The acquisition allows the Oslo-based Helly Hansen team to market and develop new products and advise Canadian Tire on a raft of different products [Hollie Shaw, Financial Post]
Through partnerships with banks and PayPal, customers can also add Visa cards into their PayPal wallets.
Co-founder Julian Gleizer also says a Montreal launch is ‘imminent’ for grocery delivery service
Tim Hortons president Alex Macedo is on a cross-country tour to make amends with franchisees who have been publicly warring with the company for months.
Richard Sullivan realises what he’s about to say sounds counter-intuitive, but he is confident the logic behind it is sound. “The first part of our modernisation, and one of the platforms that we use to tell our story to the consumer, will be bricks-and-mortar retail.” The President of ASICS Canada – who, prior to joining at the footwear giant, spent the better part of two decades overseeing brands at the Adidas Group – is holding forth about the company’s new retail branch in Toronto, a sprawling 4,400 sq ft space on Queen Street West. If it all sounds a little ‘back to the future’, it really isn’t. This is a prime example of omnichannel retail, and ASICS’ maiden flagship store in Canada.