Sobeys has been recognized as a top grocer in Canada, according to the 2018 Leger Corporate Reputation Study.
According to an online story by Nova Scotia's The News, Sobeys is one of the most admired companies in Canada and number one in the groceries-convenience sector.
Michael Medline, Sobeys president and CEO, notes in the story that the grocery retailer earned the top ranking in the grocery-convenience store category in the Atlantic, Quebec, the Prairies and Alberta.
The survey also lists Sobeys as the sector champion for honesty and transparency. The grocer is ranked above the sector average for all other reputation components, including financial success, good corporate citizenship, quality of products, services and innovation.
In total, Leger conducted 28,332 interviews in the study and each company was assessed by approximately 2,100 respondents.