Retail

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Simons acquires Rituels

The 178-year-old retailer’s first ever acquisition also marks it entry into the men’s grooming category.

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Shoppers Drug Mart debuts new online beauty platform

The combined ecommerce site brings luxury Beauty Boutique products together with the retailer’s mass market offering.

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Amazon ranked most trusted ecommerce retailer

The company took 13 of the 26 online categories in BrandSpark’s latest survey of most trusted brands.

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Aurora turns to Shopify for ecomm

The cannabis company will transition to a new online shopping platform as it continues with domestic and global expansion goals.

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Facebook launches shoppable AR ads

Brands can bring virtual trial to users’ News Feeds and direct them to an ecommerce platform.

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Canopy Growth to acquire Hiku

The cannabis company looks to strengthen retail operations and add lifestyle brands like Tokyo Smoke to its portfolio.

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Lift & Co. launches digital cannabis concierge

The cannabis brand leverages years of data to build in-store recommendation technology for retailers.

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Baskin-Robbins brings delivery through UberEats

For National Ice Cream Month, the retailer launches a partnership with the app to have its products sent to customers’ doors.

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Canadian retail hits slowest growth trend in three years

All major retail sectors appear to be suffering the same fate, according to a recent analysis of Statistics Canada data.

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New Product Spotlight: A&W serves a buzz-worthy veggie burger

Plus, Moosehead pushes sparkling water and Bertolli sauce hits Canadian shelves.

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Laline opens shop in Canada

The Israeli bath and body brand is looking to educate consumers on its products ahead of launching ecommerce operations.

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DavidsTea looks to ecommerce for growth

Despite CEO Joel Silver’s recent resignation and declining sales, the tea brand remains focused on its new ecommerce platform.

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GoDaddy brings sports alignment to Quebec

After launching service in French earlier this year, the company partners with Laurent Duvernay-Tardif to inspire entrepreneurs.

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Tech in Action: IKEA turns its boxes into toys

An AR app helps parents and kids make good use of what’s leftover when a piece of new furniture has been put together.

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Walmart takes fresh approach to grocery

The retailer brings renewed focus on its fresh grocery business with a campaign emphasizing quality and accessibility.