This final segment of the supply chain — the “last mile” — is one of the most critical for retailers. Not only is this phase cost-intensive and time-sensitive, it also facilitates a primary touch point with customers. Which is why last-mile logistics has undergone such dramatic innovation and transformation in recent years...
Changing consumer expectations and habits threaten to see even more Canadian retailers close in 2018, says KPMG's Willy Kruh, Global Chairman, Consumer and Retail National Leader, High Growth Markets Canada.
Boston-based Wayfair Inc. (NYSE: W) appears poised to up its e-commerce game in the Canadian marketplace -- the online home furnishing company has secured a 770,000-square-foot industrial facility in suburban Toronto.
NICHE Canada will establish a cannabis accreditation program with the help of sector leaders.