CANADA SAFEWAY PLANS TO CLOSE FIVE UNITS

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (FNS) -- Canada Safeway said it plans to close four of its 14 supermarkets here and a fifth in Port Alberni, British Columbia.erwaitea supermarkets and 17 Save-On-Foods discount units.Canada Safeway, based in Calgary, Alberta, described the affected units as "definitely tired, smaller, older stores." Spokeswoman Toby Oswald denied United Food and Commercial Workers union

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (FNS) -- Canada Safeway said it plans to close four of its 14 supermarkets here and a fifth in Port Alberni, British Columbia.

erwaitea supermarkets and 17 Save-On-Foods discount units.

Canada Safeway, based in Calgary, Alberta, described the affected units as "definitely tired, smaller, older stores." Spokeswoman Toby Oswald denied United Food and Commercial Workers union charges that closing the five stores was in part retribution for the strike

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