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Sobeys surpasses food rescue goal

- Retail
Since Empire and Second Harvest formed a national partnership in 2021, the volume of rescued food has reached its goal to rescue and donate approximately 30 million meals annually.

Verdant Technologies to partner with Sobeys to eliminate ice from broccoli supply chain

- General News
Verdant Technologies is expanding the adoption of its HarvestHold Fresh product in Canada to improve the sustainability and efficiency of the North American broccoli supply chain.

Empire Company and Longo’s unite for enhanced grocery home delivery

- Retail
Today, Empire Company Limited and Longo's have announced the completion of the integration of their two e-commerce businesses, Grocery Gateway and Voilà.

Infarm expands relationship with Sobeys in Canada

- General News
Infarm and Sobeys Inc. have announced a new agreement to accelerate the availability and distribution of fresh produce to an additional 4 of Canada's 10 provinces by 2023.

MAP: Sobeys continues Farm Boy expansion

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In 2018, the Company acquired the Farm Boy business when it had 26 stores and announced plans to double its store count over five years through new site builds and conversions of some existing Sobeys locations.

Sobeys expands Ocado-powered Voilà delivery to Toronto

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Voilà is powered by Ocado Group plc's ("Ocado") industry-leading technology and fills orders through its state-of-the-art automated Customer Fulfillment Centre ("CFC") in Vaughan, Ontario.

Bean sprout outbreak expands to Sobeys vegetable mixes

- General News
To eliminate any potential risk to our customers, these products were removed from our store shelves across the country effective March 11, 2020.

Sobeys parent partners with Infarm to bring in-store farms to select stores across Canada

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Empire will place farms in stores across seven cities in Canada, (Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg ) growing millions of hyper local plants for our customers. The first two stores are planned for Vancouver this spring.

Sobeys to introduce reusable produce bags in first push to eliminate plastic bags by January 2020

- Retail
The Canadian grocer eliminates plastic bags as first step in removing unnecessary plastic from retail and focuses on promoting reusable, sustainable alternatives that drive long-term behavioural change

Sobeys to launch Voilà online grocery and home delivery

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One of Canada’s “Big Three” in retail is taking a different approach to online grocery.