Early 1900s Old Hudson's Bay Company posts evolve into shops in growing western cities.
1910 - 1914 HBC builds and expands department stores in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Victoria.
1920 Hudson's Bay Company celebrates its 250th anniversary.
1920 HBC opens Newfoundland fishing and packing industry.
1926 HBC builds the world's largest fur auction house in London.
1929 Hudson's Bay Oil and Gas Company formed.
1950 - 70 Hudson's Bay Gas and Oil Company pioneers several gas discoveries.
1965 HBC is renamed "The Bay" as part of image change.
1987 The Bay sells Northern Stores, its wholesale operation, its fur auction houses and Roxy Petroleum, becoming a department store chain.
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