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Omnichannel Retail

Former grocery CEO on how digital can save brick…

Omnichannel Retail: How to build winning stores in a digital world is a new book explaining how…
Gary Saarenvirta, founder and CEO of Daisy Intelligence

Food & Consumer Products of Canada symposium

Gary Saarenvirta, founder and CEO of Daisy Intelligence Food & Consumer Products of Canada held its…
Metro College Park

Metro reopens revamped Toronto College Park store

Metro has reopened its store at College Park in Toronto after extensive renovations. Located in…
Aldi

WATCH: How innovative Aldi is beating Walmart at…

German discount grocery chain Aldi is expanding in the U.S., and its unique low price model is…
FreshCo Blundell location. Photo by Alvin Chow

FreshCo opens first two Vancouver stores

Sobeys-owned FreshCo has opened two stores in Richmond, B.C. The two new locations are the first of…
Kruger Products

Kruger begins construction of new Québec plant

Kruger Products has begun construction of a new tissue plant in Sherbrooke, Québec. The new plant…
Metro

Metro adopts packaging management policy

Metro has adopted a Packaging and Printed Materials Management Policy covering its corporate, food…
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Empire Company makes changes to executive team

Empire Company has announced management changes to its executive committee. The changes are part of…
Walmart

Walmart same store sales up 3.4% in Q1 2020:…

Walmart’s financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020, released this morning, show U.S.…
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Andy Colatosti

Finica names Colatosti VP sales

Finica Food Specialties has named industry veteran Andy Colatosti as the company’s new…
Alex Yeo

Alex Yeo president, Canadian retail, North West Company

Alex Yeo recently joined The North West Company as president, Canadian retail. Prior to…
Nathalie Lassonde

Nathalie Lassonde appointed CEO of Lassonde Industries

Pierre-Paul Lassonde is stepping down as CEO of Lassonde Industries Inc., to be replaced…
Lauren Keegan

Lauren Keegan to lead sales at iLevel

Lauren Keegan has joined iLevel Management as senior vice president, sales. Keegan has…
Paul Del Duca

Paul Del Duca, industry veteran, retires from Walmart Canada

Paul Del Duca, senior vice president, fresh at Walmart Canada, has retired after a…
Dawn Gray

BCfresh adds Dawn Gray to board

BCfresh has appointed produce industry veteran Dawn Gray to its board of directors. Gray…
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Yellofruit

Yellofruit non-dairy frozen banana dessert

Yellofruit is made from 100 per cent organic and plant-based ingredients. Produced in a Canadian peanut-free facility. Organic banana is the common element, and the first ingredient in each flavor. Yellofruit
Elite Water with Spinlabels

Elite Water with Spinlabels

MSP has introduced Elite Water bottled water with Spinlabels. Spinlabels position five inner ad panels per bottle, creating multiple promotional opportunities for retailers from a case or single bottle. Elite Water
Enjoy Life Breakfast Ovals

Breakfast Ovals

Made with four types of purity protocol gluten free oats, 11 per cent of your daily fibre and 20+ grams whole grains, Breakfast Ovals are available to order in four flavours. Enjoy Life Foods
Mayochup

Heinz Mayochup

Heinz Mayochup combines the taste of ketchup, mayonnaise and a blend of spices. Available in Canada for a limited time, the introduction is supported by a digitally focused campaign through May and June.
MorningStar Farms Veggie Burgers

MorningStar Farms Veggie Burgers

MorningStar Farms Veggie Burgers have arrived in Canada in three flavours: Harvest…
Listerine GO! Tabs

Listerine GO! Tabs

Listerine GO! Tabs breath fresheners aren’t gum or mints, but a solid tablet that turns…
Ice Age Glacial water

Going Glacial

Originating in the glaciers of British Columbia, Ice Age Glacial water has recently…
Tommee Tippee

Natural pacifier

The new Tommee Tippee pacifier employs soft silicone for a natural flex and feel that…
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