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Canada Goose tries a new flight path: $650 sweaters

Canada Goose, whose shares were snapped up by investors after a March initial public offering, is moving rapidly in new directions amid stiffer competition from rivals. The Toronto-based company is betting that consumers will be ready to open their wallets for Canada Goose knitwear to keep them warm in the same way that its jackets serve a similar purpose.

“We’re launching knitwear in a small way at the beginning – it’s going to be hard to get,” Dani Reiss, chief executive officer of Canada Goose Holdings Inc., said in an interview Monday as the sweaters began to appear in select stores and online.

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LXRandCo Reports Continued Growth for Second Quarter 2017

"Our 73% year-over-year growth in net revenue for the second quarter is the direct result of the continued successful execution of our international omni-channel strategy," said Fred Mannella, Chief Executive Officer. "We opened 15 stores, expanding our retail network to 61 stores at the end of the quarter, and remain on track to meeting our stated target of 122 by year end. At the same time, we meaningfully grew the proportion of e-Commerce revenue. Moving forward, we remain focused on new store openings with both existing and new retailer partners in North America and overseas, and driving continued expansion of our fast-growing e-commerce business, while providing an exceptional consumer experience across all of our channels."

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Cadillac Fairview: Becoming Canada's greenest employer | Energy Digital

With a strong focus on class A office spaces and shopping centres in select, high growth markets (Vancouver, Calgary, Greater Toronto Area and Montreal), its retail centres tend to have high levels of customer traffic, one being CF Toronto Eaton Centre, which is the busiest centre in all of North America...

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Canada Post head Deepak Chopra stepping down in spring of 2018

Chopra’s signalled departure comes as the federal Liberal government ruminates about whether to restore door-to-door mail delivery to tens of thousands of homes.

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Canada's goals for 'progressive' NAFTA include modernized labour standards, gender equalit

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada will seek to modernize North America's 23-year-old trade deal to update its labour protections, ease the cross-border movements of professionals, cut red tape and open up government procurement...

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Cyberattacks Will Soon Affect More Than Canadian Businesses' Bottom Lines

It is important to ensure you are doing everything in your power to protect your organization from the potential damage.

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Canopy Growth takes an earnings hit to build mail-order ready ‘Amazon-like’ platform

Canopy expects some Canadian provinces will take their time with brick-and-mortar sales of recreational cannabis, creating an opportunity for mail-order delivery

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