Live Life Well
5 things to know about the ESG report
If you’re looking for an overview of the many things we are doing to deliver on our purpose, to help Canadians live life well, look no further than our just-released 15th annual ESG Report (the “Report”). We encourage everyone to read the Report, because it covers A LOT of ground on our environmental, social and governance commitments..
May 5, 2022
An eight-year-old’s experience with hunger
One morning, one of my grade 3 students came over as I supervised the kids filling their plates with breakfast. Thomas*, a quiet kid, small for his age but very strong-willed, asked me what foods a baby could eat. I thought it was a curious question, but we went through the foods that would be ok for a baby to have.
February 10, 2022
Lauren and Kevin recycle their old shirts
When Lauren Allard heard that her store would be recycling old colleague T-shirts, she was thrilled.. “I love recycling,” says Lauren, a replenishment clerk in the grocery department at a Real Canadian Superstore® in Winnipeg. In the seven years she’s worked for Loblaw, first at Extra Foods® then at Real Canadian Superstore, she’d gathered about 150 promotional shirts.
January 24, 2022
We're reducing the impact of our operations on the environment. We're improving our approach to waste management, packaging, energy use and more.
How we're reducing food waste
Our approach to plastics
Environment at a glance
plastic bags eliminated from our stores since 2007.
reduction in our corporate carbon footprint since 2011.
reduction in food waste sent to landfill since 2017
We make a positive difference in our communities. We focus on charities that tackle childhood hunger and put women’s health first, and fund research that advances solutions to sustainable food challenges.
Diversity, equity and inclusion
Charitable impacts and giving
Community at a glance
Reduced colleague injuries by 44% over the past 10 years.
5 million kilograms donated
Donated 5 million kilograms of food to food banks and food recovery agencies in 2020.
Loblaw Scholarship Program
Customers expect our products to be safe and responsibly sourced. We stay true to our values all the way through our supply chain. We promote safe and sustainable products and support Canadian suppliers.
Sourcing at a glance
of President’s Choice® shell eggs are sourced from hens raised in cage-free environments.
More than 400
Canadian growers and packers supply produce for our stores.
Carbon Reduction Strategy
Policies and Statements
Have responsibility questions?
As a part of our culture of integrity, it is important that non-compliant and unethical matters are reported.
Call the Integrity Action Line: 1-800-525-7868 (available in English, French, Mandarin, Cantonese, Punjabi, Spanish and Korean languages); or visit www.integrityactionline.com (available in English, French and Spanish languages).