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You won't find any gender or size labels here: instead of dividing the store into men's and women's sections, Shop Take Care arranges its rows of clothing by colour.
As Winnipeg considers reopening Portage and Main to pedestrians, a planning expert is commending a vision he thinks could help rejuvenate downtown.
Gouda things come to those who wait. On May 1, 82 years after Bothwell Cheese was founded in New Bothwell by a group of area farmers, the internationally acclaimed cheese maker opened its inaugural standalone store in Winnipeg, at 136 Provencher Blvd. "We’ve only been here a few weeks but we’re already drawing a fair amount of foot traffic to St. Boniface from The Forks, instead of the other way around," says Jean-Marc Champagne who co-owns Fromagerie Bothwell with Kevin Thomson, president of Bothwell Cheese, Canada’s largest independently run cheese producer. "Because the Bothwell name is so well-known already, we’re really hoping the shop is going to become an economic driver for this part of the city."
This week the B.C. SPCA released a new pocket guide to help consumers understand marketing labels at the grocery store.