STELLARTON, Nova Scotia — Sobeys here has struck a deal to distribute food and grocery items for Target’s expansion to Canada. The deal could help Sobeys realize a benefit from an explosion in square footage that otherwise has Canadian food retailers worried. Minneapolis-based Target said it would begin opening stores in Canada in early 2013 with plans for up to 135 stores by 2014. The retailer is expanding through the lease purchase and subsequent renovations of the Zellers chain of ...

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