11/01/2013 10:38 am ET

Safeway Puts Expiration Date On Unsold Dominick's Stores

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Safeway Inc. plans to close all unsold Dominick's grocery stores on Dec. 28, according to a company memo.

In the memo to employees, Dewayne Howard, Dominick's director of human resources, said all employees will be "separated" and "the closures are expected to be permanent."

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