Canadian Tire pops up in crowded decor space
The retailer puts experiential weight behind its Canvas line to show products in context.
Seattle’s Filson makes its Canadian debut
The outdoor and leather goods brand is set to open its brick-and-mortar locations in Toronto and Vancouver.
Fast Facts: Tweaking ecommerce spend for retention
A case to shift mobile spending away from acquisition-only.
Reitmans taps into style habits
The retailer helps women through the “I have nothing to wear” moment as part of a customer-centric strategic shift.
‘Here’s How’ Home Hardware is tackling market shifts
Rick McNabb reveals the factors that shaped a brand positioning the company needed for the spring rush.
Frank + Oak adds AI to improve customer recommendations
New machine learning software from Propulse is an integral part of a new customer subscription service.
Uniqlo expands to B.C.
Following its Toronto debut, the retailer is set to open a new location in the Vancouver area.
Can gum make shoppers stick around longer?
A recent study out of Ryerson suggests chewing leads to more browsing time.
Home Hardware debuts new brand positioning
The retailer goes after a younger demographic with a new tagline centred on its know-how.
Home Depot kicks off spring with DIY know-how
A new campaign from Publicis positions the home reno retailer for a competitive season.
A new concept, new strategy, new target for Sears
Three ways the retailer is hoping to turn around sales and target younger shoppers.
Tech In Action: 3D knitting hits retail
A handful of retailers (including Adidas) are experimenting with on-demand production at retail locations.
Lowe’s helps consumers go hands-on with VR
The retailer is piloting a new, DIY-focused version of its Holoroom as part of its mission to embrace innovation.
Samsung to open new Canadian retail flagship
The brand says the experiential store in Toronto will be more omnichannel focused than others in global markets.
IKEA gets into the connected home
A new product line brings the brand’s trademark affordability and simplicity to the smart lighting category.