Central/Eastern Canada News

Ontario to end Beer Store deal; would pave way for beer in corner stores

Ontario plans to rip up an agreement with The Beer Store in order to allow the sale of beer and wine in corner stores, but the retailer has already signalled it will fight the move in the courts.


Walmart Canada launches Walmart Rewards Mastercard in Quebec

"The Walmart Rewards Mastercard gives Quebec residents the ability to earn big rewards for their everyday spending and redeem them on a wide selection of items in-store and online," said Terry Mathews, Vice President of Financial Services for Walmart Canada. "Walmart Rewards can be earned anywhere Mastercard is accepted and used to purchase merchandise at Walmart Canada's already guaranteed unbeatable low prices."


Dormez-vous Continues to Grow Interior Mall Footprint with Second Quebec Location

Located in the downtown core of Quebec City, Galeries de la Capitale recently completed an important redevelopment, including a $52 million facelift to the indoor amusement park featuring 18 attractions and the largest IMAX screen in the country. Dormez-vous will be the newest addition to the Galeries' dynamic retail mix.


Suburbia goes urban in rethink of a Toronto mall

A nine-year project to revitalize the Yonge Sheppard Centre is nearing completion. In its new iteration, the once closed-off mall connects to the outside world


Allison Hanes: Montreal 'banned' plastic bags, but we can do better

Almost a year after Montreal’s so-called ban on single-use plastic bags went into effect, it seems as if many customers and retailers are actively ignoring it.


Old Montreal’s Charming Le Petit Dep Opens a New Café

The very pretty Old Montreal icon has embarked on its first-ever expansion.


Pin Patch Mtl Brings Art That Travels to Montreal | Fringe Arts

In the mid-afternoon in Mile-Ex, the warehouse-turned-studio space boomed with electronic music. Guests shuffled in and out of the the Decade Building, buzzing with excitement.