Canadian Retail News From Around The Web: September 25, 2015

  Harry Rosen, Sherway Gardens. Photo:  jjtho  via Instagram

Harry Rosen, Sherway Gardens. Photo: jjtho via Instagram

Top Stories - Canada: 

-Paper flyers remain a consumer staple as stores explore digital options [Globe & Mail]

-How Canadian supermarkets are different from US ones [Yahoo]

-RioCan to buy 22 properties from Kimco; ends joint venture [Globe & Mail]

-Canadian Retail Prices See Biggest Jump In A Decade [Huffington Post]

-Preview the First NYX Cosmetics Store in Canada [Cosmetics Magazine]

-Can small businesses benefit from same-day delivery? [Globe & Mail]

-Shopper awareness of location-based technology picks up steam (study) [Canadian Grocer]

-Watch Sidney Crosby and Nate MacKinnon run a Tim Hortons drive thru [Financial Post]


Canadian Retail News - Regional: 

Western Canada: BC/AB/SK/MB

-Woodgrove Centre in Nanaimo, BC to undergo $17 million renovation [Ivanhoé Cambridge]

-Indigenous fashion boutique opens in Saskatoon [CBC]

-Calgary commercial real estate market weathering the economic storm [Calgary Herald] 

-Darrell Jones delivers Save-On-Foods’ first Vancouver online grocery order to Ronald McDonald House [Grocery Business]

-Federated Co-op named Fairtrade Retailer of the Year [Grocery Business]

East: ON/QC/Maritimes & Territories

-Christmas comes earlier for Toronto Bay shoppers [Toronto Star]

-Halifax natural care company SkinFix pumping up sales, expanding markets [Chronicle Herald]

-Go Auto, new owners of Kingland Ford, pledge $1M to Hay River Rec Centre [CBC]

-Food security off the table in election (re: Canada's North) [Winnipeg Free Press]

-Their brand: no brand (Toronto-based athletic apparel) [Toronto Star]

-Greetings from new card store in New Glasgow [Daily Business Buzz]

-Gettin' the real goods on the north [Pique]

-Where to shop in Leslieville [Toronto: NOW Magazine]


Our Previous Articles: 

-Danish Retailer BESTSELLER to Enter Canada with 5 Confirmed Locations

-Le Creuset Continues Canadian Expansion With 3 Confirmed Locations

-Cadillac Fairview Rebrands Mall Properties

-Sherway Gardens Opens Massive Expansion

-COS by H&M Opens 1st Canadian Location

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