Josh Kolm

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Food donation becomes area of focus for QSRs

Subway’s campaign supporting Food Banks Canada is the latest effort by a restaurant to support frontline medical staff and those in need.

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Cannes Lions cancelled for 2020

Organizers decided to hold off after cost-conscious hold cos debated skipping the festival, which was already postponed to October.

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Layoffs hit more sectors, marketing departments

Freshii, Reitmans and Lush are the latest companies to lay off staff in response to store closures and slipping sales.

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Non-essential businesses to close in Ontario, Quebec

Here are the businesses and stores that will and won’t be allowed to continue operation in the two provinces, beginning Wednesday.

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Cannabis industry copes with social distancing

There is demand for product, but marketing and retail in the category has been disrupted as much as any other.

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More retail categories alter operations

While many stores will close for at least two weeks, others are limiting hours in order to give Canadians access to goods they need.

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Store closures put reputation management at the forefront of marketing

GWP’s Philippe Garneau says treating staff well is vital for long-term brand trust.

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Retailers face overcrowding and high demand

The Retail Council of Canada says that supply chains are healthy, but overcrowding presents some unavoidable issues.

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Tech in Action: Dialogue makes a COVID-19 chatbot

The health tech company aims to fight misinformation, providing facts and tips based on a user’s location and risk factors.

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NABS rallies support for Baby Chloe

The organization is looking to tackle the high price tag of treatment for the daughter of a Pattison Outdoor staff member.

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Thinkingbox continues to grow by acquiring Aarra

The digital and experiential studio’s latest acquisition establishes a presence in New York and further develops its capabilities.

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Passing the torch at Kruger

Strategy speaks with retiring CMO Nancy Marcus and her successor, Susan Irving, about transitioning into a new chapter.

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Denise Rossetto and Todd Mackie to leave BBDO

The creative team is leaving for a new venture, with CDs Derek Blais and Chris Booth leading the department in the interim.

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Creating a network for Black women in advertising

A McCann event aimed to spur long-term change in the industry by opening up avenues that might otherwise be blocked.

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Canada Life makes virtual health a standard benefit

Partnering with Dialogue helps the insurance company serve a growing demand for healthtech for one million customers.