Shoppers Drug Mart Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Government of Canada Launches Seniors' Mental Health InitiativeRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    - Cariboo, together with representatives from Shoppers Drug Mart and the Canadian Coalition for Seniors' Mental Health (CCSMH), launched an initiative to provide resources and support for seniors living with mental health issues . Through the ...

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  2. Nexen Energy, Greenpeace respond to Alberta pipeline ruptureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... operating profit. The closings will happen over the next year and follow a review after Loblaw bought the Shoppers Drug Mart chain. The company has 2,300 Loblaws, Shoppers and No Frills stores and the Joe Fresh clothing brand. It is also building 50 ...

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  3. Press Digest- Canada - July 24Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Reuters

    ... over the next year as it prepares to sacrifice sales for a better bottom line after its 2014 takeover of Shoppers Drug Mart, the country's largest grocer said on Thursday. ( bit.ly/1JClnet ) ** AGF Management Ltd is parting ways with the head of its ...

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  4. UPDATE 1-Canadian grocer Loblaw to close 52 unprofitable storesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Reuters

    Loblaw Cos Ltd, Canada's largest food retailer, said it would close 52 unprofitable stores following a review of its 2,300 grocery and other locations launched last year. Loblaw's shares rose as much as 4 percent to C$70.42 on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Thursday after the company also reported a slightly better-than-expected profit on cost savings from its acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart in 2014.

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  5. Loblaw Companies (LBLCF) Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... it becomes more difficult and less relevant to distinguish our allocated expenses and investments between Shoppers Drug Mart and the rest of our business. We've noticed that we're reporting our financial results on a total retail basis. That said, ...

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  6. Loblaw Companies Limited Reports a 14.9% Increase in Adjusted EPS(2)...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    ... (0.9%). Including these impacts, food retail same-store sales growth was 2.1% (2014 - 1.8%). Drug retail (Shoppers Drug Mart) same-store sales increased by 3.8% (2014 - 2.5%), with pharmacy increasing by 3.9% (2014 - 2.5%) and front store increasing ...

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  7. Loblaws to close 52 stores. Could one of three in the Sault be among them?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | SooToday

    "In the year since our acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart, we have reviewed in detail all of our 2,300 locations," Bob Chant, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Communication tells SooToday.com. "Through the process we identified 52 consistently underperforming and unprofitable stores that we will close.

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  8. Canada's largest grocer closing storesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Retailing Today

    ... Loblaw Companies has more than 2,300 stores, including Loblaws, Provigo, and Extra Foods. It also owns Shoppers Drug Mart. "I am pleased with our overall performance in the second quarter, as we continued to execute well against our strategic ...

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  9. Loblaw to close 52 unprofitable stores over next year as earnings spike 15%Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    Loblaw Cos. announced 52 store closures on Monday, but president Galen Weston emphasized that the country's biggest food and pharmacy retailer is only doing so to make its 3,550 store network more efficient a year after its mega-merger with Shoppers Drug Mart.

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  10. Loblaws mum on where it's closing storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Northern Life

    ... improvement of $35 million to $40 million in its operating profits. "In the year since our acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart, we have reviewed in detail all of our 2,300 locations," the email statement said. "Through the process, we identified 52 ...

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  11. Loblaw to close 52 stores over next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Canadian HR Reporter

    ... f $456 million, or $1.13 per share. The year-earlier quarter included costs related to the acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart .

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  12. Loblaw to close 52 stores over next 1 yearRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Reuters

    ... C$456 million, or C$1.13 per share. The year-earlier quarter included costs related to the acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart. ($1 = C$1.2973) (Reporting By Manya Venkatesh in Bengaluru; Editing by Joyjeet Das)

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  13. Loblaws closing 52 unprofitable stores over next 12 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | CBC News

    ... It has more than 2,000 stores, and its locations include Loblaws, Provigo, Extra Foods. It also owns Shoppers Drug Mart. Loblaw Companies said the closures will cut its annual sales by roughly $300 million a year, but will result in an improvement ...

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  14. Grocery store chain A&P files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... highest analyst expectations. The street is attributing the beat to higher-than-expected gross margins at Shoppers Drug Mart. But as Paige Ellis explains, investors aren't as excited as you might expect. The company said was in talks with Acme ...

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  15. Partying sober for Pride in VancouverRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | Xtra!

    Members of the queer community in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction will once again have a space of their own to party this Pride. In collaboration with the Vancouver Pride Society, the Last Door Recovery Society will host its signature Clean Sober and Proud event, Untoxicated, on Sunday, Aug 2 in the Shoppers Drug Mart parking lot on Davie Street starting at 7pm.

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  16. Santander taps ex-J.P. Morgan exec as chairwoman of Dallas-based lending unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Business Journal

    Dallas-based Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. has appointed former J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. executive Blythe Masters as non-executive chairwoman.

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  17. Frequent thief gets 17 months in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Guardian

    ... from Roots, KC Clothing, both of Charlottetown's Superstores, the city's Wal-Mart, a Circle K store and a Shoppers Drug Mart.

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  18. Sentencing Thursday for man accused in two theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Telegram

    ... Then in September 2014, Purcell was busted for lifting eight packages of white strips, worth $250, from Shoppers Drug Mart on Lemarchant Road. According to the crown, he wanted to sell those, then buy drugs to sell so he could provide things for his ...

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  19. Stocks Erase Gains As Selling Picks Up In AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Investor's Business Daily

    The Nasdaq and S&P 500 were down less than 0.3%, while the Dow Jones industrial average fell 0.2%. Small caps were worse off, with the Russell 2000 down 0.6%.

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  20. Blythe Masters Named Chairman Of Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc.Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Freshnews

    Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. today announced the appointment of Blythe Masters as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of SCUSA. Ms. Masters, Chief Executive Officer of Digital Asset Holdings, succeeds Stephen Ferriss, who served as Interim Chairman since July 3, 2015, and remains on the Board.

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