Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Shell's Name Dropped from Employee Credit Union as Oilsands Sale Effects Linger

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Shell's Name Dropped from Employee Credit Union as Oilsands Sale Effects Linger

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Shell's name dropped from staff credit union

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CALGARY - Royal Dutch Shell's name is being removed from a tiny 65-year-old employee credit union as its visibility in the Alberta oil and gas industry continues to shrink in the wake of the sale of most of its oilsands assets last year.

The rebranding of the Shell Employees' Credit Union as Spark the Energy Credit Union (a name chosen in part because the initials stay the same) was celebrated Thursday at its only branch on the main floor of Shell Canada's downtown Calgary headquarters.

It follows a vote in June in which individual members who own the credit union voted 96 per cent in favour of moving to a brand that would allow growth by being more inclusive of a broader Alberta energy worker market. …

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