List of Retailers Opening and Expanding in Canada

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The following is a list of 22 retailers which are either new to Canada, or expanding their operations nationally. All of these retailers have been discussed in Retail Insider in 2015 thus far, and this list therefore can be used as a summary. 

The list is sponsored by Vancouver-based Peregrine, which custom designs and fabricates retail, display, furniture and architectural features for some of the country’s top retailers.  

Alton Gray Toronto, Vancouver, other cities TBA Expanding 6
Aritzia Montreal, Halifax, Oshawa, Saint Bruno, QC Expanding Unknown
DSW Shoes Edmonton, Calgary Expanding Unknown (40+ expected)
Jaeger Le-Coultre Vancouver, Toronto (TBA) New 2+
Judith & Charles Toronto Expanding Unknown
Kate Spade Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver Expanding Unknown
La Maison Simons Edmonton (2nd location), Vancouver, Calgary, Mississauga, Toronto, Ottawa, Gatineau, more to be revealed shortly. Expanding 20+
Lao Feng Ziang Vancouver New Unknown
Lolë TBA Expanding 30-40
Maison Birks Edmonton, Ottawa, Mississauga Expanding 35
MCM Formally unknown, but sources indicate Toronto and Vancouver to start. New Unknown
Nordstrom Ottawa, Vancouver, Toronto, rumoured: Edmonton, Winnipeg Expanding 7-10
Prada Vancouver (free-standing) Expanding 2+ free-standing, 4+ concessions
Rockport Calgary, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg Expanding Unknown
Rudsak Ontario, Quebec, Alberta Expanding ~50
Saks Off 5th Ottawa, Edmonton, other locations TBA New 20-25
Saje Natural Wellness Alberta, BC, Ontario, others TBA Expanding 50+
Suitsupply Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary Expanding 4+
Tiffany & Co. Ottawa, rumoured – downtown Calgary free-standing Expanding 12+
Tory Burch Toronto, rumoured: Edmonton, Ottawa Expanding Unknown
UNIQLO Toronto, Vancouver, other cities TBA New Unknown
Whole Foods Calgary, Edmonton, Victoria Expanding 40

Today’s Retail News From Around The Web: February 27, 2015

Article Author

Craig Patterson
Craig Patterson
Now located in Toronto, Craig is a retail analyst and consultant at the Retail Council of Canada. He's also the Director of Applied Research at the University of Alberta School of Retailing in Edmonton. He has studied the Canadian retail landscape for the past 25 years and he holds Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws Degrees. He is also President & CEO of Vancouver-based Retail Insider Media Ltd.

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