Articles Tagged ‘sobeys’

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Grocers raise pay and boost safeguards for frontline employees

How the changes fit with priorities currently important to public perception.

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Shoppers react to Sobeys’ plastic bag elimination

Field Agent polled Canadians who visited the grocer last weekend to see how their habits were impacted.

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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.

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Grocers get vocal about local

From Shopper Marketing Report: How Metro, Sobey’s, Longo’s and Loblaw are expanding support for domestic producers.

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Sobeys puts families first for the holidays

The grocery banner continues to focus on the importance of food and family to create separation from its sister brands.

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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.

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FreshCo expands Chalo! grocer to B.C.

The Sobeys banner expands to new markets as it looks to reach a growing South Asian population.

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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.

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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.

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IGA brings tattoos to life with AR

Sid Lee used Facebook features families already know to make engaging with a charitable campaign as simple as possible.

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Sobeys, IGA, M&M get into delivery

The retailers announce plans for proprietary and Instacart-partnered grocery delivery services.

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MorningStar Farms ready to veg out

Popular veggie burger maker brings U.S. offerings to Canada.

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Sandra Sanderson joins Sobeys

The former Walmart Canada CMO takes over marketing as the grocer continues its transformation plan.

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Corner Office Shifts: New leaders at Sobeys, Tangerine

A round-up of senior-level changes you may have missed.

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IGA experiments with live harvesting

Customers familiar with the banner’s “Frait du Toit” rooftop garden can now watch their produce being hand-picked.