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General

What is Loblaw’s mission?

Loblaw’s mission is to be Canada’s best food, health and home retailer by exceeding customer expectations through innovative products at great prices.

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When was Loblaw Companies Limited founded?

Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) was incorporated on January 18, 1956, although portions of its business originated before 1900.

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What is the history of Loblaw?

Please refer to the History section of our website to learn more about the history of Loblaw.

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Where is Loblaw’s head office located?

Loblaw’s national head office is located at 1 President’s Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, Canada, L6Y 5S5.

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Where can I learn about corporate culture?

Please refer to the Be a Great Place to Work and Why Work Here? sections of our website for more information on Loblaw’s culture.

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What companies has Loblaw invested in or acquired?

On September 28, 2009, it was announced that Loblaws Inc. completed the acquisition of T&T Supermarket Inc. (T&T). This acquisition will help the Company extend its ethnic offering to better serve Canada’s largest growing customer segment, and positions it for future growth in the ethnic food market.

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How can I sign up for email notifications?

Please sign up for email notifications here.

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Where can I find a breakdown of your banner stores?

Please refer to our most current Annual Information Form (AIF) for a breakdown of our stores.

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Can we use information from your website in our textbook?

Unfortunately, we have a corporate policy that does not allow information from our corporate websites and reports to be reproduced.

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How can colleagues or members of the public receive information from or provide feedback to Loblaw about accessibility for customers with disabilities?

Loblaw welcomes questions and feedback about how we provide goods and services to all of our customers. Members of the public may ask questions or provide feedback in the manner most convenient to them, including in-person, by telephone (1-800-296-2332), in writing, or by email or other electronic communication device. Please direct written questions and feedback to 1 President’s Choice Circle, Brampton Ontario, L6Y 5S5 – attention diversity. 

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Where can I access Loblaw’s policies and procedures related to providing goods and services to persons with disabilities?

A copy of Loblaw’s policies and procedures concerning customer service accessibility are available on request. Members of the public may submit a request in the manner most convenient to them, including in-person, by telephone (1-800-296-2332), in writing, or by email or other electronic communication. The request must specify the document(s) that the individual wishes to receive.  Documents will be provided by mail in 12-point type font unless the request indicates that an alternative, accessible format is required.

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Dividends

How much are dividends for common shares?

The most recent common dividend price is available in the Dividends section of our website.

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How much are dividends for preferred shares?

The most recent preferred dividend price is available in the Dividends section of our website.

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What is the difference between eligible and ineligible dividends?

An eligible dividend is any taxable dividend that is paid after 2005 to a resident of Canada by a Canadian corporation, and that is designated by that corporation to be an eligible dividend.

Certain dividends received after 2005 by shareholders, who file personal income tax returns in Canada, are designated as “eligible dividends” under the Income Tax Act of Canada by the paying corporation, and will be eligible for more favourable treatment for Canadian income tax purposes than normal dividends that are received by shareholders. This designation is made for the purposes of the enhanced dividend tax credit, according to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act, and for any corresponding provincial legislation.

Shareholders with questions regarding the tax treatment of dividends should consult with their own tax advisors or contact the local office of the Canada Revenue Agency and, where applicable, provincial taxation authorities.

Please refer to the Dividends section of our website for more information.

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Do you pay a cash dividend?

Yes, we do pay a cash dividend. For more information, please contact our Transfer Agent, Computershare Trust Company of Canada.

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Dividend Reinvestment Plan

Do you have a dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP)?

The DRIP for Loblaw Companies Limited will terminate after the completion of the April 1, 2011 common share dividend payment. The termination of the DRIP was announced in the Company’s Q4 News Release issued on February 24, 2011.

The Board of Directors of Loblaw Companies Limited approved the discontinuance of the DRIP after the dividend payment on April 1, 2011 when approximately $300 million in common share equity will be raised through the program. This target was disclosed as part of the initial announcement of the DRIP.

A share certificate for whole common shares held under a Participant’s account under the DRIP and a cash payment for any fractions of a share held in such account, based on the closing price of the common shares on the TSX as of the close of the trading day following the date of the termination of the DRIP, will be remitted to the Participant.

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Shares

What is Loblaw’s ticker symbol?

Loblaw shares are traded under the ticker symbol “L” on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).

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How do I buy and sell Loblaw shares?

