Canada's biggest grocers become 'villains' to consumers, drought on prairies to impact steak prices, Ikea opening 'plan and order' location in Barrie, Witchcraft Store closes in Montreal, and other news.
Get ready to be inspired at RCC STORE 24, Canada's biggest retail event on May 28-29, 2024. Featuring an incredible lineup of visionary speakers including Doug Stephens, Eric Morris, Selwyn Crittendon, Greg Hicks, Diana Dimitian, Michèle Boudria, and more, this event promises fresh perspectives and transformative insights into AI, sustainability, global trends, and future innovations. Don't miss out on this opportunity to ignite your retail business with new ideas and strategies.
Dollarama reaches settlement in class action lawsuit, Canadians prioritizing deals when getting groceries, Lululemon claims nylon recycling breakthrough, Ikea opening 'plan and order point' in London ON, and other news.
Young consumers keep cosmetics hot despite inflation, shrinkflation upsetting Canadians, ungraded meat explained, economic storm predicted as retailers such as Canadian Tire report concerning numbers, and other news.
Canadian Tire reports Q4 profits/sales down over last year, Dax Dasilva returns to Lightspeed, NDG store closure attributed to bus lane, Halifax store closure attributed to the economy, and other news.
Automated retailers without in-store staff are opening across Canada, such as Aisle 24, RC Coffee and PizzaForno -- but consumers without smart phones, credit cards, or with vision issues may not be able to access these retailers says a researcher.