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The just-food interview part two: Agropur CEO Robert Coallier

The just-food interview part two: Agropur CEO Robert Coallier

Few food companies, if any, have been as acquisitive as Canadian dairy co-operative Agropur in recent quarters. And the group's M&A activity appears to have picked up since CEO Robert Coallier joined the business in 2012. In part two of the latest just-food interview, Coallier explains the reasons behind Agropur's appetite.

CANADA: Sobeys profits decline in tough environment

Canadian grocer Sobeys has booked a decline in profit for the first nine-months of the year, impacted by "competitive intensity", costs associated with the acquisition of Safeway's stores and a…

CANADA: Loblaw sees space race easing in H2

Canadian retail giant Loblaw has predicted the recent space expansion seen in the country's grocery sector will "moderate" in the second half of the year. Rivals Metro Inc and Sobeys…

CANADA: Sobeys CFO joins High Liner Foods

Canadian grocer Sobeys announced the departure of its chief financial officer, Paul Jewer, who is moving to fill the CFO post at High Liner Foods. Jewer will replace Kelly Nelson…