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One great ride

As Paul Lavoie exits Taxi, former colleagues share their parting words for the industry figurehead.

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CIBC, then and now

150 years of tinkering with strategy and brand identity have helped the bank with first-mover ambitions fit into consumers’ lives.

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The BMO Effect

With Canada’s first bank marking its bicentennial, we look back on 200 years of memorable (and sometimes unconventional) marketing.

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The beer necessities

For 170 years, Labatt has been a trendsetter and a cultural force.

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Nestle looks outside the nest

The world’s largest food company turns 150, with a plan for more innovation and a corporate image boost.

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Nabob and the coffee kerfuffle

How the 120-year-old brand managed to maintain its challenger status.

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Staying priceless

MasterCard repositions itself as a tech leader as it prepares to celebrate its 50th birthday.

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Inside WestJet’s fight for the skies

In two decades, the airliner went from being a challenger brand to one that upstarts want to challenge.

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How to turn 195, the Alexander Keith’s way

For the last two centuries, the Labatt-owned beer brand has been reflecting Maritime values back to its fanatical drinkers.

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Campbell takes soup into the new age

In its 85th year, the CPG co is rolling out new products and targeting a younger crowd, but will millennials warm to it?

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TD’s growing interest

From JohnnyCash machines to grumpy old men to heartfelt thank-yous, how TD Canada Trust has banked on comfort for 160 years.

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Grolsch’s creative connections

Don’t let this European beer’s 400 years fool you. It’s stayed fresh, thanks to collaborations with contemporary artists and forward-thinking partners, like Vice.

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Weekend reading: Dairy Queen serves up 75 years

The iconic brand celebrates its sweet heritage, and uses product innovation to stay relevant in a crowded market.

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Sun Life: 150 years of making life brighter

How the financial company with humble Canadian roots has become an international powerhouse.

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Weekend reading: JWT’s nod to the past, eyes to the future

On the eve of two major anniversaries, the agency looks ahead to a new strategic direction.