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Josh Kolm

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PepsiCo to buy SodaStream

The $3.2 billion deal would give the company a new platform in which to meet changing consumer tastes.

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A new VP joins #paid to open its platform

Charlie Locke will help brands and agencies run independent campaigns through the influencer marketing company.

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Who will sell cannabis in Ontario?

A look at the companies that are hoping to set up shop in the province in April.

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Fuel acquired by Schiefer Chopshop

The Ottawa digital agency will make its tech-focused skills part of the offering at the California-based shop.

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Tech in Action: AI turns photos into music

Royal Caribbean allows travelers to turn their vacation pics into a unique, custom soundtrack.

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Canadians open to more “invisible” payment tech

A survey suggests automated payments could be popular, especially when it comes to addressing major checkout pain points.

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Central 1 launches banking on Alexa

The credit union may be the first in Canada to offer customers the ability to make payments and transfer funds on the platform.

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BC Dairy Association picks Taxi

Following a competitive review, the selection ends a 15-year relationship between the association and DDB.

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CIBC adds a personal touch to its multicultural marketing

The bank promotes its Global Money Transfer by putting more effort into reflecting the cultures of new Canadians.

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Canadian Tire enters premium pet category

U.S.-based retailer Petco will have its private label brands on the retailer’s shelves.

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The strategy behind Oh! Henry’s 4:25 bar

A Hershey’s marketer explains what led the brand to build a connection with recreational cannabis consumers.

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Indochino expands into casual wear

The made-to-measure men’s retailer will include custom chinos and overcoats in its fall line.

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Taking the fun out of balloons for a good cause

The Lung Association is hoping to drive awareness for COPD with a simple test.

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Ontario to privatize cannabis sales

Consumers will only buy online until storefronts open in April 2019, with several companies eager to get into the market.

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Tourisme Montreal lets its balls hang out

The city celebrates an iconic art installation to get visitors to come to the city during Pride.