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Amid overhaul, Weston Foods remains positive despite H1 profit fall

Amid overhaul, Weston Foods remains positive despite H1 profit fall

Amid increasing competition, Weston Foods, one of North America’s largest bakery products businesses, is undergoing what its parent company has called a "transformation programme" aimed at becoming a "premier player" in the industry and delivering "solid financial results". Yesterday, Weston Foods reported falling half-year sales and earnings. Simon Harvey had a look at the numbers.

CANADA: Loblaw warns on 2012 outlook

Canada's largest supermarket chain Loblaw today (23 February) warned that it expects investments in supply chain and market positioning to dent its financial performance this year. The note of caution…