Safeway, Inc.

Member since 1999

Safeway is one of DECA's most important business partners and has served on the National Advisory Board and Executive Committee since 1999.

Together, Safeway and DECA have worked to:

  • Develop the next generation’s workforce in food retailing.
  • Demonstrate the importance of giving back to local communities by sponsoring the Community Service Project.
  • Promote Safeway’s brands, products and services as dynamic opportunities that support classroom teaching, student achievement – and overall college and career readiness.

Safeway is one of the largest food and drug retailers in North America. We operate over 1,400 stores in the United States, including Carrs in Alaska, Chicago-based Dominick's, Randalls and Tom Thumb in Texas and Vons in Southern California and Nevada. Safeway also has an extensive network of distribution, manufacturing and food processing facilities, as well as holds a 49% interest in Casa Ley, S.A. de C.V., which operates food and general merchandise stores in western Mexico.

We earn the loyalty of the people we serve by first anticipating, then fulfilling their needs with our superior-quality products, a unique shopping experience, customer-focused service and continuous innovation, while generating long-term profitable growth for our shareholders. We are an innovative Fortune 100 Company that, thanks to the professionalism, diversity, spirit and friendliness of our people, is thriving in locations across the U.S.

DECA members, your future starts now:

· Safeway has always been a people business, and thoughtful people practices remain a core element of our company’s philosophy.

· As friendly, enthusiastic individuals who enjoy offering customers an exceptional shopping experience, we provide world-class customer service each and every day.

· Safeway values DECA members and believe they would be outstanding candidates for various positions.

· In addition, Safeway offers DECA members (10) $1,000 scholarships who are Safeway associates in one of our brands (i.e. Safeway, Vons, Dominick's, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Pavillion, Carrs).

Safeway provides a variety of benefits including:

  • Great pay
  • Flexible schedule
  • Great training
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Health and welfare benefits
  • Leisure time activity discounts

Staff Contacts

John Fistolera
Assistant Executive Director of Corporate & External Affairs
T 703-860-5000 x229
F 703-860-4013
E john_fistolera@deca.org
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