Safeway pulls all four new gTLD apps

by Kevin Murphy
Retail giant Safeway has removed itself from the new gTLD program entirely, last week withdrawing all four of its applications. The $139-billion-a-year company had applied for the dot-brands .safeway, .vons, .justforu and the generic .grocery, but all four bids are now showing as withdrawn. Now that Safeway has withdrawn, the only remaining applicant for .grocery is rival retailer Wal-Mart. .Read the full article