Albertsons Companies Announces Enhancements to its On-line Grocery Delivery Websites and Mobile Applications That Will Benefit Shoppers with Visual Impairments
BOISE, Idaho, July 3, 2019 — Albertsons Companies today announced an initiative to make its online grocery shopping websites and mobile applications more accessible and usable for shoppers with disabilities. Read More.
Posted On: July 3, 2019
Albertsons Companies Elevates the Store Checkout Experience with Toshiba
BOISE, Idaho and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – June 18, 2019 – Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, is empowering consumers with fast and convenient in-store checkout experiences by implementing Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions’ self-checkout systems. By leveraging Toshiba’s focus on front-end store optimization, Albertsons Cos. expects checkout times to speed up – from wait time in line to payment – to improve operational throughput and reduce shopper interventions, with the ultimate goal of improving the customer’s grocery store experience. Read More.
Posted On: June 18, 2019
Albertsons Companies Fulfills Pledge to End Use of Eel (Unagi) in Sushi 3½ Years Ahead of Planned Deadline
BOISE, Idaho – June 6, 2019 – Albertsons Companies, an industry leader in seafood sustainability, announced today that it completed the phase-out of freshwater eel (unagi) from sushi products 3½ years ahead of its
self-imposed deadline of year-end 2022. Read More.
Posted On: June 6, 2019
‘Not your parents’ store brand anymore’: Albertsons Companies elevates Signature SELECT® with new look and innovation
BOISE, Idaho — May 22, 2019 — Albertsons Companies’ Signature SELECT® brand is amping up its presence across stores with the addition of more than 300 new products and updated branding in 2019. Read More.
Posted On: May 22, 2019
Albertsons Companies Announces Interim Results of the Safeway Inc. and New Albertsons L.P. Tender Offers and the Extension of the Early Tender Date and the Expiration Date
BOISE, Idaho, May 20, 2019 – Albertsons Companies, Inc. (the "Company" or "Albertsons") today announced the interim tender results for the previously announced tender offers (each offer a "Tender Offer" and collectively, the "Tender Offers") by its wholly-owned subsidiaries Safeway Inc. ("Safeway") and New Albertsons L.P. ("NALP" and, together with Safeway, the "Offerors"), to purchase for cash the debt securities listed in the table below (collectively, the "Securities" and each a "series"). Read More.
Posted On: May 20, 2019
Albertsons Marketplace wins Most Innovative Commerce Experience Magento Award
Boise, ID - May 16, 2019 - Albertsons Companies and partners McFadyen Digital and Mirakl won the Most Innovative Commerce Experience award from Adobe at its global eCommerce conference, Imagine 2019. Read More.
Posted On: May 16, 2019
Albertsons Companies, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Boise, ID - April 24, 2019 - Albertsons Companies, Inc. (the "Company") today reported results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 and full year fiscal 2018, which ended February 23, 2019. Read More.
Posted On: April 24, 2019
Albertsons Companies Unveils New Pledge to Reduce Plastic Use in Packaging
BOISE, Idaho, April 22, 2019 - Albertsons Companies today announced a broad plastic waste reduction pledge to advance sustainability throughout the company, starting with its extensive Own Brands portfolio.
Posted On: April 22, 2019
Albertsons Companies to Join Blockchain-based IBM Food Trust Network to Pilot Increased Transparency for Romaine Lettuce
ARMONK, N.Y. and BOISE, ID - April 11, 2019 - Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, is joining the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network and will begin piloting the technology to improve how food is traced from farm to store shelf.
Posted On: April 11, 2019
Albertsons and Safeway Extend BridgeHealth Surgery Benefit to Thousands of Additional Employees after Year-Long Pilot
Denver – April 9, 2019 – Albertsons Companies has strengthened its employee benefits package by expanding its employees’ access to BridgeHealth, an industry-leading provider of Surgical Centers of Excellence. Read More.
Posted On: April 9, 2019
Albertsons Performance Media, Powered by Quotient, Delivers Strong Results in First Year
Mountain View, Calif.– April 4, 2019 – One year after its launch, Albertsons Performance Media (APM) powered by Quotient is delivering to CPGs as high as two times more return on their ad spend compared to industry benchmarks set by Nielsen. Read More.
Posted On: April 4, 2019
Albertsons Companies’ Open Nature® Brand Expands Sustainable Portfolio with New Compostable and Bamboo Products
BOISE, Idaho – April 2, 2019 – Albertsons Companies’ Own Brands is elevating environmental stewardship and helping consumers live green with the launch of compostable and earth-friendly products in the popular Open Nature® brand. Read More.
