Retail

BENJAMIN MOORE - Benjamin Moore® reveals Trends

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.

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CCM brings Tacks into the now

Bringing a skate brand back after 10 years meant finding a way to highlight both legacy and innovation.

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Square One’s image makeover

For its big brand campaign, the GTA mall is channeling European flair to help build its premium cred.

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Brands of the Year: Herschel’s cool factor takes it global

The Vancouver-based brand has the backpack and accessories market in the bag.

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Talking fridge

Samsung’s no-nonsense, no-annoying-sales-pitch product.

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Bulk Barn chooses Leo Burnett as AOR

The agency will help the bulk-food retailer modernize its image.

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Also trending: Fashion retailers up their game

Sit tight, our Brands of the Year will soon be revealed! In the meantime, check out these other buzz-worthy contenders.

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Boo-worthy brand opps

Not a candy brand? No problem! Here are a few ways to get in on the Halloween spirit.

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Toys ‘R’ Us calls upon the young at heart

To celebrate its 30th, the toy retailer asks consumers to take a pledge to “never grow up.”

Personalize to push purchasing

Retail needs to up its game with tech and customization, says Launch!’s Kelly McCarten.