You can buy and sell Loblaw shares through a stockbroker who is a member of the exchange on which our shares are traded.

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On what exchanges are Loblaw shares listed?

Both our common and preferred shares are traded on the TSX.

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Where can I find historical prices?

Please refer to the Historical Price Look-Up section of our website.

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How can I obtain a prospectus for Loblaw’s preferred shares?

Please refer to the SEDAR section of our website or contact us.

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How can I calculate the value of my shares?

Please refer to the Investment Calculator section of our website.

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How many shares of Loblaw are outstanding?

Please refer to the Stock Information section of our website.

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Does Loblaw have a Normal Course Issuer Bid?

Yes, Loblaw has a Normal Course Issuer Bid (NCIB) with the Toronto Stock Exchange TSX.

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What is the valuation day cost base for the Company?

For capital gains purposes, the valuation day (December 22, 1971) cost base for the Company is $0.958 per common share. The value on February 22, 1994, was $7.67 per common share.

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When was your last stock split?

The last stock split for Loblaw common shares (L) was a 3-for-1 in 1996.

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Shareholder Information

Who is the Transfer Agent and Registrar for Loblaw’s common and preferred shares?

Computershare Trust Company of Canada
100 University Avenue, 9th Floor
Toronto, Ontario
M5J 2Y1
1-800-564-6253

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Whom should I contact if my address has changed?

Please contact Loblaw’s Transfer Agent at:

Computershare Trust Company of Canada
100 University Avenue, 9th Floor
Toronto, Ontario
M5J 2Y1
1-800-564-6253

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Whom should I contact regarding my stock certificate?

Please contact Loblaw’s Transfer Agent at:

Computershare Trust Company of Canada
100 University Avenue, 9th Floor
Toronto, Ontario
M5J 2Y1
1-800-564-6253

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When is Loblaw’s next Annual Meeting of Shareholders?

Loblaw’s next Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on May 5, 2011.

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Can anyone attend Loblaw’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders?

The Annual Meeting of Shareholders is open to company shareholders who hold the right to vote.

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When was the last Annual Meeting of Shareholders?

Our last Annual Meeting of Shareholders was held on May 5, 2010, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

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What is the Committee on Uniform Security Identification Procedures (CUSIP) number for Loblaw’s shares?

The Committee on Uniform Security Identification Procedures (CUSIP) is a numbering system for securities instruments that is assigned for the purposes of clearing and settlement. The CUSIP numbers for Loblaw trading on the TSX are as follows:

  • Loblaw Companies Limited Common Shares: 539481101
  • Loblaw Companies Limited Second Preferred Shares, Series A: 539481606

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Loblaw Financial Information

When do you announce your financial results?

We announce our results on a quarterly basis. These dates are determined by the Board of Directors.

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When is your fiscal year end?

Our fiscal year end in 2011 is Saturday, December 31, 2011.

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How can I obtain a copy of the latest Annual and Quarterly Reports?

Our latest Annual and Quarterly Reports are available in the Financial Reporting section of our website.

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How can I access Loblaw’s regulatory filings?

You can access Loblaw’s regulatory filings on the System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR). Refer to the SEDAR section of our website for more information.

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Who is Loblaw’s independent accounting firm?

Loblaw’s independent accounting firm is KPMG LLP.

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Who are the equity analysts covering Loblaw’s stock?

Please refer to the Analyst Coverage section of our website.

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General

Where can I find additional information about Loblaw?

Please refer to the About Us section of our website for more information on Loblaw.

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How can I contact Investor Relations?

Please refer to the Investor Contacts section of our website.

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Where can I learn about Loblaw’s senior officers?

Information on our senior officers can be found in the Management Board section of our website.

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Where can I find the most recent presentations?

The most recent presentations can be found in the Events and Presentations section of our website.

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Make a Positive Difference in Our Community

How do you invest in your community?

We believe in making a difference in the communities in which we live and work, every single day. This begins with supplying jobs and supporting local economies. With more than 134,000 colleagues working in more than 1,000 corporate and franchised stores, we are a major contributor to local employment and economies in Canada. 

Our corporate and community giving efforts (both financial support and programs) focus on President’s Choice Children’s Charity, Healthy Active Kids, Feeding our Neighbours and Greening our Communities.

In 2013, with the help of our customers, vendors, colleagues, franchisees and their employees, we donated more than $45 million to charities and non-profit organizations across Canada.

