Articles Tagged ‘Metro’

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Metro private label products get a redesign

The grocer teamed up with Pigeon for a design competition to reboot two Irresistibles beverages.

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Super C runs a contest your kids will hate

The discount banner put the focus on its produce and seasonal offerings by letting customers win broccoli.

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Stops, Starts, Changes at Metro, Sol, Astro and Zellers

Saying a final goodbye to an iconic retailer and welcoming new delivery programs, alcohol regulations and dairy product formats.

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Q&A with Metro’s Nancy Modrcin

Outgoing VP of marketing says in-store displays not dead despite digitization.

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How MissFresh is driving distribution through Metro

The meal kit company is expanding its reusable box program inside the retailer to curb single waste packaging.

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Metro partners with Foodlavie

The chain hopes a strategic partnership with the foodie site will drive more grocery purchases online.

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Sobeys, IGA, M&M get into delivery

The retailers announce plans for proprietary and Instacart-partnered grocery delivery services.

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Metro expands Uber Eats partnership

The grocery chain is offering ready-to-eat meals delivery from more stores as it grows its omnichannel options.

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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.

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MAOY Gold: Touché’s data-driven transformation

The agency introduces a new team and positioning statement as part of its focus on data.

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Metro to buy Jean Coutu for $4.5 billion

The grocer formally reveals its plan to take over the longstanding Quebec drugstore chain.

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Metro buys into meal kit company

The grocer acquires a majority stake in Montreal’s MissFresh, getting into an emerging category.

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Metro digitizes rewards feature

The grocer addresses a customer pain point in Quebec with an addition to its loyalty app.

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Metro launches online shopping

The first phase of delivery begins in Quebec.

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Publicis Montreal president to join Metro

Alain Tadros will take over as VP of marketing for Quebec at one of his agency’s long-standing clients.