Canadian Retail News From Around The Web: February 22, 2017

Our Articles of the Day: 

1) Saks OFF 5TH Announces 5 Store Opening Dates for this Spring

HBC's off-price concept continues to make a major push into Canada. As of this spring, it will have opened 14 stores in this country — a remarkable feat, considering its first Canadian locations opened last March.

2) Upper Canada Mall to See Significant Investment

The shopping centre's Target space will be expanded further for new tenants, including a unique yet-to-be-named, first-to-market, multi-vendor grocery concept.

3) Controlling Costs in a Shifting Retail Landscape

The bottom line is under attack, as shifts in consumer behavior and expectations have permanently changed the Canadian retail landscape. 

4) Lightspeed Reaches eCommerce Customer Milestone

The Montreal-based company has signed 10,000th eCommerce customer - a media personality from Quebec.