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Dec 06, 2016, 10:30 ET Quebec cucumbers from Toundra Greenhouse are now available year-round at IGA!

MONTREAL, Dec. 6, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - As of January 2017, Quebecers will find local Quebec cucumbers on the shelves of 420 IGA, Les Marchés Tradition and Marché Bonichoix stores, every single month...


Nov 10, 2016, 11:00 ET The Joy of Eating Better food drive: 421 stores in Quebec and New Brunswick get ready to give with some help from their customers!

MONTREAL, Nov. 10, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Today marks the kickoff of the fifth annual holiday food drive at 289 IGA supermarkets, which are joined this year by 44 Les Marchés Tradition stores and 88...


Aug 25, 2016, 15:02 ET 20th anniversary - Online grocery @IGAQC - Audacious in 1996 - Essential in 2016!

MONTREAL, Aug. 25, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Twenty years ago today, IGA launched a small revolution by creating a never-before-seen concept in Canada: an online grocery service. E-commerce, seen as a...


Aug 25, 2016, 15:01 ET 20th anniversary - Online grocery @IGAQC - Audacious in 1996 - Essential in 2016!

MONTREAL, Aug. 25, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Twenty years ago today, IGA launched a small revolution by creating a never-before-seen concept in Canada: an online grocery service. E-commerce, seen as a...


Aug 11, 2016, 17:35 ET Odd-looking fruit and vegetables: Quebec products are back for a 2nd edition @IGAQC!

MONTREAL, Aug. 11, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the success of the first edition and at the request of many consumers, odd looking fruit and vegetables are back for a second year running! Starting...


Jul 25, 2016, 06:00 ET Rainwater barrel and compost bin distribution: Record participation driven by huge demand for residential compost bins

MONTREAL, July 25, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - As part of Fonds Éco IGA's Turnkey project, 14,929 people were able to take home a rainwater barrel or a residential compost bin from one of the 217...


May 26, 2016, 10:11 ET Customer experience and sustainable development shape all-new Duchemin Family IGA extra in #SaintLaurentMtl

MONTREAL, May 26, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - A new grocery store offering a one-of-a-kind experience in Quebec officially opened its doors today at 5600 Boulevard Henri-Bourassa West in the Montreal borough ...


Apr 28, 2016, 10:05 ET IGA Great Food Giveaway Contest! - IGA reveals the grand prize winner of groceries for 25 years!

MONTREAL, April 28, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The IGA banner and its grocers are pleased to announce that Mrs. Estelle Sénécal-McMahon from Rawdon will be receiving free groceries for the next 25 years....


Apr 05, 2016, 08:34 ET Permanent price drop on thousands of products at all IGA and IGA extra stores: The Joy of Eating Better ‒ always less expensive

Bank of high resolution photos and video available for download here: http://temoinproduction.com/files/iga/ MONTREAL, April 5, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting today, Sobeys will be introducing a...


Mar 31, 2016, 11:30 ET The first sushi you can eat anywhere without chopsticks, now available exclusively at IGA!

MONTREAL, March 31, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting today, consumers can pick up an IGA exclusive – new MAKI2GO sushi sandwiches from the MITO Sushi company. Made up of two sushi rolls that you can eat...


Mar 07, 2016, 11:16 ET Launch of the @IGAQC mobile app - Get more from your online and in-store experience

MONTREAL, March 7, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - An e-commerce pioneer in Quebec and the first banner to offer online shopping back in 1996, IGA is proud to present its new mobile app today. The app is...


Mar 04, 2016, 11:26 ET A campaign with heart: IGA donates $316,900 to the Montreal Heart Institute

MONTREAL, March 4, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the "GOOD FOR YOU - GOOD FOR US" campaign that was held from February 4 to 24 at all IGA stores in Quebec and New Brunswick, The Joy of Eating Better...


Feb 01, 2016, 08:30 ET One million dollars - a fruitful contribution - Sobeys Québec and its merchants announce the launch of The Joy of Eating Better Foundation

MONTREAL, Feb. 1, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - To build on their Joy of Eating Better movement that allows the young and the young at heart to eat better by teaching them to cook better and more often, Sobeys ...


