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2012-11-16 16:22:58

PLEASANTON, Calif., Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) and its exclusive Lucerne(®) brand are accepting entries for the Eighth Annual Lucerne(®) The Art of Dairy((TM)) Art Contest to give creative art students the opportunity to showcase their design skills for a chance to win a grand prize of $30,000, part of a combined $46,000 prize pool. Since the inception of The Art of Dairy((TM)) contest in 2005, Lucerne has contributed over $376,000 to schools,...

2012-10-01 14:21:16

PLEASANTON, Calif., Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY), one of the largest corporate supporters of cancer research and treatment, and The Safeway Foundation are continuing their efforts to fund ground-breaking research and the pursuit of a cure with a month-long breast cancer fundraising and awareness campaign in October. The company, which has raised and donated more than $102 million for the cause, will bring more support to research programs and critical outreach to...

2012-04-11 23:00:03

Safeway Safety Step suggests multiple savings options and funding resources available to help seniors and caregivers improve bathroom safety and accessibility Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) April 10, 2012 According to recent studies, nine out of 10 people age 50 and older want to remain in their homes for as long as they possibly can. In many cases, “aging in place” requires homeowners and caregivers to make home modifications to increase safety and accessibility. While a tax refund is...

2012-02-10 13:00:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Lucerne®, Safeway Inc.'s exclusive dairy brand, congratulated the nine finalists chosen to compete for a $30,000 grand prize in the Seventh Annual Lucerne® The Art of Dairy(TM) Art Contest. For the first time, the finalists were announced via a live post on Facebook and at www.artofdairy.com. The nine finalists will now transfer their designs onto an unconventional canvas - a life-sized fiberglass cow. Beginning April...

2010-05-20 05:00:00

CINCINNATI, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeway Safety Step, LLC (www.safewaystep.com) has recently been recognized by two national organizations renowned for their service and education in aiding caregivers and seniors remaining in their homes or aging in place. The Safeway Step® is a product and installation method designed to provide an economical renovation option for individuals and facilities interested in easier access into the bathtub area. The Safeway...

2009-04-17 12:16:34

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Senseo One-Cup Coffeemakers due to a burn hazard. An electrical fault and calcium build up in the coffeemakers can cause the boiler to burst, creating a danger to consumers. There have been no reports of burns in the United States, but 17 reported incidents in Europe include six reported injuries, including first degree burns, the commission said. About 255,000 coffeemakers were made in China and Poland for Philips...

2008-09-18 09:00:50

Food and drug retailer Safeway has announced that is it offering flu vaccines in all its US stores through February 2009, or while supplies last. Vaccines will be administered at stores, most of which will give vaccines on a walk-in basis at in-store pharmacies, while others conduct scheduled flu vaccine clinics. Safeway also offers full-service adult and adolescent immunization services for the prevention of ailments including shingles, tetanus, hepatitis, pneumococcal and meningococcal....

2008-09-12 18:00:35

To assist residents evacuating due to Hurricane Ike, Randalls and Tom Thumb stores are reminding all evacuees that they can fill prescriptions at any Randalls or Tom Thumb store pharmacy outside of the storm-affected areas of Texas, or at any pharmacy store in the United States operated by their parent company, Safeway Inc. Randalls, Tom Thumb and Safeway are part of ICERx.org (In Case of Emergency Prescriptions), a secure online network available to pharmacists and physicians during...

2008-03-18 15:00:49

Safeway Inc. announced that it is offering vaccination to prevent against shingles in over 700 pharmacies in the states of AK, CA, CO, DE, HI, ID, IL, MT, NE, NV, OR, PA, TX, VA and WA administered by Safeway pharmacists. The vaccine will be provided on a walk-in basis at in-store pharmacies; patients should call their Safeway pharmacy or go to www.safeway.com/rx to find a location near them. "The only way to prevent against contracting this debilitating disease is to get a single...