Sunday Apr 13
The Globe and Mail
Weak loonie leaves Metro hard pressed to outperform rivals
Andrea Horan, Principal, Agilith Capital joins BNN for a look at the closing of Loblaw's deal to buy Shoppers Drug Mart.
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
We need a strong retail mix
Our beautiful town of Sechelt has taken it on the chin a lot lately. Some of this has been self-inflicted.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange
Pembina Pipeline Corp. . Oil and gas. Up 15 cents, or 0.36 per cent, to $41.98 on 21 million shares.
Loblaw Companies Limited Announces Timing of First Quarter 2014...
Loblaw intends to provide highlights of Shoppers Drug Mart's first quarter 2014 performance as part of the discussion on its first quarter conference call.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
George Weston Limited - Completion of Private Placement
Proceeds from the private placement were used to finance a portion of the cash consideration paid by Loblaw as part of its acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation, which was also completed today.
Shoppers Drug Mart will be sold
The move is being ordered by the commissioner of competition, who ruled that Loblaw Companies Ltd. would control too much of the market if it held both Extra Foods and Shoppers Drug Mart in Sechelt.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Chain Store Age
Loblaw-Shoppers Drug Mart deal approved; Loblaw to close 18 stores
Loblaw Cos. Ltd.'s acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart Corp. has been approved by Canada's Competition Bureau.
Shoppers Drug Mart Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
Shares of Shoppers Drug Mart have received an average rating of "Hold" from the nine analysts that are currently covering the stock, Analyst RN reports .
Fri Mar 21, 2014
TSX up on positive data
The S&P/TSX composite index greeted noon up 44.66 points, at 14,406.49. The Canadian dollar improved U.S. Most TSX sectors were higher with the consumer staples sector ahead.
Competition Bureau Reaches Consent Agreement in Loblaw/Shoppers Deal
The Competition Bureau announced today that it has reached a Consent Agreement with Loblaw Companies Limited to remedy competition concerns related to its proposed acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation .
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Cowichan News Leader
New forest museum manager back where his heart is
Landing the manager's position at the B.C. Forest Discovery Centre in Duncan couldn't have been a better fit for Chris Gale.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Yorkton This Week & Enterprise
Local lottery winners
"It was a good call to make," Donald Tkachuk said. Donald made a once-in-a-lifetime phone call to his very good friend Roby Sharpe to tell him that they had won $1 Million on LOTTO 6/49! Donald had just checked a stack of tickets at the Shoppers Drug Mart on 33-277 Broadway St. East in their hometown while running errands.
Mon Mar 17, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Government policies have widened Canada's income gap
The fact that income inequality in Canada today is significantly greater than it was 30 years ago is not in serious dispute.