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PC Optimum loses points for clumsy merger

Despite three months' notice, there were still many glitches in the merger of the PC Points-Shoppers Optimum, writes Ellen Roseman.

thestar.com

Restaurant Brands jumps as company downplays impact of Tims’ franchisee fight

Tim Hortons has fewer restaurants in the U.S. than it did at the time of the merger with Burger King

business.financialpost.com

Sears CEO under pressure from Sears Canada creditors as retirees seek pension funds

Sears Canada creditors are calling out Eddie Lampert regarding dividend payments he received as the Canadian business was crumbling.

cnbc.com

San Rafael ’71 gets a head start on cannabis branding

MedReleaf created a brand for the recreational market, and is advertising a new beer to introduce it to the public.

strategyonline.ca

LXRandCo, Inc. Completes Public Class B Share Offering on a Bought Deal Basis

LXRandCo, Inc. (TSX: LXR, LXR.WT) ("LXRandCo" or the "Company") announces today the closing of its previously announced bought deal financing (the "Offering") of 2,728,500 class B shares of the Company (the "Shares"), which includes the partial exercice of the over-allotment option granted to the Underwriters in connection with the Offering. The Shares were priced at C$5.25 per Share for aggregate gross proceeds of C$14,324,625. The syndicate of underwriters (collectively, the "Underwriters") was led by Canaccord Genuity Corp. and included Desjardins Securities Inc., Cormark Securities Inc. and Industrial Alliance Securities Inc...

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