Blackwells Mails Definitive Proxy Materials to Supervalu Shareholders

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blackwells Capital LLC (together with its affiliates, “Blackwells Capital” or “Blackwells”), an alternative investment management firm with an approximate 7.73% ownership interest in Supervalu Inc. (NYSE: SVU) (“Supervalu” or the “Company”), today announced it has mailed definitive proxy materials and a letter to Supervalu shareholders to solicit votes for the election of six highly qualified candidates to Supervalu’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) at the upcoming 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.

Copies of the proxy statement and accompanying letter, as well as Blackwells’ prior detailed analyses and presentations on Supervalu, are available at