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George Weston Limited, often referred to as Weston or Weston's, is a Canadian food processing and distribution company. [1]

70 relations: A. Charles Baillie, ACE Bakery, Allan Leighton, Associated British Foods, Atlantic Superstore, Battle Creek, Michigan, Board of directors, Canada, Canada–United States Free Trade Agreement, Canadian dollar, Canadian Expeditionary Force, Canadian National Exhibition, Chicago, Conrad Black, Controlling interest, Dave Nichol, Dominion Stores (Newfoundland), Don Watt (designer), Entenmann's, Extra Foods, Food distribution, Food processing, Fortinos, Freshmart, Galen Weston, Galen Weston Jr., George Weston, George Weston Foods, Great Depression, Grupo Bimbo, Hudson's Bay Company, Joe Fresh, Kenneth Thomson, 2nd Baron Thomson of Fleet, Loblaw Companies, Loblaws, Maxi (Canadian supermarket), No Frills (grocery store), No Name (brand), North American Free Trade Agreement, Ontario, Oshawa, President's Choice, Provigo, Public company, Real Canadian Liquorstore, Real Canadian Superstore, Richard Currie, Robert Prichard, S&P/TSX 60, Saputo Inc., ..., SaveEasy, Shoppers Drug Mart, Star Trek, SuperValu (Canada), T & T Supermarket, Thomas', Toronto, Toronto Star, Unilever, Valu-mart, W. Garfield Weston, Warren Bryant, Weight Watchers, Weston family, Wholesale Club, William Paterson (Canadian politician), William Shatner, Wonder Bread, Your Independent Grocer, Zehrs Markets. Expand index (20 more) »

A. Charles Baillie

Alexander Charles Baillie, (born December 20, 1939) is the former CEO of TD Bank Financial Group; he served in this role until December, 2002.

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ACE Bakery

ACE Bakery is a maker of European-style, artisan breads and baked goods.

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Allan Leighton

Allan Leighton (born 12 April 1953) is an English businessman, former CEO of Asda, former chief executive of Pandora, and former non executive chairman of the Royal Mail.

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Associated British Foods

Associated British Foods plc (ABF) is a British multinational food processing and retailing company whose headquarters are in London.

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Atlantic Superstore

Atlantic Superstore is a Canadian supermarket chain.

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Battle Creek, Michigan

Battle Creek is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan, in northwest Calhoun County, at the confluence of the Kalamazoo and Battle Creek rivers.

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Board of directors

A board of directors is a recognized group of people who jointly oversee the activities of an organization, which can be either a for-profit business, nonprofit organization, or a government agency.

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Canada

Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Canada–United States Free Trade Agreement

The Canada–United States Free Trade Agreement (CUSFTA; French: Accord de libre-échange, ALE) is a trade agreement reached by negotiators for Canada and the United States on October 4, 1987 and signed by the leaders of both countries on January 2, 1988.

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Canadian dollar

The Canadian dollar (symbol: $; code: CAD; dollar canadien) is the currency of Canada.

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Canadian Expeditionary Force

The Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) was the designation of the field force created by Canada for service overseas in the First World War.

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Canadian National Exhibition

The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE), also known as The Ex, is an annual event that takes place at Exhibition Place in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, during the 18 days leading up to and including Canadian Labour Day, the first Monday in September.

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Chicago

Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.

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Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

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Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

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Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

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Conrad Black

Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour, KSG (born 25 August 1944) is a British former newspaper publisher, author.

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Controlling interest

A controlling interest is an ownership interest in a corporation with enough voting stock shares to prevail in any stockholders' motion.

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Dave Nichol

David Alexander "Dave" Nichol (February 9, 1940 – September 22, 2013) was a Canadian product marketing expert.

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Dominion Stores (Newfoundland)

Dominion Stores is the primary brand name of the major-market supermarkets of Loblaw Companies Limited in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Don Watt (designer)

Don Watt (February 9, 1936 – 23 December 2009) created the Watt group, a retail branding and design consultancy.

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Entenmann's

Entenmann's is a company that manufactures baked goods and delivers them to supermarkets and other retailers for sale to the public.

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Extra Foods

Extra Foods (also branded as extrafoods) is a supermarket chain, part of Loblaw Companies Limited.

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Food distribution

Food distribution is a process in which a general population is supplied with food.

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Food processing

Food processing is the transformation of cooked ingredients, by physical or chemical means into food, or of food into other forms.

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Fortinos

Fortinos is a Canadian supermarket chain operating 23 stores in Ontario.

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Freshmart

Freshmart (styled as freshmart) is a chain of supermarkets based in Ontario, Canada.

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Galen Weston

Willard Gordon Galen Weston (born October 29, 1940) is a British-Canadian businessman and philanthropist as well as Executive Chairman of George Weston Limited, a leading food processing and distribution company.

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Galen Weston Jr.

Galen G. Weston (born December 19, 1972), also known as Galen Weston Jr., is a Canadian businessman and the current executive CEO, chairman and president of Loblaw Companies Limited.

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George Weston

George Weston (March 23, 1864 – April 6, 1924) was a Canadian businessman and the founder of George Weston Limited.

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George Weston Foods

George Weston Foods is one of the largest consumer products companies in Australia.

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Great Depression

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.

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Grupo Bimbo

Grupo Bimbo, S.A.B. de C.V., known as Bimbo, is a Mexican multinational bakery product manufacturing company headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Hudson's Bay Company

The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group.

