George Weston Limited (GWL) is a Canada-based company engaged food processing and distribution. The Company has two operating segments: Loblaw and Weston Foods. The Company also holds cash and short term investments. The Loblaw operating segment, which is operated by Loblaw Companies Limited and its subsidiaries, is Canada's food retailer and a provider of drugstore, general merchandise and financial products and services. The Weston Foods operating segment is a fresh and frozen baking company in Canada and operates a frozen baking manufacturing business in the United States and a North American biscuit manufacturing business.