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Can you provide more details about President’s Choice Children’s Charity?

President’s Choice Children’s Charity (PCCC) supports children with disabilities across Canada by providing financial grants to families for specialized equipment and essential therapies. In 2013, PCCC granted more than $9.9 million to 2,144 children.

PCCC also supports child nutrition programs across Canada by providing grants to Breakfast for Learning™ and Boys & Girls Club of Canada’s PCCC Basic Needs, Brighter Future Program. In 2013, PCCC granted $4.9 million to 2,333 nutrition programs to help fight childhood hunger in Canada.

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What are you doing to encourage healthier eating?

Health and wellness is our priority, in fact our company purpose is to help Canadian – Live Life Well. We continue to develop healthier foods, promoting healthy food choices and lifestyles, and, working with industry partners and regulators to shape national food strategies.

In our stores, we offer a variety of healthier foods to address many different health, lifestyle and diet regimens. These include fresh, wholesome vegetables, fruits, meat, whole grains and dairy products, as well as our PC Blue Menu product line.

Launched in 2005, with more than 400 products in market, PC Blue Menu makes healthier eating simple. The healthier attributes of PC Blue Menu products help customers manage their intake of omega-3, fibre, fat and sodium, as well as calories, sugar, probiotics and more.  Our PC Blue Menu packaging includes plus (+) or minus (-) symbols to make it easier for customers to see a product’s nutritional attributes.

We introduced Guiding Stars nutrition rating system in all our stores in Ontario and Quebec with the exception of nofrills.  Guiding Stars rates all food up to three stars based on their nutritional value to help guide customers to healthier food options. Products are credited for having vitamins, minerals dietary fibre, whole grains and omega-3s and debited for saturated fats, added sodium and added sugars. We plan to roll out Guiding Stars in all our stores nationally by the end of 2015.

We also offer dietitians in select stores across the country. Dietitians offer customers menu-planning advice, food label-reading tours, food demonstrations, health education and cooking classes. Dietitians also team up with in-store pharmacists to offer integrated health programs that can help customers prevent and manage specific chronic conditions.

Furthermore, we offer several in-store health and education programs:

Get Checked Now – Since 2011, Loblaw has collaborated with the Canadian Diabetes Association to raise awareness of diabetes and to provide diabetes information sessions for people newly diagnosed with diabetes and who are looking for information and support on topics such as nutrition, vision care and blood glucose monitoring. Sessions include grocery store tours with in-store dietitians and cooking classes in our President’s Choice Cooking Schools.

Food Allergy Management Assessment Program – Developed in partnership with Anaphylaxis Canada, this program helps parents and allergy patients better manage potentially life-threatening food allergies.

Healthy Heart Checks – Developed in collaboration with the Becel Centre for Heart Health. Loblaw pharmacists in select stores conduct 20-minute heart checks and provide customers with a personalized picture of key cardiovascular disease risk factors.

S.A.L.T. (Sodium Awareness Lifestyle Tips) – Developed in partnership with Hypertension Canada, offers customers educational booklets highlighting low sodium foods and Hypertension Canada guidelines related to sodium intake.

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Why aren’t all of your products considered “healthy/healthier”?

We pride ourselves on offering a variety of great-tasting, better-for-you options through our PC Blue Menu products. However, we are equally committed to providing choice to our customers and ensuring that their favourite foods, from all around the world, can be brought to their tables. Some of those products may not be considered “healthy/healthier”, but with the option of PC Blue Menu products, we believe that we are helping customers make healthier choices as much as possible – without sacrificing taste or quality.

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Are PC Blue Menu products the same price as other PC products?

On average, Blue Menu products are comparable in price to our other great PC products. 

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Are you making an effort to cut down on salt?

Yes. For the past four years we have worked to lower the amount of sodium in our control brand processed products. This is in response to Health Canada’s suggested guidelines toward sodium reduction which call for about a one-third reduction of sodium in consumers’ diets by 2016.

Since 2010, we have removed 147,910 kilograms of sodium in 471 control brand processed products.

Our goal is to reduce sodium in 400 President’s Choice processed products by an average of 20% by year-end 2015.

Additionally, our in-store dietitians offer Healthy Eating and Healthy Heart tours in-store and educate customers about healthy eating and offered customers the S.A.L.T. (Sodium Awareness Lifestyle Tips) educational booklets which highlighted low-sodium foods and sodium intake guidelines. Our efforts earned us the Certificate of Excellence from Hypertension Canada.

