REPORT: SELFRIDGES ACCEPTS WESTON BID epted a $962 million purchase offer from Galen Weston, according to published reports. Weston is chairman and president, George Weston Ltd., Toronto, which owns a 61% share of Loblaw Cos., Toronto, Canada's largest supermarket operator. Selfridges operates the 540,000-square-foot Selfridges & Co. department store here, as well as two smaller stores in Manchester, U.K. The reports noted that a rival group of investors is expected to make a counter ...

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