Grayes specializes in trendy workwear essentials for women, manufactured in Canada.
A new study shows significant declines in some categories, which may explain the struggles of some Canadian retailers.
The seasoned merchandiser, who has worked with some of the top retail brands in North America, is also training smaller retailer so they can do it for themselves.
Halo Metrics, which recently launched Ripple Metrics, uses a proprietary combination of sensors and algorithms which anonymously and accurately counts and tracks visitor movement within a store.
The announcement will result in 12,000 job losses and millions of square feet to fill, though some landlords say there’s a silver lining to Sears Canada’s exit.