In partnership with grocery retailers and food vendors in Canada, we established a working group that is setting new approaches to reporting progress on sodium reduction and improving customer education on, and awareness of, nutrition choices.

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In terms of nutrition – first, it was calories, then fat, and now its sodium. What's next?

We will begin to see a focus on the sugar content in foods. Everyone knows that sugar is found in sweets, like candy, cookies, cakes and ice cream, but sugar content is also often hidden in grocery store aisles. Reading the labels on products can help determine if sugar is one of the ingredients, but it has many aliases. While sucrose is a well-known sugar, other types include dextrose, fructose, glucose, lactose and maltose.

We are proud to state that we have removed artificial sweeteners from all of our PC Blue Menu products – with the aim to remove artificial sweeteners from all remaining President’s Choice products by year-end 2015.

Additionally, we have removed artificial flavours and colours from all President’s Choice products.

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Where can I send my sponsorship request?

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Sourcing

How are you addressing the issue of depleting fish stocks?

We were the first major food retailer in Canada to make a commitment to source all seafood sold in our stores from sustainable sources by the end of 2013. This is an aggressive commitment which includes all canned, frozen and fresh seafood products along with products that contain seafood as an ingredient (i.e. grocery items, vitamins and supplements and pet food).  We are working with WWF-Canada, the Marine Stewardship Council, the Aquaculture Stewardship Council, independent marine science advisors, conservation experts and fisheries, to achieve this goal.

There is still more work to be done and we continue to work with WWF-Canada, the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) and the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC), our independent marine science advisor, conservation experts and fisheries, to achieve our goal.

Some of our achievements are as follows:

  • Offered 133 wild-caught MSC certified and five farmed ASC certified seafood products in our stores – more than any other Canadian retailer.
  • Introduced canned pet food with MSC certified ingredients – first retailer in Canada to do so.
  • Established chain-of-custody certification in 244 stores and four distribution centres across Canada, enabling the sale of fresh MSC and ASC certified products – significantly increasing Canadians’ access to fresh certified sustainable seafood.

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What does the Marine Stewardship Council symbol on some of your fish and seafood items mean?

Loblaw is proud to partner with the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) – an independent, international non-profit organization that has set a global standard for the certification of wild-caught fisheries that practice environmentally responsible, sustainable fishing methods.

We currently offer 133 MSC-certified seafood products in our stores – more than any other Canadian retailer.

For more information about the MSC please visit www.msc.org. For more information about Loblaw’s sustainable seafood commitment please visit www.oceansfortomorrow.ca  or www.loblaw.ca/seafood.  

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What does the Aquaculture Stewardship Council symbol on some of your fish and seafood items mean?

Loblaw is proud to partner with the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) – an independent not-for-profit organization that aims to be the leading global certification and labeling programs for responsibly farmed seafood, The ASC manages a global standard for responsibly farmed seafood and is committed to preserving marine and freshwater habitats while endorsing social standards.

We were the first retailer in North America to introduce ASC products in our stores and today, we offer five farmed ASC certified products.

For more information about the ASC please visit www.asc.org. For more information about Loblaw’s sustainable seafood commitment please visit www.oceansfortomorrow.ca or www.loblaw.ca/seafood.

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What’s your position on local sourcing?

We are strongly committed to supporting local businesses and the Canadian economy. Supplying Canadian products remains a major priority, and we work diligently to uphold this commitment to our customers and Canadian producers.

As Canada’s largest retailer and distributer, we are committed to our Canadian-First buying strategy, placing a priority on local and regional fresh products when the safety, quality, availability and value are right for customers.

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Why aren’t all of your products Canadian?

Our commitment is to source products responsibly while providing our customers the type of quality products they deserve and have come to expect from Loblaw. We strive to bring Canadians products from across the country and around the world that will allow them to have new taste experiences, and we work diligently with our supply chain to ensure that’s exactly what they get. We believe that our customers should be provided with the information they need to make decisions about their purchases, and at many of our Loblaw banner stores, we also provide clear labelling around country of origin to help shoppers make those decisions.

