According to the Globe and Mail, Sobey’s Inc. will make the official announcement Thursday in a move to close under performing stores following the acquisition of Safeway Canada. 

The Globe and Mail spoke with Andrew Walker from Sobey’s who confirmed the news. Walker said the retailer was in the process of communicating the plans to its employees. On Thursday, the company will provide more “context” when it releases its fourth-quarter results, he said. 

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