Posted On: April 2, 2019
Albertsons Companies Appoints Vivek Sankaran President and Chief Executive Officer; Jim Donald to Continue as Co-Chairman of the Board, Serving with Leonard Laufer
BOISE, Idaho, March 29, 2019 - Albertsons Companies announced today that Vivek Sankaran, Chief Executive Officer, PepsiCo Foods North America, has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Albertsons Companies, effective April 25, 2019. Read More.
Posted On: March 29, 2019
Hunger, Help, and Hope: Albertsons Companies Highlights Food and Financial Outreach and Releases Community Impact Report for Foundation Giving
BOISE, Idaho, March 26, 2019 - Albertsons Companies and Albertsons Companies Foundation today announced the results of a wide-ranging donation and community involvement effort to effect change in the neighborhoods they serve. Read More.
Posted On: March 26, 2019
Albertsons Celebrates the Grand Opening of Next Generation Meridian Store on Saturday, March 9
BOISE, ID – March 6, 2019 - Albertsons Companies announced today the Grand Opening of the new Albertsons Market Street at 3499 E Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID, will take place Saturday, March 9. This will be an all-day celebration with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 AM. Read More.
Posted On: March 6, 2019
Albertsons Companies Partners with Glympse To Give Customers Real-Time Status of Delivery and Pickup Orders
BOISE, ID – March 4, 2019 – Albertsons Companies is enhancing its eCommerce platform with Glympse, a location sharing technology that will give shoppers real-time status of their grocery delivery or Drive Up & Go order. Read More.
Posted On: March 4, 2019
Albertsons Companies to Transform Experiences for Shoppers with Microsoft Cloud and AI
BOISE, Idaho and REDMOND, Wash. – February 22, 2019 – Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, is betting on cloud solutions from Microsoft Corp., including Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365, to provide new and transformative experiences to customers and employees. Read more.
Posted On: February 22, 2019
Albertsons Companies, Inc. Announces Proposed Senior Notes Offering
Albertsons Companies, Inc. (the “Company”) today announced its intention to offer $500 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2026 (the “Notes”). Read More.
Posted On: January 22, 2019
Albertsons Companies, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
Boise, ID - January 14, 2019 - Albertsons Companies, Inc. (the "Company") today reported results for the third quarter of fiscal 2018, which ended December 1, 2018. Read More
Posted On: January, 14, 2019
Albertsons Companies Announces Sustainability Highlights and Purchase of 10 Tesla All-Electric Semi Trucks
BOISE, Idaho, November 6, 2018 - Albertsons Companies today released its 2018 Sustainability Update, highlighting successes in reducing waste, expanding organic offerings, leading in seafood sustainability, and supporting the causes customers care about most. Read More.
Posted On: November 6, 2018
Albertsons Companies expands Signature RESERVE™ just in time for holiday celebrations
BOISE, Idaho, November 1, 2018 - Albertsons Companies has expanded Signature RESERVE™, its exclusive new top shelf label, into a host of new categories just before the holidays. Read More.
Posted On: November 1, 2018
Albertsons Companies is the First National Grocer to Implement AI-Driven Micro-Fulfillment eCommerce Solution
BOISE, Idaho - October 30, 2018 - Albertsons Companies today announced it is partnering with Takeoff Technologies to pilot the micro-fulfillment center concept and Takeoff’s artificial intelligence capabilities, making it the first national grocer to implement an automated eCommerce fulfillment solution for customers. Read More.
Posted On: October 30, 2018
Albertsons Digital Market Place Spices Up Customers' Online Shopping Variety
BOISE, Idaho - October 16, 2018 - Handcrafted, hard-to-find items, and vendors wanting to increase product exposure find a home on Albertsons Companies new Albertsons.com/Marketplace site. Read More.
Posted On: October 16, 2018
Best. Year. Ever: Albertsons Companies Customers Set New Record in 5th Annual Hunger Is Campaign
BOISE, Idaho - October 11, 2018 - Albertsons Companies and Albertsons Companies Foundation announced today that, through the generous donations of customers, the Hunger Is fundraiser to fight childhood hunger in America raised a record $7.2 million in just 30 days. Read More.
Posted On: October 11, 2018
Albertsons Companies Pharmacies Release Online Education Tools with Aim to Vaccinate 1.5 Million People This Flu Season
BOISE, Idaho - October 5, 2018 - To bolster the public's awareness about flu vaccinations and the fact that many insurance plans will cover most or all of the cost, Albertsons Companies pharmacies have fully revamped their informational consumer flu websites with new features, easier navigation, and interactive tools this flu season. Read More.
Posted On: October 5, 2018