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President's Choice is the upscale private label brand of Loblaw Companies Limited, covering a wide variety of food, drinks and other products found, in Canada, only through Loblaw-owned or -supplied stores including Loblaws, Zehrs, Maxi, Provigo, The Real Canadian Superstore, Atlantic Superstore, and (in Newfoundland and Labrador) Dominion. Some products were, at one point, available in a number of stores in the United States and may still be found there. Loblaw Companies Limited is the largest food retailer in Canada, with over 1,690 supermarkets operating under a variety of names including: Atlantic Superstore, Atlantic SuperValu, Atlantic Cash & Carry, SaveEasy, Dominion-Superstores, Extra Foods, Maxi, Provigo, Fortinos, Loblaws, No Frills, Real Canadian Superstore, Valu-Mart, Your Independent Grocer, and Zehrs. ... Loblaws is a supermarket chain of 68 stores, headquartered in Toronto, with stores across Ontario and Quebec. ... Zehrs Markets, or simply Zehrs, is a chain of grocery stores located in southwestern Ontario. ... Maxi can refer to: Maxi Pad - A sanitary towel used by women. ... Jump to: navigation, search Provigo is a Quebec-based grocery retailer consisting of over 300 stores and franchises throughout the province. ... The Real Canadian Superstore or RCSS is one of several banners of Canadian food retailing giant Loblaw Companies. ... Atlantic Superstore is an upscale supermarket chain of 53 stores in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. ... Dominion refers to two separate upscale supermarket chains in Canada. ...


President's Choice (or "PC") products cover nearly every food category except most dairy and baked goods; in many such stores, the Neilson Dairy and/or Weston Bakeries divisions of Loblaw's parent company, George Weston, Ltd., fill this gap. While many store brands (including Loblaws' value brand No Name) simply provide low-cost versions of brand-name products, PC is known for its innovative products, particularly its quick-prepared meals, with new products featured regularly in a special chain-wide flyer known as the Insider's Report. Dairy farm near Oxford, New York, July 2001 In many northern-hemisphere countries a dairy is a facility for the extraction and processing of animal milk (mostly from cows, sometimes from buffaloes, sheep or goats) for human consumption. ... George Weston, Ltd. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ...


The brand is also regularly used as a "unity" brand across the various banners operated by Loblaw, instead of using the banners themselves, for such purposes as national advertising or in-store financial services operations (President's Choice Financial). It is arguably for this reason that Loblaw has not yet found a need to consolidate its multiple banners, as have many retail chains in similar situations. Presidents Choice Financial is a financial institution, operating as a joint venture between major Canadian bank CIBC and Loblaws, a supermarket chain. ...


They launched an "Organics" line of food, and recently "Blue Menu" frozen products.


In Summer 2005, they launched PC Mobile. See also: 2004 in Canada, other events of 2005, 2006 in Canada and the list of years in Canada. See also: 2005 in Canadian politics 2005 in Canadian culture 2005 Canadian incumbents 2004-05 NHL season 2005-06 NHL season Incumbents Head of State - Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Governor... PC Mobile started in the summer of 2005 as another Presidents Choice product, reselling Bell Mobilitys services as a Mobile Virtual Network Operator in Canada. ...


External link

  • President's Choice website
George Weston, Ltd.

Board of Directors: A. Charles Baillie | Robert Dart | Peter Eby | Phillip Farmer | Anne Fraser | R. Donald Fullerton | Anthony Graham | Mark Hoffman | Allan Leighton | John Makinson | Robert Prichard | Wendy Rebanks | Galen Weston (chairman) | Galen G. Weston George Weston, Ltd. ... A board of directors is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company. ... Professor Robert S. Prichard is a lawyer, economist, and academic. ... The Honourable Willard Gordon Galen Weston, OC , BA , B.Sc (born October 29, 1940) is a Canadian businessman and descendant of George Weston of the George Weston Bakeries Limited. ...

President's Choice brands: President's Choice | President's Choice Financial | PC Mobile | PC Points
Food or drink brands: Arnie's Bagels | Arnold | Boboli | Brownberry | Country Harvest | Entenmann's | Exact | Freihofer | George Weston Bakeries | Interbake Foods | Neilson Dairy | No Name | Stroehmann Pennsylvania Dutch Bakers | Thomas’ | Wonder Bread (in Canada)
Supermarkets: Atlantic Cash & Carry | Atlantic Superstore | Dominion (Newfoundland) | Extra Foods | Fortinos | Loblaws | Maxi | no frills | Provigo | Real Canadian Superstore | SaveEasy | valu-mart | Your Independent Grocer | Zehrs Markets This article is about brands in marketing. ... Presidents Choice Financial is a financial institution, operating as a joint venture between major Canadian bank CIBC and Loblaws, a supermarket chain. ... PC Mobile started in the summer of 2005 as another Presidents Choice product, reselling Bell Mobilitys services as a Mobile Virtual Network Operator in Canada. ... PC Points are offered by Presidents Choice Financial when users utilize their mastercard, banking services or insurance products. ... The word drink is primarily a verb, meaning to ingest liquids. ... This article is about brands in marketing. ... Entenmanns is a bakery brand now owned by Canadian company George Weston, Ltd. ... Wonder Bread Wonder Bread Slices Wonder Bread is a brand of extremely soft white bread. ... Supermarket produce section A supermarket is a store that sells a wide variety of goods including food and alcohol, medicine, clothes, and other household products that are consumed regularly. ... Atlantic Superstore is an upscale supermarket chain of 53 stores in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. ... In Newfoundland and Labrador, Dominion is the primary brand name of the major-market supermarkets of Loblaw Companies Limited, Canadas largest food retailer, which uses that brand name under licence. ... Fortinos is a canadian supermarket chain operating 21 stores in Ontario (As of 2005). ... Loblaws is a supermarket chain of 68 stores, headquartered in Toronto, with stores across Ontario and Quebec. ... No Frills are discount grocery stores in the Toronto, Canada area that were either bought or developed by the Loblaws company, which became very profitable for the George Weston Company which owns Loblaws. ... Jump to: navigation, search Provigo is a Quebec-based grocery retailer consisting of over 300 stores and franchises throughout the province. ... The Real Canadian Superstore or RCSS is one of several banners of Canadian food retailing giant Loblaw Companies. ... Your Independent Grocer is a supermarket chain based in Ontario, Canada. ... Jump to: navigation, search Zehrs Markets, or simply Zehrs, is a chain of grocery stores located in southwestern Ontario. ...

2004 Revenue: image:green up.png$29.4 billion CAN | Number of Employees: 148,000 | Website: http://www.weston.ca Green up arrow for a positive change in revenue from last fiscal year. ... The Canadian dollar, CAD or C$, is the unit of currency of Canada. ...


 
 

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