The way we do business
As Canada's food and pharmacy leader, we create positive environmental and social change. Here's how we're addressing the issues that matter most to Canadians.
Old shirts get new life
Old t-shirts. We’ve all got them. But our store colleagues may have a few more than most, as t-shirts are often used for in-store campaigns. But what happens to them when the campaign is over? How about giving them a new life, a new purpose?
November 16, 2020
A match made in food heaven
First, it was Toronto. Then, the rest of Ontario. And then, British Columbia. Now, Loblaw and Second Harvest are continuing their 35-year relationship by tackling food rescue and food waste reduction in the rest of the country.
October 16, 2020
Supporting mothers, daughters and friends
Fact: one in eight women will develop depression at some point in their lifetime; this is twice as likely as men. If that stat isn’t shocking enough, layer on a global pandemic and it’s easy to understand why people like John Rankin, Associate Owner of a Shoppers Drug Mart® store in London, Ontario are committed to raising funds for the LOVE YOU by Shoppers Drug MartTM program, which works together with local charities to help advance women’s health and provide support systems for women to feel their best.
September 3, 2020
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 carbon footprint since 2011.
11 million kilograms
of food diverted from landfills in 2019
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.
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 and inclusion
Charitable impacts and giving
Community at a glance
Reduced colleague injuries by 44% over the past 10 years.
5.4 million kilograms donated
Donated 5.4 million kilograms of food to food banks and food recovery agencies in 2019.
Loblaw Scholarship Fund
Terms and conditions
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).