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Frank Sobey

Inducted 1993

“I learned more about sound business practices dealing with farmers than I could have learned any other place. There’s no other way to survive the risks of farming. The successful farmer was a cost accountant as well as a hard-working agriculturist.”
— Frank H Sobey Awards for Excellence in Business Studies

Biography

From its foundation in 1946, Sobeys supermarket chain has grown to include wholesale distribution, food service, drug stores, distribution centres and real estate holdings.

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