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UPDATE: Dollarama to buy 50.1% stake in Latin American value retailer Dollarcity

A plan for several years, deal valued at up to US$95 million

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To combat package theft, neighbourhood stores accept deliveries for nearby residents

Some small businesses say accepting packages for local residents is a way to participate in the community

theglobeandmail.com

Galen Weston to the food industry: Let’s get serious on sustainability | Canadian Grocer

Loblaw’s executive chairman suggests retailers and CPGs work together to tackle environmental issues and suggests what steps can be taken

canadiangrocer.com

World traveler stages one-man protest against Reitmans over 'Mom, I'm fine' slogan

A man has been staging a protest for several days outside the head office of clothing company Reitmans, which he accuses of stealing his slogan “Mom, I’m fine.”

montreal.ctvnews.ca

Safeway Partners with Canadian Football League to Launch Safeway #myCflfamily

Safeway announced a major new sponsorship to support the Canadian Football League (CFL) in Western Canada. Celebrating the powerful connection between family, food and sports, the first program Safeway will launch as part of this new partnership is the Safeway #myCFLfamily contest. Building on a solid legacy of supporting Western Canadian sports teams, Safeway's new partnership with the CFL will bring families closer to the game they love.

newswire.ca

The power of bricks and mortar in a disruptive world

Eileen Halpin-Tarrant of Oberfeld Snowcap Realty talks about the bright future that innovative retailers are bringing to the marketplace

troymedia.com

Only in Canada: Saskatoon man buys canoe with briefcase full of Canadian Tire cash

Just ahead of the Canada Day long weekend, a Saskatoon man may have committed the most Canadian act ever: buying a full-sized canoe with a briefcase full of Canadian Tire money.

cbc.ca

‘Deceived and confused’: Muskoka Brewery sues Molson for using image of Muskoka chair

Independent brewer claims consumers would think Molson had bought out yet another craft brewery

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