All of our fresh pork is sourced from Canada and our Ontario Corn Fed Beef is sourced from farmer families across Ontario. We also have programs in place where we source fresh beef from cattle farmers in Prince Edward Island and Western Canada; fresh lamb from farmers in Ontario and fresh veal from farmers in Quebec. When it comes to produce, 30% of the produce sold in our stores year-round, is sourced from Canadian growers. This number increases up to 40% during the peak growing season.

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What are PC Organics products?

PC Organics is the largest organic line of products available in Canada, with more than 400 products in the market, crossing categories such as fresh, grocery, dairy and baby. PC Organics products are third-party certified to ensure that every product meets Canada’s organic standards, which emphasize sustainability and a natural approach to weed, pest and disease control.

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What does the Free From label mean?

We first introduced our President’s Choice Free From product line of beef, pork and chicken in 2009. These products are raised without the use of antibiotics or hormones, and the animals are fed a vegetable and grain diet. What makes this product line extra special is the emphasis on local farmers who are showcased on the product package. All President’s Choice Free From poultry and pork are sourced exclusively in Canada. PC Free From beef is sourced from both Canada and the United States.

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What are Free Run Eggs?

Free-Run eggs are exclusively sourced from laying hens that live in an open-concept, weather-sheltered barn environment, where they are free to roam, feed, perch and nest. Currently our President’s Choice and PCO eggs are all free-run and we offer PC Blue Menu Omega-3 Free-Run Brown Eggs in select stores in Ontario.

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What’s your position on animal welfare?

The welfare of animals raised for products in our stores is important to us. We are working closely with industry partners and animal welfare experts to ensure animal welfare standards and codes of practice are in place that promotes the care, protection and safety of farm animals.
We are an associate member of the National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC), a group of organizations that work together to develop standard codes of practice for farm animals.

We have targets in place for housing arrangements for laying hens, sows and calves. Targets are as follows:

  • Source all fresh veal from suppliers that have transitioned to group housing by 2018. Obtain progress reports from top-tier veal vendors.
  • Source all fresh pork from suppliers that have made a transition to loose housing environments by year-end 2022. Obtain progress reports from top-tier pork vendors.
  • Expand PC Blue Menu Omega Free-Run eggs offering

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How do you ensure fair labour practices among offshore vendors?

We insist that all offshore vendors supplying Loblaw comply with our ethical standards. We use a third-party firm to audit direct offshore vendors (factories, mills, packing houses and growing locations) at a minimum of once a year, to ensure good working conditions, including no child or forced labour, no employee harassment or abuse, fair employee pay and benefits; and employee health and safety aligned to applicable regulations.

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What is your position on Genetically Modified (GM) Foods?

Products sold in our stores adhere to strict regulations for all food safety, sourcing and labelling requirements. We recognize that our customers have diverse needs and preferences and we strive to offer a wide range of choices to meet those needs and preferences. This is why we are proud to offer Canada’s widest selection of organic product, which includes a wide range of fresh and grocery products under our PC Organics (PCO) line.

Many of our stores offer Natural Value departments dedicated to providing customers with organic products. Each and every organic product adheres to strict Canadian and international organic production standards, which include a prohibition of genetically engineered (GE) material. Organic products are also certified by independent third-parties to provide additional assurance that the organic standards are met.

We recognize that the questions of labelling foods that are, or that are derived from, GMOs is of growing interest to many consumers. In 2004, Health Canada introduced a certification process that allowed for voluntary labelling and advertising of foods that are not products of genetic engineering. While we allow voluntary GMO labelling and the majority of our fresh products do not contain GMOs, it is very difficult to make absolute claims about individual products that are not certified organic. Therefore, we do not make the labelling of such claims mandatory.

For more information you can visit Health Canada’s website http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/gmf-agm/appro/index-eng.php.

Additionally, safety information respecting GMO foods can be found at http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hl-vs/iyh-vsv/food-aliment/gm-tg-eng.php.

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Environment

What are you doing to reduce your carbon footprint?

The greatest opportunity for us to reduce our carbon footprint is in the way we manage and reduce waste, energy, fuel consumption and refrigerant leaks. Our efforts are focused on improving energy efficiency, advancing renewable energy technologies, increasing waste diversion programs and, evolving our transport fleet.

Over the past three years we retrofitted more than 460 stores across the country by upgrading lighting technology and refrigeration equipment. In 2013 alone, we reduced our energy consumption in comparable stores by three per cent – the equivalent amount of electricity needed to power close 6,000 homes in Canada for one year. To maximize refrigeration efficiency, we added vertical doors to our open dairy and frozen refrigerated cases.

