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Hudson’s Bay hires new head of tech and digital
Stephen Gold will lead a newly combined team working across the company's retail banners.
Hudson’s Bay to sell Gilt
Divesting from the flash-sale fashion site is one way the company is looking to improve its profitability.
Coty smells a new opportunity with millennials
The beauty co has revamped its fragrance shopping experience with youthful Canadians' behaviour in mind.
Hudson’s Bay goes hipster for the holidays
The retailer targets quirky millennials with its "#ElfMyLife" product and marketing strategy.
Hudson’s Bay goes Dutch
The retailer and its Saks Off 5th banner plan an expansion in the Netherlands over the next two years.
Brands reach out to Fort McMurray
How some of the country's biggest names (and some local agencies) are helping wildfire relief efforts.
Who are Canada’s most trusted retailers?
From department stores to grocery, BrandSpark's research reveals those that inspire trust.
Saks Fifth Avenue’s Toronto debut
The luxury retailer plans to differentiate with a new "any time" service offering.
Up to the Minute: Argyle names new VPs
Plus: Bell Media acquires Cogeco Metromedia, Xerox picks a PR AOR and more news you may have missed.
Dumping delivery woes
How Pudo aims to offer a new shipping solution for retailers growing their e-commerce offerings.
Publisher Mary Maddever on how shopper marketing today straddles two worlds, and award-winning tactics in the space.
Brandtrade goes on a shopping adventure
The organization has partnered with The Shopping Channel to bring a little Haitian culture to your home purchases.
Squish’s sweet spot
With a former David's Tea exec at the helm, Squish hopes to be the cool, sleek new candy shop on the block. Take a peek inside its growth plan.
L’Oreal amps up the take-home experience
With its Google Glass pilot program and new AR app, the beauty co redefines face time with a makeup pro.
Also trending: Fashion retailers up their game
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