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Alexander Charles Baillie, (born 1939) is the former CEO of TD Bank Financial Group; he served in this role until December, 2002.
ACE Bakery is a maker of European-style, artisan breads and baked goods.
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Allan Leighton (born 12 April 1953 in Hereford) is an English businessman, former CEO of Asda and former non-executive Chairman of the Royal Mail.
Associated British Foods plc is a British multinational food processing and retailing company whose headquarters are in London, United Kingdom.
Atlantic Superstore is a Canadian supermarket chain of 54 stores in the Maritimes of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
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.
A board of directors is a body of elected or appointed members who jointly oversee the activities of a company or organization.
Canada is a country, consisting of ten provinces and three territories, in the northern part of the continent of North America.
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The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) (French: Accord de libre-échange (ALE)) was 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.
The Canadian dollar (symbol: $; code: CAD) is the currency of Canada.
The Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) was the designation of the field force created by Canada for service overseas in the First World War.
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 Monday.
Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States.
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Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour, (born 25 August 1944) is a Canadian-born British former newspaper publisher and author.
A controlling interest is an ownership interest in a corporation with enough voting stock shares to prevail in any stockholders' motion.
David Alexander "Dave" Nichol (February 9, 1940 – September 22, 2013) was an award-winning Canadian Product Marketing expert.
Dominion is the primary brand name of the major-market supermarkets of Loblaw Companies Limited in Newfoundland.
Don Watt (February 9, 1936 – 23 December 2009) created the Watt group, a world-renowned, award winning retail branding and design consultancy.
Entenmann's is a company that manufactures baked goods and delivers them to supermarkets and other retailers for sale to the public.
Extra Foods (also branded as extrafoods) is a supermarket chain, part of Loblaw Companies Limited.
Food distribution, a method of distributing or transporting food or drink from one place to another, is a very important factor in public nutrition.
Food processing is the transformation of raw ingredients, by physical or chemical means into food, or of food into other forms.
Fortinos is a Canadian supermarket chain operating 21 stores in Ontario.
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Freshmart (styled as freshmart) is a chain of supermarkets based in Ontario, Canada.
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Willard Gordon Galen Weston, OC, OOnt (born October 29, 1940) is an English-Canadian businessman and philanthropist as well as Executive Chairman of George Weston Limited, a leading food processing and distribution company.
Weston at Loblaws Maple Leaf Gardens Opening, on November 30, 2011 Galen G. Weston (born December 19, 1972), also known as Galen Weston Jr., is a Canadian businessman and the current executive chairman and President of Loblaw Companies Limited.
George Weston (March 23, 1864 - April 6, 1924), Canadian businessman and founder of George Weston Limited, became Toronto’s biggest baker with Canada’s largest bread factory.
George Weston Foods is one of the largest consumer products companies in Australia.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the 1930s.
Grupo Bimbo, S.A.B. de C.V., known as Bimbo, is a Mexican multinational bakery product manufacturing company headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico.
The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson), commonly referred to as "The Bay" ("La Baie" in French), is a Canadian retail business group.
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 (September 1, 1923 – June 12, 2006), in Canada known as Ken Thomson, was a Canadian businessman and art collector who, at the time of his death, was the richest person in Canada, and the ninth richest person in the world, according to Forbes.com, with assets of approximately US $17.9 billion.
Loblaw Companies Limited is the largest food retailer in Canada that encompasses 1,000 corporate and franchise supermarkets that operates under 22 regional and market segment banners.
Loblaws is a supermarket chain with over 2000 stores in Canada, headquartered in Brampton, with stores in British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec.
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Maxi is a discount grocery retailer based in Quebec, Canada.
Moulin Rouge (French for "Red Mill") is a cabaret in Paris, France.
No Frills (corporately styled nofrills) is a chain of deep discount supermarkets in Canada, owned by Loblaw Companies Limited, a subsidiary of George Weston Limited.
No Name (styled as no name, and in French sans nom) is a line of generic brand grocery and household products sold by Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada’s largest food retailer.
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.
Oshawa (2011 population 149,607; CMA 356,177) is a city in Ontario, Canada, on the Lake Ontario shoreline.
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President's Choice (French: Le choix du Président) also known as “PC”, is a private label or store brand owned by Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada’s largest food retailer.
Provigo is a grocery retailer based in Quebec, Canada, consisting of over 300 stores and franchises throughout the province.
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A public, publicly traded, publicly held 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.
The Real Canadian Liquorstore is an Albertan chain of liquor stores owned by Loblaws subsidiary Westfair Foods.
Real Canadian Superstore is a chain of hypermarkets owned by Canadian food retailing giant Loblaw Companies.
Richard James Currie, OC was born in 1937 in Saint John, New Brunswick, and is a notable Canadian businessman.
For the theologian at Virginia Theological Seminary, see Robert Prichard (theologian) John Robert Stobo Prichard, OC, O.Ont (born 1949) is a Canadian lawyer, economist, and academic.
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. is a Montreal-based Canadian dairy company.
SaveEasy (formerly Atlantic Save-Easy) is 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 Limited 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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Star Trek is an American science fiction entertainment franchise created by Gene Roddenberry and owned by CBS and Paramount Pictures.
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Super Valu is a chain of franchised and associated grocery stores in Canada that operates primarily in the western part of the country.
T & T Supermarket is an Asian-Canadian supermarket chain which sells primarily Taiwanese, Chinese, and other Asian foods.
Thomas' is a brand of English muffins and bagels in North America.
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Toronto is the most populous city in Canada, and the capital of the province of Ontario.
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The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper.
Unilever is a British-Dutch multinational consumer goods company co-headquartered in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and London, United Kingdom.
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Valu-mart (styled as valu-mart) is a chain of supermarkets based in Ontario, Canada.
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Willard Garfield Weston, OC (February 26, 1898 – October 22, 1978) was a Canadian businessman and philanthropist who led George Weston Limited and its various subsidiaries and associated companies, including Associated British Foods, for half a century and established one of the world's largest food processing and distribution concerns.
Warren Bryant was the CEO of Longs Drugs Store Corporation out of California prior to the retail chain's acquisition by CVS/Caremark.
Weight Watchers International is an international company based in the United States that offers various products and services to assist weight loss and maintenance.
The Weston family of Canada and the United Kingdom are prominent businesspeople with global interests in food and clothing businesses.
Wholesale Club is a chain of warehouse clubs owned by Loblaw Companies with locations across Canada.
William "Bill" Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, singer, author, producer, director, spokesman, and comedian.
Wonder Bread is the name of a brand of bread.
Your Independent Grocer is a supermarket chain based in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Zehrs Markets, or simply Zehrs, is a supermarket chain in southern Ontario, Canada.