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• Safeway said yesterday that its Q4 income was $338 million, up 12 percent from the $301.1 million reported during the same period a year ago. Q4 revenue was 13.8 billion from $13.4 billion a year ago, on same-store sales that were up 0.4 percent.

Income for the 2008 fiscal year was 965.3 million, up 11 percent from $888.4 million in 2007. Annual sales were $44.1 billion, up from $42.3 billion in 2007., with same-store sales up 0.8 percent.

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