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News Government Manufacturing General
October 2, 2018  

USMCA may be boon for online shoppers, trouble for some retailers: experts

Canada may increase its de minimis level to $150 for custom duties and $40 for sales taxes.

News General
August 29, 2018  

DSW Inc. to close Town Shoes brand and 38 stores in Canada by January

Sale affects 400 workers employed by the company.

News General
August 22, 2018  

IKEA upgrades Quebec City presence by opening Canada’s 14th store

The Quebec City store will employ more than 280 people.

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August 22, 2018  

Statistics Canada says retail sales fell 0.2 per cent to $50.7B in June

Economists had expected an increase of 0.1 per cent in June.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 15, 2018  

Second Cup says it may convert Ontario coffee shops to cannabis stores

Has partnered with marijuana clinic operator National Access Cannabis.

News Manufacturing General
February 5, 2018  

Aurora Cannabis buys 19.1% stake in Liquor Stores N.A.

Booze retailer plans to use the money to establish and launch a brand of cannabis retail outlets.

News General
March 22, 2017  

US suggests a NAFTA target: freer trade in online, duty free goods

Trade nominee Bob Lighthizer sees Canada’s low online duty-free limit as an issue.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 17, 2014  

Chinese shoe manufacturer execs, cash disappear

Ultrasonic AG said both men are not traceable; cash transferred beyond its control.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
January 29, 2014  

Canadian M&A: will a quiet 2013 lead to a more active 2014?

Strength in other sectors can’t fill gap left by a slow year in natural resources.