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Company nameSobeys Inc.
Company typeSubsidiary
IndustryRetail (Grocery)
FoundedStellarton, Nova Scotia (1907)
HeadquartersStellarton, Nova Scotia
Key peopleWilliam G. (Bill) McEwan, President & CEO
Revenue$14.765 billion CAD (2009)
Net income$226 million CAD (2009)
Employees85,000 (2009)
ParentEmpire Company
SubsidiaryBig 8 Beverages

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Sobeys is the second largest food retailer in Canada, with over 1,300 supermarkets operating under a variety of banners. Headquartered in Stellarton, Nova Scotia, it operates stores in all ten provinces and accumulated sales of more than $14 billion CAD in 2009. It is part of the conglomerate Empire Company Limited.

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