SOURCE: Safeway Inc.

Safeway Inc.

August 23, 2013 14:25 ET

Safeway Inc. Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

PLEASANTON, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 23, 2013) - Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced that its Board of Directors met yesterday and declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share. The cash dividend will be payable on October 10, 2013 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 19, 2013.

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 1,412 stores in the United States and 223 stores in Canada with annual sales of $44.2 billion in 2012.