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The grocery chain says it's a precautionary measure.
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Canada's supermarkets are under pressure from new competition and technological change.
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He tweeted a photo of himself holding his baby in front of a parking space for mothers with small kids.
As manual jobs get replaced, new, more sophisticated jobs will appear in retail.
The company faced a boycott by a group of 19 churches.
Sobeys parent company reported a $2-billion loss.
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Empire Co. stumbles over its acquisition of Safeway.
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Sobeys had challenged the ban in court.
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The grocery chain wants another chance in court.
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