal that comes amid fierce competition for the combined supermarket chains from a host of foes.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery, Pleasanton, CA, Livingston, CA, Moraga, CA

Sys-Con Media

Safeway Inc. Announces Preliminary Results of 2014 Stockholder Vote

Stockholders approved and adopted the proposal to approve the previously announced agreement and plan of merger dated as of March 6, 2014, as amended on April 7, 2014 and June 13, 2014, under which AB Acquisition LLC, an affiliate of Albertsons, will acquire Safeway as described in the proxy statement dated June 19, 2014 with 70% of the outstanding ... (more)

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Related Topix: Retail, Safeway, Grocery

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Western Producer

Quebec dairy co-op to supply Sobeys, IGA, Safeway

Agropur will acquire four dairy facilities as part of its deal with Sobeys, including two in Edmonton and one in Winnipeg.

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Related Topix: Retail, Grocery, North America, Canada, World News,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Pleasanton Weekly

Report highlights Safeway's progress on environmental, lifestyle goals

Pleasanton-based Safeway this week released its sixth annual sustainability report, called the "Heart of Safeway,"which highlights progress the company has made Safeway made in the areas of environmental sustainability, community impact and responsible business practices.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Resource Investing News

Stornoway Diamond CEO Matt Manson on BNN

Stornoway Diamond CEO Matt Manson was interviewed on BNN, where he spoke about breaking ground on the Renard Mine in Quebec and raising $946 million in financing.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Brandon Sun

Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange

Stornoway Diamond Corp. . Miner. Up three cents, or 4.35 per cent, to 72 cents on 7.5 million shares.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery, Fortis, Energy, Talisman Energy, Oil & Gas

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Resource Investing News

Stornoway Diamond Corp. Proceeds to Mine Construction; Ground Breaking Ceremony Held Today

Stornoway Diamond Corporation announced that it has made a formal decision to proceed to mine construction and production at the Renard Diamond Project in Quebec.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Hispanic Business

Stornoway Announces Formal Production Decision at Renard

Project construction has now been fully mobilized, with commercial production on schedule for the second quarter of 2017 based on first plant commissioning in late 2016.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Hispanic Business

Stornoway Diamond's Renard Now Funded Through to Production

Specifically, the company had set up a binding financing commitment agreement under which three parties - private equity firm Orion Co-Investments I, the toward the project.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Resource Investing News

Stornoway Diamond Completes Largest Ever Financing Package for a Publicly Listed Diamond Company

Stornoway Diamond Corporation has closed its previously announced financing transactions with Orion Mine Finance, Diaquem Inc. and Ressources QuA©bec, both 100 percent owned subsidiaries of Investissement QuA©bec, and with the Caisse de dA©pA t et placement du QuA©bec.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail, Grocery

Brandon Sun

Sobeys to sell former Safeway dairy operation to Agropur co-op for $356 million

Sobeys is selling its milk, yogurt and ice cream manufacturing operations in Western Canada for $356 million to Agropur, a Quebec-based dairy co-operative.

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Related Topix: Retail, Grocery, North America, Canada, World News

SBWire

All Penny Stocks.com News: KonaRed Expects 2014 Sales to Double 2013...

AllPennyStocks.com Media, Inc. announces its latest article titled "KonaRed Expects 2014 Sales to Double 2013 Total and Climb Back Near 2012 Levels."

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, 38 Studios, Retail, Grocery, Safeway

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Patch.com

This Week at the Alameda County Fair

Headed to the fair this week? Here's the scoop about what's going during the final week at the Alameda County Fair.

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Related Topix: Alameda County, CA, Safeway, Retail, Grocery, Family, Kids, Life, Holidays, 4th of July

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