Cerberus Most Likely Buyer for Safeway Grocery Chain

Cerberus Most Likely Buyer for Safeway Grocery Chain

In spite of some people’s hopes that mid-market supermarket chain Safeway may be bought and turned around by The Kroger Co., the most likely scenario appears to be a leveraged buyout by Cerberus Capital Management. Safeway simply isn’t appealing enough to a grocery operator, industry experts say.

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