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.
DSW Inc. to close Town Shoes brand and 38 stores in Canada by January
Sale affects 400 workers employed by the company.
IKEA upgrades Quebec City presence by opening Canada’s 14th store
The Quebec City store will employ more than 280 people.
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.
Second Cup says it may convert Ontario coffee shops to cannabis stores
Has partnered with marijuana clinic operator National Access Cannabis.
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.
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.
Chinese shoe manufacturer execs, cash disappear
Ultrasonic AG said both men are not traceable; cash transferred beyond its control.
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.