Canadian Retail News From Around The Web: October 18, 2016

Our Article of the Day: 

Inside Nordstrom at Yorkdale, and List of Brands/Boutiques [Photos]

The luxury-heavy store features more exterior windows than any Nordstrom location, and is also the 1st newly built Nordstrom in Canada. We took photos of the space, and also provide a list of brands and shop-in-stores.

Top Stories - National:  

-New Staples Canada president sees company shifting to services amid digital onslaught (Financial Post)

-Canadian grocers finally reaching the digital future (Toronto Star)

-Focus on your existing clients to master the art of upselling (Canadian Business)

-InstaBuggy plans to fill Canadians grocery and liquor orders on a single web page (Financial Post)

-Gretzky looks to score with No. 99 whisky (Toronto Star) 

-Supervalu to Sell Save-a-Lot to Canada’s Onex for $1.37 Billion (Fortune)

-Lush Ethical Retail Focus (It’s Way Harder Than It Looks) (PYMNTS)

-IKEA Canada Commemorates 40 Years of Iconic Design in Canada with IKEA Then & Now Exhibit (Edmonton Journal)

*Available only to Globe & Mail paid 'Unlimited' subscribersLoblaw investigation slowed by lack of co-operation: Competition Bureau (Marina Strauss, The Globe & Mail)