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About George Weston Limited

George Weston Limited (“George Weston”) is a Canadian public company, founded in 1882. George Weston has three operating segments: Loblaw Companies Limited (“Loblaw”), Canada’s largest food and drug retailer and a provider of financial services, Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (“Choice”), one of Canada’s largest REITs, and Weston Foods, one of North America’s leading producers of quality baked goods. George Weston aspires to create generational value by actively managing its portfolio of industry-leading businesses.

George Weston is committed to creating value for its shareholders and employees, and to supporting the communities in which it operates.

To deliver long-term value to its shareholders, George Weston employs various operating strategies. Loblaw is committed to delivering industry-leading financial results through data-driven insights and process and efficiency excellence. Choice Properties’ strategy is to grow and manage its portfolio and cash flow by leveraging its sizable base of assets, its relationship with Loblaw and its solid capital structure, and Weston Foods is committed to offering innovative and superior products and unmatched services to its consumers and customers.

Four Generations of History

The story of George Weston Limited began in 1882 with a wagonload of fresh-baked bread. Today, George Weston is one of the largest corporations in North America.

Supporting Communities

Consistent with the heritage and values of the company, George Weston is focused on improving the quality of life in the communities in which it operates. Learn more about George Weston's corporate responsibility initiatives.