• Federal trial over Safeway–Fred Meyer merger will be in Portland

    Federal trial over Safeway–Fred Meyer merger will be in Portland

    As reported in the March edition of the North Peninsula Review, the parent companies of Fred Meyer and Safeway (Kroger and Albertsons) proposed the largest grocery store merger in US history in 2022.  The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued to block the merger on February 26, 2024, saying it violates antitrust laws against monopoly. The…