We currently have 39 solar panel projects in commercial operation across Ontario. The solar panels generate enough electricity to power close to 1,600 homes in Ontario for one year. We continue to make strides in reducing waste throughout our operations. In 2013, we diverted 83% of waste from landfill in our distribution centres and 93% from our store support offices.

Over the past few years we have undertaken a number of initiatives to reduce the carbon footprint of our transport fleet. Actions range from replacing older trucks with new, more efficient models; installing a fleet tracking system in our trucks and trailers to improve driver training on fuel economy and to reduce driver idle time; equipment upgrades and the introduction of a new transport management system to reduce empty miles and increase shipment of product via rail.

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Where do proceeds go from the sale of plastic shopping bags in your stores?

Loblaw is committed to environmental sustainability in our business including a reduction in the amount of plastic shopping bags used by our customers. The results from our charge-for-plastic shopping bag program speak volumes. Since 2008, we have reduced the number of plastic shopping bags from our stores by more than six billion.

Partials proceeds from the sale of plastic shopping bags in our stores go to WWF-Canada. Over the past six years, we have donated $6 million to WWF-Canada to support a variety of environmental initiatives to help Canadians reduce their environmental footprint through simple planet friendly actions.

Some examples of programs supported by the proceeds of the plastic shopping bag charge include:

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup – the largest direct-action conservation initiative in Canada organized by the Vancouver Aquarium and WWF-Canada to engage Canadians annually to remove litter from shorelines to help keep our waters clean for the habitat and communities that depend on them. Loblaw has been the presenting sponsor since 2010.

National Sweater Day – Annual conservation initiative to mobilize Canadians to take action on climate change by lowering their thermostats by a couple of degrees, both at work and at home. More than 550 stores across Canada turned down their thermostats by two or three degrees Celsius for the day in February 2013. Loblaw has been the presenting sponsor since 2010.

The Loblaw Water Fund – Introduced in 2014, the fund provides grants to registered charitable organizations in Canada that aim to conserve, protect or restore freshwater habitats and the species living within them.

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What are you doing to reduce waste?

Since 2007, we’ve have embarked on many initiatives to reduce waste throughout our operations. Items such as corrugated cardboard, plastic film wrap, and metal and wood pallets are routinely recycled. In many stores, organic waste (such as spoiled fruits and vegetables) along with grease are collected and converted into renewable energy, compost and fertilizer. Even old truck tires are recapped and reused instead of going to landfill.

Since 2008, we have diverted more than five million pounds of plastic pots and flats from landfill through our national pot recycling program during the garden season. Additionally, to reduce the use of non-recyclable waxed corrugated cardboard, we use Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) to ship produce directly from our growers to our distribution centres.

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What’s being done to reduce packaging?

Over the past few years, we have audited our control brand product packaging in terms of its functionality and environmental impact. We want to reduce our environmental footprint of our packaging while also protecting the products they contain and providing information that customers need to make informed decisions. Our goal is to reduce control brand packaging by 5% by year-end 2015.

We have made significant strides over the years by removing polyvinyl chloride (PVC) in rigid plastics used primarily in our health and beauty line of products. By year-end 2013, we were roughly one-third of the way toward achieving our 5% goal. Since 2009, we have reduced packaging in 236 control brand products by more than 4.2 million kilograms.

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What’s being done around clamshell packaging?

In 2011, we spearheaded an industry project to remove obstacles to recycling thermoformed clamshell packaging. The main issue with clamshells is that most municipalities cannot recycle them because they lack the technology to distinguish polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and other commonly used resins.

Today, residents in more than 60% of Canadian municipalities can now recycle PET clamshell packaging. And, we now have 343 control brand products packaged in PET packaging.

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Media

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Is my registration information secure?

Yes. Your use of the Loblaw Companies Limited career site (hosted by Kenexa©) is governed by the Privacy Policy provisions of Loblaw Companies Limited.

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You can upload, edit, or delete up to five versions of your resume/CV and cover letter using the Resume/CV manager after logging in.

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How do I know my application has been received?

You will receive an e-mail acknowledging that Loblaw has received your résumé. We will also notify you if our recruiting team determines your skills and background match our current hiring needs.

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