Josh Kolm

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Doctors want government to design cannabis packaging

The Canadian Medical Association recommends the space be used to communicate the “harms” of cannabis use.

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Critical Mass adds two senior roles

Newly created positions at the digital agency aim to emphasize its commitment to data innovation and workplace culture.

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Assaulted Women’s Helpline drops the filter

The non-profit turns its efforts to fight domestic violence towards a younger demographic.

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Tech in Action: Volvo’s AI car conducts job interviews

The automaker turns a vehicle into an HR manager to meet with and test would-be technicians.

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Contiki creates a helpful travel bot

Dubbed Tiki, the bot helps young travelers through the process of choosing from more than 300 potential trips.

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Aviva launches insurtech accelerator

Working with OneEleven, the program aims to help young companies develop new innovations in the sector.

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Bond Brand Loyalty hires new tech lead

Jason Chomik brings experience on well-known loyalty programs to help evolve the company’s tech solutions.

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Interbrand names new North American leadership

Daniel Binns takes over the Toronto office as the company embarks on a global growth plan.

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BBDO hires head of planning

Sarah Henderson joins from Grip to further build data and analytics into the agency’s work.

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Canadians more price conscious than brand loyal

Mintel report shows the importance of reaching consumers with a budget-conscious message while they are shopping.

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Maple Leaf acquires Field Roast

The acquisition sees the company expand into protein alternatives as part of its strategy to be a leader in the plant-based category.

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McDonald’s hypes its latest collaboration

The QSR takes a stylish, tongue-in-cheek cue from the fashion world to generate buzz for the Big Mac with Bacon.

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Keurig to merge with Dr. Pepper Snapple

The new company will have a portfolio of brands that includes Canada Dry, Motts and Van Houtte.

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Aphria acquires Nuuvera

Another Canadian cannabis giant gets even bigger with a deal that strengthens its international footprint.

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Carol-Anne Gower named VP and GM at Canada Dry Motts

The CPG’s VP of marketing now leads all of the commercial operations in Canada.