Retail

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Cadillac Fairview continues brand building with new signature

For “Meet You There,” the retail and shopping mall operator took cues from major consumer brands.

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Simons partners with artisans on ecommerce strategy

The Quebec retailer’s Fabrique1840 site builds off its existing capabilities and extends its reach outside of fashion.

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Canadians want more cannabis education: study

A survey commissioned by Starbuds Canada suggests consumers are open to more guidance in retail environments.

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Tech in Action: Wayfair mixes up reality, again

An app on the Magic Leap headset gives consumers another way to visualize furniture purchases in their home.

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Rabba Fine Foods undertakes its first major store redesign

The pilot store was unveiled in Etobicoke and will examine the possibilities for future concepts.

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Conagra Canada promotes protein-based snacks

How the company entered gas and convenience for the first time to sell Slim Jim, Duke’s and Bigs.

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American Apparel shifts to inclusive messaging

Following its acquisition by Gildan Activewear last year, the retailer re-enters Canada focused on diversity and inclusion.

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2018 Brands of the Year: Growing Greenhouse

The Toronto-based ‘functional beverage’ brand started small and is now set to sprout up across Canada and beyond.

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2018 Brands of the Year: IKEA comes full circle

The retailer is taking a more purpose-led approach with its marketing to better reflect its core sustainability model.

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2018 Brands of the Year: Ricardo’s recipe for success

How Ricardo Larrivee is expanding his media empire through digital platforms and smart retail.

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Licensed producers will get one store each in Ontario

The government outlined details of its private cannabis retail plan, including taking oversight outside of the LCBO.

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Empire acquires Farm Boy

Sobey’s owner will help the Ottawa grocer accelerate its growth plans as it continues on a transformation plan.

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How Spence Diamonds’ new CMO plans to grow the company

Veeral Rathod sees parallels between the apparel and diamond industries.

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Shopper habits heading into the holiday season

New research by Google includes insights into how consumers shop during the busy retail season.

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Inside Suzi Roher’s first flagship store

The accessories brand’s first standalone location takes inspiration from the art world to connect to Toronto’s fashion scene.