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Last C$23.67 CAD
Change Today -0.03 / -0.13%
Volume 91.5K
NWC On Other Exchanges
As of 4:00 PM 06/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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The North West Company Inc. engages in the retail of food and everyday consumer goods and services to rural communities and urban neighborhood markets in Canada, Alaska, the South Pacific, and the Caribbean. The company’s Canadian operations include the operation of 122 Northern stores that offer food, financial services, and general merchandise; 31 giant tiger junior discount stores for family fashion, household products, and food; 1 Solo Market store for rural market; and 7 Northmart stores, which provide fresh foods, fashion, and health products and services. Its Canadian operations also comprise 13 Quickstop convenience stores offering ready-to-eat foods, petroleum products, and related services; 1 Valu Lots clearance center; 1 Price Chopper store that provides grocery items; and 2 fur marketing stores, which sells aboriginal crafts and authentic Canadian heritage products. The company’s international operations consist of 30 AC Value Centers that offer food and general merchandise to remote and rural regions; 1 Island Fresh IGA store with deli, bakery, fresh meat, fresh produce, a coffee and espresso bar, an adult beverage department, and the U.S. and international food brands; 13 Cost-U-Less mid-size warehouse format stores offering discount food and general merchandise; and 3 Quickstop convenience stores providing ready-to-eat foods, petroleum products, and related services. In addition, it distributes produce and fresh meat; and offers financial services, such as revolving credit, prepaid card products, ATMs, cheque cashing, debit card cash withdrawal, cash transfer, bill payment, personal income tax preparation, money order, and gift card services. The company was founded in 1668 and is headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada.

6,647 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/9/15
Founded in 1668

north west co inc/the (NWC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Non-In...
Total Annual Compensation: C$745.7K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$325.4K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$407.6K
Vice Chairman of NWCI
Total Annual Compensation: $290.2K
Chief Development Officer and Executive Vice-...
Total Annual Compensation: C$278.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

north west co inc/the (NWC) Key Developments

The North West Company to Open Pharmacy in Fort Simpson Northern Store on June 1, 2015

The North West Company has announced plans to open a pharmacy in the Fort Simpson Northern Store on June 1, 2015.

North West Company Unveils New Store in Red Sucker Lake First Nation

The North West Company has announced the opening of a newly constructed Northern store in Red Sucker Lake First Nation. The new store will include a wide assortment of new merchandise, an expanded selection of fresh and healthy foods and a Tim Horton's beverage counter for customers' convenience.

The North West Company Opens New Quickstop in Norway House Cree Nation

The North West Company has opened a new 2,000sqft Quickstop in Norway House Cree Nation, or NHCN, Norway House, Manitoba. The new convenience store and gas station will include a Tim Horton's Beverage and Baked Goods counter, as well as a hot and convenient foods section to better serve customers on the run. The gas station will have both diesel and gasoline dispensers.


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