Jan 20, 2016, 13:15 ET Making responsible choices, from warehouses to stores: Sobeys Québec-IGA distribution centre in Terrebonne receives LEED® silver certification rating

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 20, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Sobeys Québec is proud to announce that its automated distribution centre in Terrebonne was recently awarded the LEED® silver certification rating. This news is ...


Nov 24, 2015, 11:36 ET IGA CO-OP and Les Marchés Tradition CO-OP supermarkets welcome 11 new food stores into their ranks

MONCTON, NB, Nov. 24, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Since November 19th, residents of New Brunswick have been receiving an IGA CO-OP or Les Marchés Tradition CO-OP flyer in their mailbox for the first time. In ...


Nov 18, 2015, 13:15 ET Discover the Joy of Eating Better... even on the run! Sherbrooke welcomes the first IGA express in Estrie, open 24 hours a day, starting today

SHERBROOKE, QC, Nov. 18, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The first IGA express in Estrie will open its doors today at 3265 King Street West in Sherbrooke. Unique in Quebec, this cross between a supermarket,...


Nov 17, 2015, 09:00 ET @IGAQC - first grocery retailer to assess its odd looking fruit and vegetable sales: Quebecers consumed 3.6 tons!

MONTREAL, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to consumer demand, IGA grocers decided to offer its customers odd looking, Quebec-grown produce (cucumbers, carrots, tomatoes, beets, peppers, and...


Nov 12, 2015, 09:15 ET The Joy of Eating Better food drive: More than 330 stores in Quebec and New Brunswick get ready to give with some help from their customers!

MONTREAL, Nov. 12, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Today marks the kickoff of the fourth annual holiday food drive at 282 IGA supermarkets that are joined this year by 51 Tradition stores. The Joy of Eating...


Oct 16, 2015, 11:13 ET Combatting food waste: @IGAQC a proud partner of #SQRD, Semaine québécoise de réduction des déchets, from October 17th to 25th

MONTREAL, Oct. 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - For the fifteenth consecutive year, Action RE-buts is organizing the Semaine québécoise de réduction des déchets (Quebec waste reduction week) that will take...


Oct 08, 2015, 13:00 ET IGA exclusive: 5 new artisanal sausages from Les Charcutiers Pork Shop - @IGAQC introduces the future of Quebec sausage making

www.multivu.com/players/English/7651851-sobeys-porkshop/ MONTREAL, Oct. 8, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Sausage aficionados rejoice! Artisanal dry sausage from Montreal start-up company Les Charcutiers Pork...


Oct 05, 2015, 10:26 ET IGA launches the + 1 Challenge encouraging Quebecers to cook one more meal each week

MONTREAL, Oct. 5, 2105 /CNW Telbec/ - Get out your knives and cutting boards! IGA, in conjunction with the + 1 Challenge, is challenging Quebecers to cook one more meal each week. IGA ambassadors...


Aug 27, 2015, 09:00 ET Compliments Naturally Simple - The pleasure of making responsible choices! - All Sobeys Québec banners now offering Certified Humane® meat

MONTREAL, Aug. 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Sobeys Québec is proud to be offering their Compliments Naturally Simple brand Certified Humane® meat to customers throughout the province. This makes Sobeys...


Jul 14, 2015, 09:00 ET @IGAQC invites you to the Festival des Fromagers Artisans du Québec in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu on July 18th and 19th. Come discover and celebrate Quebec products

MONTREAL, July 14, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - IGA is thrilled to be a presenting partner of the 5th edition of the Festival des Fromagers Artisans du Québec (Quebec artisanal cheese makers festival) that...


Jun 03, 2015, 11:44 ET Sobeys Québec earns top honours for its The Joy of #EatingBetter movement

MONTREAL, June 3, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Joy of Eating Better movement launched a year ago by Sobeys Québec and its IGA merchants took top honours yesterday at the Prix d'excellence awards gala...


May 29, 2015, 09:56 ET Food fairs at all Quebec IGAs May 30 and 31 - A closer look at the 10 food trends for 2015

MONTREAL, May 29, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Are you familiar with the savoury fifth taste? Or who millennials are and what they like to eat? IGA is taking advantage of the one-year anniversary of its Joy...