BRIEF: French Retailer Looks to Enter Canada, SPINCO Continues Aggressive Expansion

BRIEF: French Retailer Looks to Enter Canada, SPINCO Continues Aggressive Expansion

Other News: Cadillac Fairview partners with Ravel by CF and CAFA on initiative, Women’s custom suiting brand launches, North America’s largest meditation studio in Canada, young people working in retail at higher risk for workplace injuries, automated pharmacy kiosk expands.

Read More

BRIEF: Murale Shutters Most Stores, Giant Tiger Breaks Ground on New Headquarters/Flagship

BRIEF: Murale Shutters Most Stores, Giant Tiger Breaks Ground on New Headquarters/Flagship

‘Portobello Market’ Coming to Toronto, Swiss Chalet Marks 65 Years in Canada, Notable Chef Opens Summerhill Location, Tractor Foods Launches ‘Digital Grab & Go’, Canada Home to Last Remaining Storefront for Austrian Luxury Brand Frey Wille. 

Read More

BRIEF: Ontario Science Centre Launches On-Site Retail, Canada’s Largest Esports Facility

BRIEF: Ontario Science Centre Launches On-Site Retail, Canada’s Largest Esports Facility

Other News: Holt Renfrew Ogilvy unveils impressive men’s suite, Luxury women’s fashion brand opens at TNT, Glassbox Barbershop eyes Quebec, Kettleman’s Bagel Co. Plans Significant Expansion 

Read More

BRIEF: Uniqlo Flagship Expands, Casper Vancouver Expansion, Kingsett Acquires Atrium Complex

BRIEF: Uniqlo Flagship Expands, Casper Vancouver Expansion, Kingsett Acquires Atrium Complex

Other News: Hudson’s Bay expands men’s luxury brands at flagship, Square One hosts 1st North American Ramadan Market, Abercrombie & Fitch opens 3rd global ‘new look’ store in Toronto. 

Read More

BRIEF: Another Aussie Retailer to Enter Canada, Alberta Liquor Retailer Placed into Receivership

BRIEF: Another Aussie Retailer to Enter Canada, Alberta Liquor Retailer Placed into Receivership

Other News: Yorkville retail spaces come to market, Danish brand ‘PILGRIM’ opening temporary 1st storefront, IKEA expands Task Rabbit into Calgary and Edmonton, Nordstrom launches Japanese partnership high-end men’s pop-up in its top-performing Vancouver flagship. 

Read More

BRIEF: Ivanhoé Cambridge Innovates with ‘Traveling Experiences’, Uniqlo Opens 11th Canadian Storefront

BRIEF: Ivanhoé Cambridge Innovates with ‘Traveling Experiences’, Uniqlo Opens 11th Canadian Storefront

Other News: New 80,000 sq ft home furnishings centre opens in Toronto, Square One’s ‘Market District’ embraces independent vendors, 12,000 sq ft Rogers experience centre opening at Canada’s busiest pedestrian intersection.

Read More

BRIEF: Nespresso Yorkville To Close, Woodbine Centre Fined Over Pay Inconsistencies

BRIEF: Nespresso Yorkville To Close, Woodbine Centre Fined Over Pay Inconsistencies

Other News: Toronto’s 1st Legal Cannabis Store Sees Long Lineups, Shikatani Lacroix Design Launches New Podcast, Retailers April Fools, Canadian company launches world’s largest duct tape ball. 

Read More