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Sunwing endeavours to make travel ‘browsable’

The travel co’s head of retail explains why the brand wants Canadians to shop more like Brits.

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Mercedes makes its next lifestyle retail play

The luxury auto brand adds a second location in its dealership-complementing store strategy.

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Giant Tiger expands its ‘fashion house’ approach

Menswear is the next venture for the value-focused retailer as it continues to grow.

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What do car buyers pay attention to in the showroom?

An eye-tracking study reveals some insights into which promotional materials and parts of the vehicle draw in consumers.

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Indochino evolves its CMO role

Retail and online revenues now fall under Peter Housley’s single strategy.

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IKEA opens up the possibilities

The brand debuts its new Rethink-created platform with an anthem showing how it’s here for the “many.”

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LCBO will handle weed sales in Ontario

The government will be the sole source of cannabis in the province through a web platform and 150 standalone stores.

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Second Cup rolling out Pinkberry

Following a successful pilot, the coffee brand will use the frozen yogurt to complement its current offering.

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Does income level affect loyalty program membership?

Mintel says skepticism and costs may stand in the way of broader program adoption.

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Handled bets on demand for personal shopping

The new mobile-based company aims to be a cheaper alternative to existing services.

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Inside Walmart Canada’s e-commerce expansion

From Marketplace to voice, Rick Neuman lays out why some of the retailer’s recent announcements matter.

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Retail in brief: Ardene’s new millennial layout

Plus, Levi’s tailors its stores for Western shoppers and Moose Knuckles opens its first flagship in Toronto.

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‘Zero-waste’ grocery store opens up in Ottawa

From in-store to online, how Nu Grocery’s founder aims to make the shopping experience simple for newbies.

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Walmart Canada adds third-party merchandise to its site

As competition from the likes of Amazon heats up, the retail giant doubles its online inventory.

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Canadian retail sales surged in Q2

Strong categories continue to grow while previously struggling categories turn things around.