Sears to sell Craftsman
Stanley Black & Decker will acquire the tool and hardware brand and expand into new channels following a $900 million deal.
Reports of strong sales growth may be overblown
Despite optimism leading up to the holiday season, year-over-year losses hit multiple categories.
Jean Coutu’s influential in-store push
The pharmacy chain taps two online influencers to get shoppers offline and in the door.
The changing face of Boxing Day
How competition from Black Friday and better-informed consumers have affected the biggest shopping day of the year.
What’s on trend for Loblaws in 2017?
The retailer will bring its five new food-related themes to life under the “Taste the New Next” tagline.
Warby Parker heads to Yorkdale
The new location is the eyewear brand’s second international bricks-and-mortar store.
Stereo+ unveils brand overhaul
Refreshed design, a new platform and modernized stores aim to help the audio retailer win younger customers.
Roots hits the skies with Air Canada
Inside the retailer’s holiday travel strategy.
Hudson’s Bay goes hipster for the holidays
The retailer targets quirky millennials with its “#ElfMyLife” product and marketing strategy.
The growing influence of Gen Z
A new survey suggests people under 17 already have a significant say in household purchase decisions.
Canadian retail slowed in third quarter
A new analysis also shows e-commerce has made up just a small percentage of total retail sales so far this year.
Cadillac Fairview aims for magic during the holidays
The company is focusing on fewer, more impactful activities to bring joy to its malls, including its largest ever campaign.
Walmart taps into personalization
The retailer teams up with a 3D printing company on a new holiday program.
Best Buy makes you feel like a kid again
The retailer again leaves the products out of its holiday spot, instead focusing on the joy of finding the right gift.