Canadian Retail News From Around The Web: July 3, 2015

  Photo: Cadillac Fairview

Photo: Cadillac Fairview

Re: Sears Canada CEO Resigns: 

-Why does Sears Canada keep losing its CEOs? [Financial Post]

-Sears Canada CEO quits after less than a year [Toronto Star]

-Sears Canada CEO to lead Barnes & Noble [Globe & Mail]

-Sears Canada Inc loses yet another CEO, its fourth in four years [Financial Post]


Top Stories - Canada: 

-Home-improvement giant Rona is finally ready to build again [Canadian Business]

-DavidsTea: A case of many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip? [Globe & Mail]

-Dollar Tree Canada to benefit from parent's US$9.2 billion, dollar-store merger [BIV]

-The Store as a Marketing Tool: The Frank & Oak Technique []

-Metro Vancouver Transportation/Regional Sales Tax Plebiscite: Voters Turn Down Proposal [Retail Council of Canada]

-Walmart Canada debuts grocery pickup service in Ottawa [Financial Post]

-Canadian auto sales set record in June [Toronto Star]

-Are outlets a new revenue stream or brand suicide? [Marketing Magazine]


Canadian News - Regional: 

-Lamborghini CEO likes long-term prospects of the Calgary market [Calgary Herald]

-Construction for new commercial hub in Vaudreuil progresses [Montreal Gazette] 

-Halifax's iconic Mills store closes [Halifax Chronicle Herald]

-EDITORIAL: Mills closure reminder of need to keep trying [Halifax Chronicle Herald]

-Strike begins at 9 Ontario Real Canadian Superstores, Zehrs [CTV]

-Winnipeg's first medical marijuana dispensary now open [CBC]

-Edmonton's Italian Centre takes Calgary, but dreams even bigger [Metro]


Our Previous Articles: 

-Hudson's Bay's Initiates Unprecedented Store Renovations

-Italian Centre Shop Sets Sights on Expansion

-Neal's Yard Remedies Plans Canadian Expansion

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