Parent Company: Empire Company Ltd.
Brand Value: $466 million
Headquarter City: Mississauga and Stellarton
YoY Change: 19%
Year Formed: 1907
Founded in Stellarton, Nova Scotia as a meat delivery business, by 1924, Sobeys’s product range had expanded to a full line of groceries with its first supermarket opening in 1947. Sobeys supermarkets are modestly upscale, with a full range of grocery and household products. The brand also operates Sobeys Express, a companion to gas stations that differentiates itself from other convenience stores by offering fresh produce and bakery items. The brand has a long-standing partnership with the Special Olympics Canada and works to provide Canadian communities with access to healthy, affordable food through its Better Food Fund.