Retail

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Age is but a number

Macallan is retraining its drinkers to shop for scotch on taste, not age with a massive taste test and partnership with Harry Rosen.

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Infographic: The power of print

More than 80% of consumers said they’ve read a flyer in the last month, and other stats from a new BrandSpark survey.

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Growing local content in Quebec

As part of a pilot program, Metro is creating branded videos that put regional, family-owned food producers front and centre.

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Livia Zufferli to depart Target

The retailer’s VP of marketing is headed to Rogers later this month as an SVP.

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Researching research

Using Google’s Consumer Barometer, we check out when and how Canadians investigate their future purchases.

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Future Shop goes small

A look at the retailer’s small concept strategy as it gears up to open its latest store.

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Perrier’s playful packaging

Aiming to reach a younger demo, the brand launches a street art-inspired look.

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A shopper manifesto

Fight second-fiddle stigma to gain respect and investment, says Hunter Straker’s Sheri Pearson.

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Check it out: Canadian Tire’s drilled mural

The industrial artwork is meant to help make drill bits exciting, and is part of the brand’s “Tested for life” platform.

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Painting consumer confidence

From neutrals to shades of green, Benjamin Moore’s Colour of the Year indicates folks are finally over the recession.

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Furniture and frights

Get inspired by the brands playing dress up, just in time for Halloween.

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Sears Canada appoints interim CEO

The former Toys ‘R’ Us and Best Buy exec takes the helm of the struggling retailer amid store closings and layoffs.