HOW SAFEWAY COPED WITH THE QUAKE The supermarket chain pulled through on the strength of clear thinking, good communications, and solid roots -- assets that could benefit any company in an emergency

Hector, Gary
November 1989
Fortune;11/20/1989, Vol. 120 Issue 12, p101
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