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Joe Fresh

Joe Fresh is a fashion brand and retail chain created by designer Joe Mimran for Canadian food distributor Loblaw Companies Limited.

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Kenneth Thomson, 2nd Baron Thomson of Fleet

Kenneth Roy Thomson, 2nd Baron Thomson of Fleet (September 1, 1923 – June 12, 2006), known in Canada as Ken Thomson, was a Canadian businessman and art collector.

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Loblaw Companies

Loblaw Companies Limited is the largest Canadian food retailer that encompasses corporate and franchise supermarkets operating under 22 regional and market segment banners (including Loblaws), as well as pharmacies, banking and apparel.

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Loblaws

Loblaws Inc. is a supermarket chain with over 2,000 stores in Canada, headquartered in Brampton, with stores in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Quebec.

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Maxi (Canadian supermarket)

Maxi is a discount grocery retailer based in Quebec, Canada.

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New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

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New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

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New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

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No Frills (grocery store)

No Frills (corporately styled NOFRILLS) is a Canadian chain of deep discount supermarkets, owned by Loblaw Companies Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited.

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No Name (brand)

No Name (styled as no name, sans nom) is a line of generic brand grocery and household products sold by Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada's largest food retailer.

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North American Free Trade Agreement

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA; Spanish: Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte, TLCAN; French: Accord de libre-échange nord-américain, ALÉNA) is an agreement signed by Canada, Mexico, and the United States, creating a trilateral trade bloc in North America.

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Ontario

Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.

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Oshawa

Oshawa (2016 population 159,458; CMA 379,848) is a city in Ontario, Canada, on the Lake Ontario shoreline.

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President's Choice

President's Choice (French: Le choix du Président) also known as “PC”, is a Canadian private label or store brand owned by Loblaw Companies Limited.

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Provigo

Provigo is a grocery retailer based in Quebec, Canada, consisting of over 300 stores and franchises throughout the province.

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Public company

A public company, publicly traded company, publicly held company, publicly listed company, or public corporation is a corporation whose ownership is dispersed among the general public in many shares of stock which are freely traded on a stock exchange or in over the counter markets.

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Real Canadian Liquorstore

The Real Canadian Liquorstore is an Albertan chain of liquor stores owned by Loblaws subsidiary Westfair Foods.

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Real Canadian Superstore

Real Canadian Superstore is a chain of supermarkets owned by Canadian food retailing giant Loblaw Companies.

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Richard Currie

Richard James Currie was born in 1937 in Saint John, New Brunswick, and is a notable Canadian businessman.

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Robert Prichard

John Robert Stobo Prichard, OC, O.Ont (born 1949) is a Canadian lawyer, economist, and academic.

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S&P/TSX 60

The S&P/TSX 60 Index is a stock market index of 60 large companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

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Saputo Inc.

Saputo Inc. is a Montreal-based Canadian dairy company founded in 1954 by the Saputo family.

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SaveEasy

SaveEasy (formerly Atlantic Save-Easy) was a chain of small retail grocery store franchises in the Atlantic Provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island, owned by Loblaw Companies The chain was owned by Atlantic Wholesalers Ltd. of Sackville, New Brunswick, and the first SaveEasy opened in 1959, followed by rapid expansion to quickly become the region's second-largest grocery banner, behind Sobeys.

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Shoppers Drug Mart

Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation is a Canadian retail pharmacy chain based in Toronto, Ontario.

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Star Trek

Star Trek is an American media franchise based on the science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry.

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SuperValu (Canada)

Super Valu is a chain of franchised and associated grocery stores in Canada that operates primarily in the western part of the country.

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T & T Supermarket

T & T Supermarket is a Canadian supermarket chain which sells primarily numerous forms of Asian foods.

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Thomas'

Thomas' is a brand of English muffins and bagels in North America.

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Toronto

Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.

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Toronto Star

The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper.

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Unilever

Unilever () is a British-Dutch transnational consumer goods company co-headquartered in London, United Kingdom and Rotterdam, Netherlands.

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Valu-mart

Valu-mart (styled as valu-mart) is a chain of supermarkets based in Ontario, Canada.

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W. Garfield Weston

Willard Garfield Weston, OC (February 26, 1898 – October 22, 1978) was a Canadian businessman and philanthropist who was a member of the prominent Weston family.

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Warren Bryant

Warren Bryant was the CEO of Longs Drugs Store Corporation out of California prior to the retail chain's acquisition by CVS/Caremark.

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Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers International is an American company that offers various products and services to assist weight loss and maintenance.

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Weston family

The Weston family of Canada, Ireland and the United Kingdom is a family of prominent business people with global interests in food and clothing businesses.

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Wholesale Club

Wholesale Club is a chain of warehouse clubs owned by Loblaw Companies with locations across Canada.

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William Paterson (Canadian politician)

William Paterson, (September 19, 1839 – March 18, 1914) was a Canadian politician.

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William Shatner

William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, producer, and director.

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Wonder Bread

Wonder Bread is the name of a brand of bread.

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Your Independent Grocer

Your Independent Grocer is a supermarket chain based in the Canadian province of Ontario.

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Zehrs Markets

Zehrmart Inc. (doing business as Zehrs Markets or simply Zehrs), is a Canadian supermarket chain in southern Ontario.

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2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

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2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Weston_Limited

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