Who owns Longos?

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Longo's employs more than 5,000 people, and for nine consecutive years was one of Canada's Top 50 privately managed companies by the Financial Post newspaper (2000-2008), achieving platinum status.

Type Private
Owner Anthony Longo
Number of employees 5,000+
Website http://www.longos.com/

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Hereof, is Longos publicly traded?

“Because Longo's isn't publicly traded, it can make bets on the long term without worrying about the next quarter.” The company also has a history of innovating at the store level.

Furthermore, what was the name of the first Longos Fruit & Vegetable Market? Before the intersection was vastly widened in the 1980s, it was ripe with commercial and office units, Malton Fruit Market among them. This small business echoes into Ontario's grocery landscape today: it was one of the earliest Longo's stores. The store is pictured, above, in May 1968, a year after it opened.

Moreover, when was Longos founded?


How many Longos locations are there?


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Is Longos Open Family Day?

Loblaws - All locations closed except Maple Leaf Gardens store. Longos - All stores closed for Family Day.

How did Longos begin their journey?

In 1951, the rest of the family came to Canada and began their journey. In an effort to get their father out of the harsh conditions of the metal plant, Tommy, Joe and Gus Longo opened their first fruit market in 1956, a 1,500 square foot fruit and vegetable store.

Does Loblaws own independent?

Your Independent Grocer is a supermarket chain based in the Canadian province of Ontario. It is a unit of National Grocers, itself a unit of Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada's largest food distributor. Stores are typically operated by a franchise owner.

What grocery stores are owned by Loblaws?

Loblaw stores include Loblaws, Zehrs, Your Independent Grocer, Provigo, Atlantic Superstore, Fortinos, Dominion, Independent City Market, Valu-mart, ARZ Bakery, Wholesale Club, T&T Supermarket, Real Canadian Liquorstore, Real Canadian Superstore, No Frills, Maxi, Extra Foods and Shoppers Drug Mart.

What do you get for Longos points?

You'll get 50 points for every $25 you spend per week. Earn bonus points on 100s of weekly products. Look for them instore, in e-mails, in the flyer and on Grocery Gateway. Redeem your points for free groceries.

Does Longos sell alcohol?

Longos (Red)
To find beer at this grocery chain, you'll have to visit their location on York St. They are currently the only Longos location selling beer downtown.

Is Longos open Victoria Day?

All Longo's Garden Centres are open Victoria Day 8am-6pm. Visit www.longos.com for locations.

Does Longos have flowers?

Flowers Longos. zFlowers.com has a supplier that can deliver fresh, quality Flowers to Longos and local areas.

Is Longos open on Family Day 2019?

Most grocery stores are closed on Feb. 18, including Metro, Zehrs and Longos, but Market Fresh at 10 Paisley Rd. will be open. All LCBO and Beer Store locations are closed for the day.

Does Longos do custom cakes?

Visit the service counter and one of our Team Members will be happy to select and customize a cake for any celebration or occasion. Longo's Bakery department has freshly baked desserts & sweets appropriate for every occasion. Real Cream Cakes are here in Longo's bakery, containing all natural ingredients.

Is Longos open on Canada Day?

LOBLAWS: most Toronto stores closed; Loblaws Maple Leaf Gardens, 60 Carlton St., open 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. LONGO'S: Longos Maple Leaf Square, 15 York St.

Does Longos deliver?

Now offering same day delivery, and pick-up at your local Longo's. Shop Grocery Gateway by Longo's, and discover the same quality, unique products and service that you'd find in-store.

Is Longos open on Easter Monday?

No Frills and Loblaws and Longos stores are closed on Good Friday and Easter Sunday. All Metro grocery stores in the GTA will be closed Good Friday and Easter Monday, except for the Yonge St. and College St. location, which will be open both days.