UPDATE: US: Roundy's targets accelerated growth with Safeway acquisition

By Katy Askew | 3 December 2013

US regional supermarket operator Roundy's Inc hopes to accelerate its expansion in the Chicago area through a deal to acquire 11 Dominick's stores from Safeway Inc for US$36m.

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US regional supermarket operator Roundy's Inc hopes to accelerate its expansion in the Chicago area through a deal to acquire 11 Dominick's stores from Safeway Inc for US$36m.

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