Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$35,467.51.2%
StoresAvg sales per square foot
1,331$486
Avg store gross sq ftTotal employment
47,600138,000
Corporate NameSafeway Inc.
SectorGrocery Stores
HeadquartersPleasanton, CA
Primary SIC Code5411 – Grocery Stores
Primary NAICS Code445110 – Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores
Fiscal Year EndedDecember 28, 2013

Safeway operates as a food and drug retailer, with stores offering an array of grocery items, food, and general merchandise, featuring specialty departments such as bakery, delicatessen, floral, and pharmacy, as well as coffee shops and fuel centers. As of Sep 6, 2014 the company operated 1,331 stores in 18 states, as well as GroceryWorks.com, an online grocery channel doing business under the names Safeway.com and Vons.com.