Safeway 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
August 17, 2007
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
5918 Stoneridge Mall Road
Pleasanton, California 94588
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On August 17, 2007, Safeway Inc. (Safeway) completed an underwritten offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 6.35% Notes Due 2017 (the Notes). The Notes are governed by the terms of an Indenture dated as of September 10, 1997, between Safeway and The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A., as trustee and successor in interest to The Bank of New York (the Indenture), and, pursuant to Sections 2.2 and 10.4 of the Indenture, the Officers Certificate filed as Exhibit 4.2 hereto.
In connection with the issuance and sale of the Notes, Safeway entered into an underwriting agreement dated August 13, 2007 with Banc of America Securities LLC, BNP Paribas Securities Corp. and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., as representatives of the several underwriters, which is filed as Exhibit 1.1 hereto.
The Notes have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933 (the Act) pursuant to a Registration Statement on Form S-3 (No. 333-117692) (the Registration Statement) previously filed with the Commission by Safeway under the Act.
Safeway hereby files the following exhibits to, and incorporates such exhibits by reference in, the Registration Statement which was filed on July 27, 2004 and supplemented by the Prospectus Supplement dated August 13, 2007, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Safeway on August 14, 2007:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.