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Sears franchise owner plans to keep store going under new name

Even though the doors to his Sears franchise outlet will officially close on Monday, Karim Kassam says the store will go on, under a new name, of course.

The longtime owner of the Sears Hometown store in Airdrie, Alta., north of Calgary, told CTV Calgary that he has been a registered dealer for the retailer for the past 11 years. Before that, Kassam worked as a Sears’ salesperson for 13 years.

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Some 17 Avenue shops go under while others bounce back post-construction

It's been a month now since 17 Avenue reopened to all traffic. While some Calgary businesses haven't been able to recover, others say they're doing better than ever.

globalnews.ca

InstaBuggy delivery service expands into Vancouver | Canadian Grocer

Home delivery service launches in Vancouver with grocery partner Costco

canadiangrocer.com

Antique dealer relocates to South Surrey - Cloverdale Reporter

‘Contacts are everything,’ says business owner Scott Landon

cloverdalereporter.com

24 new towers proposed for Lansdowne Mall site in Richmond - urbanYVR

The City of Richmond is preparing to launch consultation on the redevelopment of Lansdowne Centre in Richmond, including 24 new towers.

urbanyvr.com

Brian French, President of Peregrine Retail Design Manufacturing, Awarded Top 40 Under 40

Business in Vancouver recently awarded Brian French, President of leading retail fabricator Peregrine, with the award. Peregrine is known for its exceptional work for some of the world's leading retailers.

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