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George Weston Limited

George Weston Limited
Company nameGeorge Weston Limited
Company typePrivate company limited by shares
IndustryGrocery Stores
HeadquartersToronto, Ontario
Key peopleW. Galen Weston
Revenue$32.815 billion CAN ((+)2% FY 2007)
Owner(s)Galen Weston (60% ownership)

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George Weston Limited (TSX - WN for common stock and Tsx - WN.PR.A, Tsx - WN.PR.B, Tsx - WN.PR.C, Tsx - WN.PR.D, and Tsx - WN.PR.E for preferred stock), often referred to as Weston or Weston's, is Canada's largest food processing and distribution company. Founded by George Weston in 1882, the company today consists of Weston Foods, a wholly owned subsidiary, and Loblaw Companies Limited, the country's largest supermarket retailer, in which it maintains controlling interest. Retail brands consist of President's Choice, no name, and Joe Fresh Style, in addition to bakery brands that include Wonder, Country Harvest, D'Italiano, WeightWatchers, Ready Bake, Moulin Rouge and Gadoua.

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