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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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Webpage citation

MLA 8TH EDITION

The Nova Scotia Business Hall of Fame. (October 5, 2021). "Frank Sobey". Nova Scotia Business Laureates Digital Archive, https://nslaureates.ca/laureates/frank-sobey. (Accessed: 2022, September 28)

APA 6TH EDITION

The Nova Scotia Business Hall of Fame. (2021, October 5). "Frank Sobey". Nova Scotia Business Laureates Digital Archive. Retrieved from: https://nslaureates.ca/laureates/frank-sobey.

CHICAGO 17TH EDITION

The Nova Scotia Business Hall of Fame, "Frank Sobey", Nova Scotia Business Laureates Digital Archive, Last modified: October 5, 2021, (Accessed at: 2022, September 28), https://nslaureates.ca/laureates/frank-sobey