Retail Insider

Are Empty Retail Units At Risk? How To Protect Them

Knowing your property is at risk is essential for a landlord or business owner.

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web For March 20th, 2023

Zellers leveraging nostalgia, Harry Rosen joins CF Montreal as corporate partner, Toronto Salvation Army stores struggle to keep up with demand, most respected retailers for 2023, and other news.

Nordstrom to Exit Canada Discussion: Craig Patterson & Lee Rivett [Podcast]

Craig and Lee talk about the closure announcement of Nordstrom shutting its Canadian stores. Included in the discussion is how we found out, what might be done with Nordstrom's stores in Canada, and why the retailer made the shocking move.

Is Gen Z Leading the Side Hustle Economy?

The rise of the gig economy and the flexible work arrangements that come with it have been a topic of discussion for a while now.

The Future of Food Safety: How Technology is Changing the Food Retail

The food retail sector is constantly evolving, and the introduction of technology has significantly changed how food is produced, delivered, and consumed.

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web For March 16th, 2023

Couche-Tard sees record revenue, Canadian Tire named most respected retailer, Calgary's Greenwich Village to see new retail, and other news.

RCC STORE 23 Conference Returns May 30 – 31 2023, in Toronto

With changes happening at astonishing speed, the retail industry has an unparalleled opportunity to learn about the latest trends from Canada’s most influential retail leaders, world-renowned visionaries, and passionate entrepreneurs at RCC STORE 23, May 30-31, 2023 in Toronto.  

The Hidden Costs of Choosing the Wrong Business Energy Provider

Choosing the right energy provider for your business is critical to the success of your operations.

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web For March 15th, 2023

Canadian Tire launches fee-based tier to Triangle loyalty program, True North moves step closer to acquiring Winnipeg's downtown Portage Place, Sawchyn Guitars prepares to close in Regina, massive Coscto in the works near Calgary, and other news.

Grace Yan Discusses the Future of Calgary’s Nordstrom Space with Craig Patterson [Video Interview]

Craig sits down with Grace Yan, Commercial Consultant at Blackstone Commercial, to discuss the departure of Nordstrom store in CF Chinook Centre in Calgary.

10 Important Things to Include on Your Resume When You’re Applying for a Job in Sales

A quality resume is the best way to make a good first impression, and as a sales professional, you should already know that’s important.

Competition in Eyewear in Canada Unprecedented with Fallout Expected Following Specsavers Entry [Op-Ed]

A former CEO of Luxottica describes a vastly changing Canadian retail landscape which includes UK-based Specsavers which grabbed 40% of Australian market share following its entry.

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web For March 13th, 2023

Human-like robot tested in Marks clothing store, Air Miles acquired by BMO following bankruptcy, Indigo union says retailer not protecting workers after data leaks, and other news.

Holt Renfrew Extends Lease in Downtown Calgary while CF Chinook Centre Flourishes [Podcast]

Craig and Lee talk about some recent retail news in Calgary. That includes Holt Renfrew extending its lease in downtown Calgary at The CORE while adding new brands including a 'World of' Gucci concession. They also discuss CF Chinook Centre which is seeing new retailers being added such as Nike and Uniqlo.

5 Best Practices For Google Ads Success

Although most brands rely on organic traffic and SEO to get new customers, most small businesses can’t afford or don’t like to wait.

The Role of VPN in Protecting Business Data from Cyber Attacks

Data is crucial for every business but protecting it from cyber attacks is more important. In this article, the role of VPN for safety of business datais discussed in detail.

AeroFlexx: Making Everyday Life Better for the Consumer, Brand, and Planet

Despite its threat to oceans, wildlife, and the environment, traditional liquid packaging still lines supermarket shelves around the world.

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web For March 10th, 2023

Canadians making fewer trips to the grocery store with inflation, Purolator Canada to electrify vehicle fleet, grocery inquiry ongoing, Fatburger opens 1st Toronto location with expansion plans, and other news.

Martin Moriarty Discusses Future of Downtown Vancouver Nordstrom Site with Craig Patterson [Video Interview]

Craig sits down with Martin Moriarty, Senior Vice President at Marcus & Millichap, to discuss the departure of Nordstrom store in CF Pacific Centre in Vancouver. The conversation includes a discussion of what could be done with the space, the revitalization of Granville Street, and how things are in terms of retail leasing in downtown Vancouver.

Why Canada Needs a Plan to Safeguard Consumers Against Counterfeit and Pirated Goods [Op-Ed]

The problem needs to be addressed, according to an expert, to save consumers at a time when fake products are showing up everywhere.

Canadian Retail News From Around The Web For March 9th, 2023

Canadian grocers grilled in parliament over food inflation, Indigo ransomware attack at one month, Canadian Tire pilots humanoid robot, Be Relax opens stores at Pearson Airport, and other news.

How the Right Coffee can Reinvigorate Your Office

We all know that the pandemic has fundamentally changed the work force and how we do business.

Talent Shortages and Upskilling Affecting Retail in Canada

Retail Council of Canada is hosting its annual Retail Human Resources Conference on April 20, 2023 at the International Centre in Toronto.

The Impact of Digital Signage on Customer Experience and Engagement

The Growing Importance of Digital Signage in Business

Podcast [Interview] Clip Money Growing Operations in Canada as Retailers Adopt the Platform

Craig and Brian discuss how Clip Money works and who's using it, as retailers get onboard with this innovative new deposit solution. Craig and Chris discuss how Pepper Palace has seen benefits from using Clip.

Popular Posts