Pictured above: The Northern/NorthMart Store in Radisson, QC.
Our Community Promise
The North West Company Inc. is proud of the active role we play within the communities we serve, striving to make a positive, progressive difference. Our contributions within the community of Radisson, QC, are a testament to our commitment.
Radisson is a community in the Quebec municipality of Eeyou Istchee Baie-James. It is built on the south shore of the La Grande Rivière, located north of the 53rd parallel in the tourist region of the James Bay, approximately 1,399 km from Montreal and 1411 km from Quebec City.
Radisson has a population of 468 residents (per 2016 Census, Statistics Canada). The community is accessible by road and its official language is French, although English is also spoken.
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North West is proud of the positive impact we have on the community in Radisson.
1. Employment: We are one of the most prominent employers in Radisson, with our Northern store employing 11 individuals. Our commitment to local talent is demonstrated through our workforce consisting of 27% Indigenous employees.*
2. Capital Investment: Northern has made a $969,044 capital investment in the Radisson store over a 10-year period.*
3. Annual Economic Impact: Northern is making a positive impact in Radisson, with $669,377 annual economic impact in the community.*
Our Northern Store Manager, Michel Giroux and his team are dedicated community supporters.
“We’re grateful to be able to provide our service to the community and to provide support as needed. We’re committed to do our best and ensure the well-being of the members of the community,” said Giroux.
*For the year ending 2019