N.B.: This evaluation refers to 2018 and one for the current year is not available.


Canada (CA)

OpenCorporation rating: 9.8 on 100

Ranking 2018: 1546 on 569 companies

Primary and secondary NACE classification:
• Manufacture of other food products nec (1089)
• Other retail sale of food in specialised stores (4729)

Company description

The company is engaged in the production and distribution of food products. It was founded in 1882 by George Weston, and has its registered head office in Toronto, Canada.The company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a food processing and distribution company primarily in North America. It produces various fresh, frozen, and specialty bakery products, including breads, dough, rolls, bagels, English muffins, tortillas, doughnuts, cakes, sweet goods, pies, crackers, and other baked goods under Arnold, Country Harvest, D'Italiano, Entenmann's, Freihofer's, Gadoua, Maier's, Neilson, Stroehmann, Thomas', Weston, and Wonder brands.The company supplies ice cream cones, sandwich wafers, and Girl Scout cookies, as well as provides control label products to retailers and consumer food companies. It also processes fluid milk and shelf stable milk-based products; and distributes various products, including juices, drinks, yogurt, sour cream, dips, and butter in various combinations of sizes and flavors. In addition, the company provides general merchandise, drugstore, and financial products and services through corporate, franchised, and associated stores. Its financial services and products include: President's Choice Financial MasterCard; PC Financial auto, home, travel, and pet insurance; and PC Mobile phone service, as well as a loyalty program.The company's products and services are distributed through national and regional supermarkets; mass merchandisers; drug stores; wholesale and club stores, and convenience store chains; food service distributors and outlets; and other food retailing customers.

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