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Native plants: Giving nature a helping hand

Growing native plants is a meaningful action that helps provide essential food and habitat for wildlife. But that’s not all! Native plants have evolved in step with local conditions, so they’re easier to grow and keep healthy as well as being pretty to attract pollinators (and impress your neighbours).

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Jessica brings clarity and care to her community

In the town of Listowel, Ontario, Jessica Lucas, an Optician at the Zehrs® store, has made a name for herself not only for her professional skills but also for her genuine passion for helping others. Since joining Loblaw in 2010, Jessica's commitment to enhancing her patients' vision has been evident in every interaction.

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Beth’s prescription refills made easier with PC Health

Meet Beth Fournier. As the Senior Director of Finance for Loblaw Real Estate and Loblaw Technology, Beth is no stranger to seeking out solutions that are both efficient and valuable. Cue: the PC HealthTM app.

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Justin plants 360 trees to offset Paper usage

Within hours of attending last year's Sustainability and Social Impact webinar, Justin Charummoottil, Specialist, Systems and Analytics, Wellwise by ShoppersTM opened his spreadsheet and calculator to work out the math on how much paper was used across Wellwise by Shoppers stores in a year.

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Helping newcomers feel at home in New Brunswick

For Nathan Coffill, Associate-Owner of two Shoppers Drug Mart® locations in New Brunswick, giving back to the local community is both a passion and a privilege. For the past seven years Nathan and his teams have been working with their local YMCA and Skills Launch New Brunswick to better support newcomers in their Saint John community.

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ESG by the numbers

Earlier this week, we released our 2023 ESG Report. This document is full of updates, statistics and successes about our efforts to both fight climate change and advance social equity. While the Report contains a wealth of important information, we know many of you will have a bit too much on the go to read it cover to cover. So, for those of us who are looking for more of an Executive Summary, we proudly present 10 (and a half) numbers that highlight our ESG successes from 2023: