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Inabuggy uses AI to fight big guys in grocery delivery war
The Canadian company taps tech to compete against American giants like Instacart and Amazon.
Loblaw expands food waste reduction program
The grocer will make the Flashfood app, which helps customers find items nearing expiration, available at more than 250 stores.
Loblaw joins sustainable packaging program Loop
The company will make products from President's Choice and national brands available in a 2020 pilot.
Loblaw’s Optimum-ized digital ad approach
How the grocer's entry into the media space is made more enticing by the promise of first party loyalty data.
Retail’s identity crisis
It's time for brands to be bolder and faster on many fronts.
The future shopper is now
Profiles of three different consumers that are shaping the shopping landscape (and how retailers are meeting their needs).
2019 SIA Awards: Data is in the (loyalty) pudding
La Cage Brasserie Sportive, Le Club AccorHotels and Loblaw rewards programs picked up some hardware, while Reactine won for its 'Pollen Alert' program.
Pharmaprix tests Zone Marche concept
The Quebec arm of Shoppers Drug Mart will begin selling up to 750 fresh-food items in 11 stores.
DavidsTea to be sold in select Loblaw banners
The specialty tea brand expands itself into CPG following leadership changes earlier this summer.
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.
Loblaw wants a spot in Newfoundland cannabis market
The grocery store and weed giant Canopy Growth are among those on the path to recreational pot retail in the province.
Loblaw to take click-and-collect national
PC Express will be available across Canada through 500 new pick-up sites, including Shoppers Drug Mart.
Esso drops Aeroplan for PC Optimum
Loblaw's partnership with the Imperial-owned gas company extends its loyalty reach to another retailer.
Do Canadians still trust their grocery stores?
After allegations of bread price fixing, a survey shows existing relationships might help grocers ride out an ongoing scandal.
Shoppers Drug Mart to enter medical cannabis market
The Loblaw-owned drug store chain has reached a deal with licensed producer Aphria to sell its products to registered patients online.