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Empire Company Limited (T:EMP.A)

Business Focus: Food Retail & Distribution (NEC)

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Company News

Jun 22, 2022 06:30 ET
Empire Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2022 Results
Earnings per share of $0.68 compared to $0.64 last yearSame-store sales excluding fuel decreased by 2.5% compared to COVID-elevated sales levels last yearExcluding fuel, gross margin increased by 17 basis pointsProject Horizon growth plan on track; second year successfully completedAnnounced new loyalty strategy; Scene+ rollout to begin in Atlantic Canada in August 2022Annual dividend per share increased 10%Repurchased 6.4 million shares ($249 million) in fiscal 2022, an increase of 55% over fiscal 2021Intention to repurchase $350 million of shares in fiscal 2023Capital investment program fo
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Jun 08, 2022 09:30 ET
MEDIA ADVISORY - Empire Company Limited Advisory of Q4 and Full Year Fiscal 2022 Results Conference Call
STELLARTON, NS, June 8, 2022 /CNW/ - Empire Company Limited (TSX: EMP.A) will release its fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2022 results on June 22, 2022 at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). The release will be followed by a conference call beginning at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) with senior management.
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Short Report

DateNumber of Shares ShortedNet Change
Jun 15, 20222,277,783-5,857
May 31, 20222,283,640-24,841
May 15, 20222,308,481-542,414
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Business Summary

Sector:  Consumer Non-Cyclicals Industry:  Food Retail & Distribution

Empire Company Limited is a Canada-based company. The Company is engaged in the business of food retailing and related real estate. The Company's principal business segments include Food Retailing, and Investments and Other Operations. The Food retailing segment is operated through on through wholly owned Sobeys Inc. (Sobeys). The Food retailing segment consists of seven operating segments, namely Atlantic, Farm Boy, Lawtons, Longo's, Ontario, Quebec, and West. Sobeys serves the food shopping needs of customers with approximately 1,500 retail stores (corporate, franchise, affiliate) as well as over 350 retail fuel locations. The Investments and other operations segment principally consists of investments, in Crombie real estate investment trusts (REIT), real estate partnerships and various other corporate operations. Crombie REIT owns, operates and develops a portfolio of grocery and drug store anchored shopping centers, freestanding stores and mixed-use developments.

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