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‘Long shot’: Could a revised bid by chairman Brandon Stranzl keep Sears Canada alive?

It appears to be a slim chance: any going concern bid would require approval from all of the advisory parties acting on behalf of Sears who have already signed off on pursuing a court-approved liquidation

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Sears collapse will ripple through the economy

The list of suppliers left hanging by the Sears Canada bankruptcy reads like a who’s who of retail. And it reaches right around the globe.

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Sears’ real-estate exodus will hit the hardest in small-town Canada

Finding tenants for empty Sears stores in Canada’s smaller centres will be tough and could lead to change in the retail landscape

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Employee-discount tax change removed as feds face uproar

The national revenue minister said new wording in the CRA's employer's guide will be removed pending consultation with industry groups.

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Uniqlo Canada sales above expectations

Sears Canada’s move to shutter its stores after 65 years in the country may be casting another pall across the world of bricks-and-mortar retail, but Asia’s largest clothing maker hasn’t noticed.

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Shopify’s CEO calls out Citron’s Andrew Left as ‘short-selling troll’ - Article - BNN

In a pair of tweets posted late Tuesday, Lütke vowed to respond to the report and took aim at one of Left’s core complaints.

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PAYWALL: Sears landlords face major vacancies amid a changing retail landscape

(Available to G&M paid subscribers/free for mobile app users) Sears’s impending store liquidations come while some landlords are still struggling to find tenants to replace Target

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