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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.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Products: Safeway's Sustainable Seafood
SOURCE: Safeway Inc. DESCRIPTION:As one of the country's largest grocers, Safeway recognizes its responsibility to protect our natural resources.
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Anti-GMO Proposal Denounced at Safeway Shareholder Meeting Shareholder Activists Visit Four Corporations to Urge Enhanced Fight Against Efforts by Organic Food Industry to Stigmatize GMO Foods Washington, D.C. / Pleasanton, CA - At the annual meeting of Safeway shareholders this past Friday in Pleasanton, California, the overwhelming majority of ... (more)
The Epic Seed entrepreneur unlocks new opportunity in the dairy case with Greek yogurt + chia
The Greek yogurt aisle was already pretty crowded by the time Jesse Rudolph started pitching his wares to the market around 18 months ago.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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.
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.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
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.
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)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Supermarkets boost sustainable seafood offerings
Lee Tharp, who works in the seafood department at the Canton Safeway, places USA wild caught Sockeye salmon in the case.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
REV'IT! 2014 Fall/Winter Clothing Preview
I made a quick stop at REV'IT! USA headquarters last week to check out the Fall/Winter 2014 lineup.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Coast Lines, July 15, 2014: Open house event for Town Center Project
An open house event to discuss the Scotts Valley Town Center Project is slated from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Scotts Valley Community Center, 360 Kings Village Road.
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.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
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.
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.
32 Job Openings in Prince George's County
Here's a roundup of recent job postings in Prince George's County. Bowie: Human Resources for Six Flags Full-Time Center Associate for The UPS Store Baker Assistant at Safeway Temporary/Part-Time Service Agent for Enterprise Rent-A-Car Teller at Capital One Administrator - Nursing Home for Genesis HealthCare Data Analyst for Inovalon Pharmacy ... (more)