Safeway says exploring possible sale of company
NEW YORK Feb 19 (Reuters) - Safeway Inc is in talks about possibly selling itself, the second-largest U.S. mainstream grocery store operator said on Wednesday.
A handful of buyout firms, including Cerberus Capital Management LP, have been exploring a deal for all or part of Safeway, Reuters reported in October.
The company operates supermarkets such as Safeway, Vons and Dominick's.
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