Sobeys is a leading national grocery retailer and food distributor. In Quebec, the company operates approximately 1,250 stores under various retail banners that include IGA, IGA extra, Les Marchés Tradition and Marché Bonichoix.
Proudly Canadian, with headquarters in Stellarton, Nova Scotia, Sobeys has been serving the food shopping needs of Canadians for 105 years. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Empire Company Limited (TSX:EMP.A), Sobeys owns or franchises more than 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, and Thrifty Foods, as well as Lawton’s Drug Stores.
Sobeys and its franchise affiliates employ more than 95,000 people.
The company’s goal is to be widely recognized as the best food retailer and workplace environment in Canada.