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Check it out: Frank + Oak’s blast from the past

New online spots showcase the brand’s (debatable) role in history.

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Under Armour and Sport Chek’s quest for youth

The brands search for athletes of the next generation to be featured in a new advertising campaign.

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Best Buy powers up for Pokemon Go

The retailer helped players get the most out of the game by sending staff to Pokemon-catching hotspots and providing free WiFi.

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Joe Fresh president heads to Holt Renfrew

Mario Grauso will take the role in September, as Mark Derbyshire steps down after seven years.

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Indigo launches new social app

The new Reco app helps book lovers connect with friends.

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Walmart launches shopping app

The new mobile app allows customers to schedule grocery pickup and browse the weekly flyer.

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Canadian Tire puts us on a pedestal

The retailer’s new Olympics campaign focuses on the country’s values and elevates the everyday Canadian.

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Indochino expands its retail footprint

New locations in Toronto and Ottawa follow record sales growth and a multi-million dollar investment.

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Links of London expands in Canada

The luxury jewelry brand comes out of the department store to stand on its own.

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Canadian Tire replaces CEO with a familiar face

After two years, Stephen Wetmore returns to the leadership of the company, taking over for Michael Medline.

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Who are the most trusted retailers online?

Amazon dominated BrandSpark’s Canadian survey, but Old Navy, Walmart and Expedia also got their dues.

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The right man for Reitmans

The retailer’s new CMO Jonathan Levitt on data, his media background and what’s next for retail.

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Canadian Tire goes cartoonish

The retailer’s new positioning centres on it being the go-to destination for fun.

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Shikatani Lacroix gets in shoppers’ heads

The design agency is combining neuromarketing with VR and AR to measure emotional responses to digital prototypes.

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Well.ca 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.