Safeway is an American supermarket chain. In support of its stores, the Company has an extensive network of distribution, manufacturing, and food processing facilities. Safeway owns and operates GroceryWorks.com, an Internet grocer doing business under the names Safeway.com and Vons.com. Through its subsidiary, Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc., the Company provides prepaid gift cards and financial services products to consumers and businesses through a network of retail store locations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Mexico and Australia and various online channels.

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TypeSubsidiary
HQPleasanton, US
Founded1915
Websitesafeway.com
Safeway was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, US

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Safeway Office Locations

Safeway has an office in Pleasanton
Pleasanton, US (HQ)
5918 Stoneridge Mall Rd
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Safeway Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1915

Safeway Revenue

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Safeway's revenue was reported to be $36.33 b in FY, 2015
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2015

Revenue

43.6b44.2b36.1b36.3b

Cost of goods sold

31.8b32.5b26.6b26.6b

Gross profit

11.8b11.7b9.5b9.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

27%27%26%27%
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q1, 2012Q1, 2013

Revenue

9.3b10.0b10.0b

Cost of goods sold

6.7b7.3b7.3b

Gross profit

2.6b2.7b2.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

28%27%27%
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2015

Cash

729.4m352.2m4.6b2.3b

Accounts Receivable

652.1m909.0m1.2b373.4m

Prepaid Expenses

335.7m344.7m371.5m277.1m

Inventories

2.5b2.6b2.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q1, 2012Q1, 2013

Cash

458.5m134.5m295.0m

Accounts Receivable

419.8m519.1m592.8m

Prepaid Expenses

320.9m356.7m434.9m

Inventories

2.7b2.9b2.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2015

Net Income

516.7m596.5m3.5b112.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.1b1.1b943.9m921.5m

Inventories

95.0m(84.7m)(77.9m)(128.1m)

Accounts Payable

(80.5m)24.5m205.3m87.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2011Q1, 2012Q1, 2013

Net Income

95.8m72.9m118.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

269.0m265.8m251.1m

Inventories

(187.2m)(378.0m)(335.7m)

Accounts Payable

(145.4m)55.8m71.0m
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Safeway Operating Metrics

FY, 2015

Stores

1.33 k

Plants

19

Fuel Centers

354

Trademarks

450
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Safeway Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Groceryworks.comOctober 03, 2006
RandallsJuly 23, 1999
Casa Ley ServicesJanuary 01, 1981
Better Living Brands LLC
Cayam Energy
Divario Ventures LLC
Dominick’s Finer Foods
Dominick’s Supermarkets
Eureka Land Management LLC
GFM Holdings I
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Safeway Online and Social Media Presence

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Safeway Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Safeway founded?

    Safeway was founded in 1915.

  • What is Safeway revenue?

    Latest Safeway annual revenue is $36.3 b.

  • Who are Safeway competitors?

    Competitors of Safeway include Whole Foods Market, Tesco and Wegmans.

  • Where is Safeway headquarters?

    Safeway headquarters is located at 5918 Stoneridge Mall Rd, Pleasanton.

  • Where are Safeway offices?

    Safeway has an office in Pleasanton.

  • How many offices does Safeway have?

    Safeway has 1 office.