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Staples Rebrands and Unveils World’s 1st “Working, Learning & Growing Store” [Photos/Video

Staples Rebrands and Unveils World’s 1st “Working, Learning & Growing Store” [Photos/Video

The impressive and innovative retail space is unlike anything to date, featuring a roster of services for business professionals that includes co-working spaces, experiential product areas, marketing services, an independent in-store café concept, and even an auditorium/event space.

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Browns Shoes Maps Out Early 2019 Store Expansion Amid Continued Success

Browns Shoes Maps Out Early 2019 Store Expansion Amid Continued Success

The Canadian multi-brand footwear retailer says that its customer-centric approach is working, as it prepares to expand its operations between January and April of 2019 store openings, relocations, renovations and expansions.

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Hallmark Canada Shifts Retail Strategy with New Management

Hallmark Canada Shifts Retail Strategy with New Management

The retailer is closing some corporately-owned ‘Gold Crown’ stores in Canada as it transitions others to an independent ownership model, with plans for further growth.

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Uniqlo Ramps Up Canadian Expansion with 2 Store Announcements

Uniqlo Ramps Up Canadian Expansion with 2 Store Announcements

The popular Japanese fashion retailer is picking up the pace with its expansion into Canada, and is also expected to locate new markets this year as competition heats up with new brands entering the country like never before.

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Baskin Robbins Pushes Ahead with Canadian Store Expansion

Baskin Robbins Pushes Ahead with Canadian Store Expansion

The world’s largest chain of specialty ice cream shops is looking to expand into new markets nationally as it gains a foothold in Canada — the plan is for eight stores this year and 11 the year after.

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Miniso to Keep Canadian Stores Open Amid Controversy [Update]

Miniso to Keep Canadian Stores Open Amid Controversy [Update]

The Chinese retailer, which positions itself as ‘Japanese’ says that it has reached an interim agreement with Canadian franchisees, though there’s more to the story.

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Iconic Canadian Brand ‘JAC by JC’ Sees Explosion of Success by Moving Operations to China

Iconic Canadian Brand ‘JAC by JC’ Sees Explosion of Success by Moving Operations to China

On assignment in Hangzhou, China, Retail Insider’s Helen Siwak explores the journey of the iconic Canadian brand as it relocates to ensure its survival. It’s been a success to say the least, with more than 100 retail stores and plans for world domination.

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