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Most-read of 2020: Magazine
The most popular stories from our print edition include features on companies like Bell, Telus, Sobeys and Knix, plus how brands are adapting to a gender-fluid future.
2020 Brand of the Year: Sobeys’ grocery delivery mic drop
This year the company showed up in the ecomm space, while spending big on marketing for its banners.
Sobeys’ Michael Medline says it’s time to ‘innovate or die’
The CEO promised to more than double the number of products on Voila and expand the delivery service to Western Canada.
Sobeys launches its largest-ever private label campaign for Compliments
The company is pulling out all the stops to support a key pillar of its new transformation plan.
FCB Canada adds a new creative team
Mary MacLeod and Patrick Gravel join to support new assignments from Sobeys and McCain Foods.
A look at Empire’s plan to take on rivals
Sobeys' parent co is behind on grocery delivery and analytics, but experts see potential in the grocer's new three-year strategy.
Empire’s private label penetration is growing
Trends the grocer was seeing prior to the pandemic have been amplified, including the demand for its Voila delivery service.
Grocers raise pay and boost safeguards for frontline employees
How the changes fit with priorities currently important to public perception.
Shoppers react to Sobeys’ plastic bag elimination
Field Agent polled Canadians who visited the grocer last weekend to see how their habits were impacted.
Sobeys rolls out sensory-friendly shopping nationally
The grocer expands a pilot project to make all of its stores more inclusive of people with autism or other health considerations.
Grocers get vocal about local
From Shopper Marketing Report: How Metro, Sobey's, Longo's and Loblaw are expanding support for domestic producers.
Sobeys puts eggs in Smart Cart basket
The grocer gives the skinny on how it will pilot the first-ever intelligent shopping cart in Canada.
FreshCo expands Chalo! grocer to B.C.
The Sobeys banner expands to new markets as it looks to reach a growing South Asian population.
Sobeys plans to eliminate plastic bags early next year
The Empire banner would become the first national chain to do so amid growing consumer concern over plastic waste.
Sobeys builds on Special Olympics partnership
The grocery retailer rolls out a two-week effort to raise $1 million dollars for communities across the country.