Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$1,548.39.1%
StoresAvg sales per square foot
227$532
Avg store gross sq ftTotal employment
12,5006,647
Corporate NameThe North West Company Inc.
SectorDiscount & Variety Stores
HeadquartersWinnipeg, Canada
Primary SIC Code5999 – Miscellaneous Retail Stores, Not Elsewhere Classified
Primary NAICS Code453998 – All Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers (Except Tobacco Stores)
Fiscal Year EndedJanuary 31, 2015

The North West Company is a retailer to underserved rural communities and urban neighborhood markets in Northern and Western Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands and the Caribbean, offering a broad range of food, family apparel, housewares, appliances, outdoor products and services such as fuel, post offices, pharmacies, income tax return preparation, quick-service prepared food, commercial business sales, prepaid card products, ATMs, check cashing and propriety credit programs. As of Apr 30, 2015 the company operated 226 stores under the Northern, NorthMart, Giant Tiger, AC Value Center and Cost-U-Less banners.