On March 28, 2014, Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation was acquired by Loblaw Companies Limited. As a result of this transaction, former shareholders of Shoppers Drug Mart are entitled to claim approximately 0.7363 of a Loblaw common share and approximately CAD $26.53, along with 0.0994 of a George Weston Limited common share, plus any unclaimed, or accrued dividends, or cash distributions, for each share of Shoppers Drug Mart they owned previously.
Loblaw's website includes additional information regarding this transaction.
What does this mean?
If you were a shareholder of Shoppers Drug Mart at the time of the acquisition, you should have exchanged your share certificates for the entitlements to which you were entitled.
How do I claim my entitlement?
To claim your entitlements, you may choose one of the following options:
- Complete the Asset Reunification Form that was sent to you and mail it back to us, using the business reply envelope provided.
- Call us, toll free at 1 888 593 4476 or collect at 514 982 2390.
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