Half of Canadian consumers report trouble finding gifts in stores, Weston family divesting Selfridges Group to Thai conglomerate and Holt Renfrew isn't included, Canada Goose facing backlash in China, and other news.
Potential strike at Vancouver port by 2 trucking companies, Co-op acquires Husky retail fuel sites, health & wellness moving to streetfront retail sites, Tim Hortons facing hiring crisis, The Keg CEO to retire, and other news.
Experts not worried about supply chain ahead of Black Friday, plexiglass barriers deemed 'counterproductive', Walmart Canada will remove sexually explicit toys from kid's section of website, SDM injects expired vaccines, and other news.
Warehouses fill up with BC flood delays, Black Friday won't be as robust say some, Couche-Tard says labour shortages should be over soon, Decathlon opening Friday in Brampton, retailers exit downtown Vancouver amid lower foot traffic, and other news.
Inflation predicted to get worse in Canada, Black Friday/Cyber Monday/Boxing Day expected to be busier says RCC, Lush Cosmetics deactivates social media, SAQ warehouse workers go on strike, BC floods hit retail supply chain nationwide, and other news.
BC storm supply chain disruption could have lasting economic impact, retailers in Quebec reduce hours amid labour shortage, Pat Flesher outerwear store in Ottawa shutting after 92 yrs, last grocery store closing in Ontario town, Edmonton grocery stores ration amid BC flooding, and other news.
Loblaw beats expectations, Metro reports dip as consumers return to restaurants, BC floods cause empty shelves impacting Alberta to Manitoba as well, Queen West retailers ask for track repairs to be delayed until after holidays, and other news.
Le Chateau relaunches at Suzy Shier, Staples Canada launches hiring blitz, Ontario to allow symptomatic testing at pharmacies, Aeroplan lanches at LCBO, Farm Boy marks 40 years, BC flooding causes retail shortages and chaos, and other news.
Quebec family won't relent after HBC sues over Zellers name, no Christmas trees at Canadian Ikea stores due to supply shortage, bagpiping returns to Ogilvy store in Montreal with a twist, and other news.
RioCan reports strong Q3 numbers, fewer deals with clogged supply chains, Tim Hortons announces endorsement deal with Justin Bieber, Ivanhoé Cambridge contracts with law firm BLG for Canadian retail portfolio, new restrictions for Manitoba, outdoor patio program CafeTO to be made permanent in Toronto, and other news.
Ecomm push Indigo revenues above pre-pandemic levels, Freshii to double Canadian store count, business insolvencies lowest since 1987 despite pandemic, chronic staff shortage in Yukon means staying open a struggle for some retailers, and other news.
Loblaw releases 2021 Insiders Report, Kijiji partners with Cox Automotive in Canada, Danny Leblanc opens Montreal IGA, Toronto looks to halt new cannabis stores for 12 months, Choices Markets launches online grocery store in BC, Highstreet Centre in Abbotsford acquired by Primaris REIT, and other news.
Amazon reinstates Canadian retailers after mass suspension, judge denies Mark McEwan restructuring plan including closing downtown grocery store, Alberta gov't looks to exit online cannabis and leave it to retailers, and other news.
California Pizza Kitchen breaks ground on 1st Canadian location, Shopify Reports gains, Amazon opens robotics sort centre in Quebec, Alberta announces investment to get retailers online, and other news.
H&R REIT to divest grocery-anchored properties, bread scandal not over says competition watchdog, Starbucks raising wages amid staff shortages, over 100 retail shipping containers fall from BC ship, and other news.