Femcare brand Easy takes on period stigmas

A launch campaign for the new subscription tampon company normalizes strings and blood stains.


HBC collaborates for beauty

The “You Can” platform brings the in-store makeup artists from multiple brands together for a series of tutorial videos.


Influenster opens Toronto office

The review and product-discovery platform is hoping to forge deeper connections with Canadian clients and build local insights.


Shoppers goes bold with beauty

The retailer tackles women’s “beauty nevers” (make-up ideas they won’t try) as it heads into the fall season.


Holland Bloorview cooks up a conversation

The children’s rehabilitation hospital looks to dispel stigma around disabilities with baked goods and stand-out creative.


Goody brushes up its marketing

How the hair accessories brand is stepping up efforts at retail to stay ahead of the game.


Playtex gives girls a level playing field

The new Play On Canada grant looks to give female high school teams the same opportunities as their male classmates.


Unilever acquires Dollar Shave Club

The CPG giant will get the men’s grooming company and its 3.2 million members.


Optometrists ask for a rest

A new campaign from Ontario’s professional association highlights the risks of so much screen time.


Starlight helps sick teens be themselves

Rethink’s new campaign for the charity gives young patients their individuality back with designer hospital gowns.


How Dove is keeping its message fresh

The brand’s latest campaign uses real Canadian stories to combat social norms around women’s looks.

IMG_9633 opens up shop in Toronto

The e-commerce brand is testing out a pilot store in the city, offering a curation of its merchandise and DIY workshops.


Inside Cossette’s new health division

In addition to integrated advertising, Cossette Health looks to guide clients through innovation with an accelerator.

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Alberta Health Services wants consumers to ‘get some’

Thinking about going “balls deep,” or chasing some “bears?” It’s all about being safe during sexy times in this latest government push.


Infographic: Is grooming stressing us all out?

Touchpoints’ data reveals when and how Canadians shop the personal care category.