Empire Company Limited (Empire) comprises an empire of supermarkets, food distribution, and real estate investments. The company operates through wholly-owned subsidiary Sobeys, a chain of more than 1,500 food and drug stores across Canada under names such as Sobeys, Safeway, FreshCo, and IGA, as well as more than 350 retail fuel locations. Additionally, the company distributes food to its own stores and other retailers. Empire invests in commercial real estate through stakes in real estate investment trust Crombie REIT and residential property developer Genstar. Empire and its subsidiaries, franchisees, and affiliates employ approximately 127,000 people.
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EMPLOYEES (This Site)
EMPLOYEES (All Sites)
- ASSETS (MIL USD) 12,226
REVENUE (MIL USD)
- TICKER SYMBOL EMP.A
- Year Started 1963
- Incorporated 1963
- FISCAL YEAR END MAY
- SALES GROWTH % 6.32%
- NET INCOME GROWTH 20.22%
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James M. DicksonChairman of the Board and Member of the Board of Directors
Michael VelsExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Doug NathansonSenior Vice President and Secretary