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Left it to the last minute? Some novel ideas for the procrastinating shopper

If you’re going there any way for your brussels sprouts and pumpkin pie, don’t overlook grocery stores as a source for last-minute gifts. No, we don’t mean handing Grandma a ham, or giving a box of Wagon Wheels to your niece. 789 more words

Food

Bystanders foil attempted robbery at southwest Calgary grocery store

Employees and bystanders at a Co-op in the community of Oakridge are credited with stopping an attempted robbery on Sunday night.

It happened at the grocery store in the 2500 block of Southland Drive S.W. 151 more words

Crime

Bill Brooks: 24th Annual Co-op Charity Golf Classic supports charities

Picture-perfect weather ensured the 24th Annual Calgary Co-op Charity Golf Classic, held recently at Heritage Pointe Golf and Country Club, was a great success. More than 160 golfers took part and had a wonderful day on the links. 701 more words

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Calgary Co-op CEO Ken Keelor opens up on the recession, redevelopment, and competition

It has been a difficult couple of years for grocery retailers in Calgary, who have been hit by the double whammy of a tough economy and increased pressure from discount competitors. 915 more words

Calgary

Price-sensitive Co-op members reject resolution on cage-free egg and pork products

Calgary Co-op members have rejected a resolution calling for the retailer to sell only cage-free egg and pork products, a move that had support from animal welfare advocates but would have resulted in increased prices. 320 more words

Calgary

Parker: Tanzola grows Calgary Co-op's real-estate plans

Calgary Co-op CEO Ken Keelor and his leadership team have welcomed Damon Tanzola as the new vice-president of facilities development and real estate.

It’s a big, busy job but one he is well suited to undertake having an extensive background over the past 17 years in real estate in Western Canada, with a significant focus on the Calgary and area market. 548 more words

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