Empire Company Reports Voting Results
Empire Company Limited ("Empire" or the "Company") (TSX: EMP.A) announced the voting results for the election of its directors at its Annual General Meeting held today at Cineplex Cinemas, 612 East River Road, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia.
Media Advisory - Empire Company Limited Advisory of Fiscal 2019 Annual General Meeting and Q1 Fiscal 2020 Results Conference Call
Empire Company Limited (TSX: EMP.A) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders ("AGM") on Thursday, September 12, 2019, at Cineplex Cinemas, Aberdeen Mall, 612 East River Road, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time).
Sobeys First National Grocer to Eliminate Plastic Bags
Grocer eliminates plastic bags as first step in removing unnecessary plastic from retail and focuses on promoting reusable, sustainable alternatives that drive long-term behavioural change
Media advisory - Empire Company Limited to Host IFRS 16 Leases Education Conference Call
Empire Company Limited (TSX: EMP.A) will host an investor education call on July 15, 2019 to discuss the adoption of the new IFRS 16 lease accounting standard and its impact on the Company's consolidated financial reporting. The conference call will begin at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time).
DBRS Upgrades Ratings on Sobeys Inc. to BBB (low) and Changes Trend to Stable; S&P Revises Outlook to Positive
Empire Company Limited ("Empire" or the "Company") (TSX: EMP.A) announced today that Dominion Bond Rating Service ("DBRS") has upgraded the Issuer Rating and Senior Unsecured Debt rating of Sobeys Inc. ("Sobeys") to BBB (low) from BB (high), and also changed the trends for Sobeys to Stable from Positive. DBRS stated in its press release announcing the upgrade, "The rating actions reflect the Company's very strong operating performance in Q4 F2019, well above DBRS's forecast, and the expectation that this recovery is sustainable going forward."
Empire Hones Executive Structure for Shift to Offense
Two years into its Project Sunrise transformation initiative, the strength of the Company's new national structure provides a launch pad for even stronger execution and innovation