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The intimate future of digital media

Oath’s David Shing on how small moments lead to deep connections and why consumers desire intimacy.

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How are LGBTQ+ Canadians spending their money?

A Nielsen report provides insight into the habits of a demographic that spends $3.7 billion on consumer goods annually.

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Taking a historical approach to disruption and profit

No Fixed Address’ David Jowett looks to the past to provide tips on how agencies can adapt for the future.

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Emblem launches first recreational cannabis brand

Symbl aims to be “purposefully curious” as it builds on the brand values that resonate with the company’s medical consumers.

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Check it Out: ‘Could this poster be your next tampon?’

In support of Toronto charity The Period Purse, Doug&Partners launched a campaign asking uncomfortable questions.

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Rock-It picks up several assignments

The PR shop makes eight hires on top of new work with Yorkville Village, Simply Protein and The United Way.

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Technology and trust are shaping food trends

A Mintel report shows that transparency around product claims is essential for brands to connect with consumers.

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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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Tim Hortons to launch in China

The latest chapter in the QSR’s international expansion will see a planned 1,500 locations open in the country over ten years.

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Is there marketing gold in them thar (data) hills?

A new survey by the CMO Council finds some execs feel they lack the time and budget to ‘unlock all of data’s potential.’

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Corner Office Shifts: Loblaw’s Grant Froese heads up Harvest One Cannabis

A round-up of senior-level changes you may have missed.

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RBI is focused on growth, says its new CCO

Stepping into the role, former FGL Sports president Duncan Fulton explains where the company is headed.

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Behind Indeed’s advocacy for job seekers

The job site has evolved from a search tool into a company that supports prospective employees throughout the hiring process.

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Mill St. makes its core lineup certified organic

The brewer is promoting the change by rebranding the beers and launching a new campaign.

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Republic names head of strategy

Brian Tod comes from the client side to lead the agency’s strategy offering.