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2018 Canadian Retail Forecast [Analysis]

We’re predicting that this year will be one of highs and lows — Sears Canada will shutter, Nordstrom Rack will enter Canada, marijuana will be legalized, and plenty of other developments.

Sobeys to sell 30 stores in Western Canada

Sobeys Inc. has signed deals to sell 30 of its stores in Western Canada for approximately $430 million. Sobeys purchased Canada Safeway in June of 2013. The Competition Bureau required Sobeys to sell 23 of its stores prior to granting approval for its Safeway...

Canadian grocery wars: major players battle for our dollar

By Adam Ramsay The Canadian grocery industry went through a major transformation in 2013, the likes of which we’ve not seen in this country before. New national players debuted on the scene, led by Target’s first international expansion. There were massive...

JAMIE OLIVER TO BE SPOKESPERSON FOR SOBEYS

Popular chef and media personality Jamie Oliver will become a spokesperson for Sobeys grocery stores. He will promote healthy food choices for Canadians, and collaboration will begin formally this fall. For those unfamiliar, Jamie Oliver is a British chef, restauranteur and media personality. He...

$5.8 BILLION DEAL: CANADA SAFEWAY BOUGHT BY SOBEYS

Grocer Canada Safeway has been bought by Sobeys in a cash deal worth $5.8 billion. Savings of about $200 million yearly are expected with the combined store sales forecasted to be $24 billion annually. Sobeys has about 1,300 owned and franchised Canadian locations under...
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