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Rethinking and Retooling the Retail Supply Chain as a Strategic Driver of Growth in Canada

Gary Newbury explains how shifts in the retail supply chain are needed amid a shift online by consumers.

Costco Opens 3rd Canadian ‘Business Centre’ Storefront with Several More Planned

The retailer’s third location targeting businesses opened last week with plans to roll out more B2B stores in all major Canadian markets.

Retail Photo Tour: CF Richmond Centre near Vancouver (March 2021)

The BC shopping centre has seen significant changes over the years, with more to come.

BRIEF: Boathouse Entering Quebec, Triple O’s Opening 30 Ontario Locations

Other News: Holt Renfrew launches unique spring campaign, Flow Water appoints CEO, New Zealand-based Monday hair care launches in Canada.

Retail Staffing in Canada: Why CERB Worked and EI Does Not (OpEd)

Industry recruiter Suzanne Sears sets out why delays with EI are seeing retail employees hesitate to return amid lockdowns and other uncertainties.

Walmart Canada Accelerates E-Commerce Expansion with 1st in-Store Fully-Automated Fulfillment Centre

The 22,000-square-foot space will automate online grocery picking and dispensing and is part of Walmart’s push to grow market share amid changing consumer patterns.

Montreal Retail Struggles Amid Lockdowns and Consumer Shifts: Expert

Tony Flanz doesn't sugar coat the situation when he says Montreal retail has been hit hard by the pandemic amid a quiet downtown and mass vacancies.

Edgy Men’s Fashion Brand ‘Psycho Bunny’ to Open Canadian Stores

The unique brand, known for its polo shirts with a logo featuring a maniacal-looking rabbit over a skull and bones, will launch standalone stores for the first time in Canada.

How a Small Retailer in the BC Interior Amassed Over a Million Social Media Followers in 4 Months

JJs Fashions in Trail began posting videos about its "hot boss" leading to explosive growth in social media interaction and brand awareness.

Landmark Mixed-Use Development in Toronto’s Rosedale Area to Feature Unique Retail Component

A former Staples store, which once hosted TV shows Front Page Challenge and Mr. Dressup, will be redeveloped into a stunning residential building with unique commercial space at its base.
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