Press release from Business Wire
Safeway Inc. Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Safeway Inc. Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend09:00 EDT Wednesday, August 25, 2010 PLEASANTON, Calif. (Business Wire) -- Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) announced that its Board of Directors met yesterday and declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share. The cash dividend will be payable on October 14, 2010 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 23, 2010. Safeway Inc. is a Fortune 100 company and one of the largest food and drug retailers in North America based on sales. The company operates 1,712 stores in the United States and western Canada and had annual sales of $40.9 billion in 2009.