At the annual shareholder meeting for George Weston Limited, chairman of the board Galen Weston declared that his corporation, the parent company of Loblaws, is committed to “transparency and ethics.”
So why did this multi-billion dollar conglomerate take part in an illegal bread price-fixing scheme?
And why did this corporation — with revenue of $48.6 billion last year — take $12 million in taxpayer welfare from the Justin Trudeau Liberals for new refrigeration?
Alas, when I asked shareholders outside the event about these things, answers to these ethical questions weren’t all that forthcoming...
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