Port Angeles Haggen store on list of 'core' locations that could potentially be sold

Timeline of Haggen developments By James Casey Peninsula Daily News Here is a timeline of the developments involving Haggen Northwest Fresh supermarkets’ efforts to expand: Dec. 19: Haggen announces plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores, including the Port Angeles Albertsons supermarket, pending approval by the Federal Trade Commission. Jan. 27: The FTC finalizes the sale, saying Albertsons and Safeway ownership could be anti-competitive in 130 local markets across the western U.S. “This settlement will ensure that consumers in those communities continue to benefit from competition among their local supermarkets,” says FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez.

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