Retail

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Ikea plays with its food

The furniture retailer has launched a new food idiom-filled TV spot which centres on the kitchen.

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Retailer’s naughty and nice list

We checked in with retailers this holiday season to decide if Santa would drop ‘em off a lump of coal or if they’d get a treat under the Christmas tree.

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Global tour: Retailers that made a merry mark

Infield Marketing’s Martin Rydlo and Derek Joynt round up some cool Christmas retail cheer.

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Three things: 2012 retail trends

Strategy picked out some significant themes from the past year, including men, pop-up shops and little big-box stores.

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In the aisles with Rona’s Karim Salabi

Rona’s EVP marketing tells strategy how the retailer is building a new, more compact urban DIY empire.

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Joe Jackman’s coming out party

His Canadian agency engineered an amazing New York retail comeback. Now it wants a bigger stage at home.

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What’s next for shopper marketing?

LoyaltyOne ganders into the future with 10 2013 retail trends, plus predictions from Max Valiquette, John Torella and Susan Kim-Kirkland.

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Marketers of the Year: Sandra Sanderson keeps Shoppers fabulous

The SVP marketing celebrates the pharma-retailer’s half-century birthday with a streamlined approach.

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Selling out pays off at Dixie Outlet Mall

The retailer location’s new campaign offers gift cards to consumers who promote it via Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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Target spreads the holiday cheer

The brand is launching the latest in a line of experiential events later this week, travelling from the East Coast to West.

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Target Canada kicks off the giving season

The retailer has launched its first charitable program in Canada, which will see a portion of its profits go to local communities.

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In the aisles with Sears Canada’s John Rocco

The department store’s VP of retail marketing looks at how it will use in-store tactics to turn the 50-year-old company around.

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Longo’s goes mobile

The retailer’s digital Grocery Gateway delivery service unveils Canada’s first food delivery app.

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Shoppers Drug Mart makes Christmas shopping simple

The pharma-retailer has launched its holiday Gifts Made Easy campaign, which targets men and women aged 25 to 54.