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Mondelēz International acquires ‘well-being’ snacking company

Share/BookmarkMondelēz International has acquired Hu Master Holdings, the parent company of Hu Products, which offers Read more


Tim Horton launches new dark roast as part of chain’s plan to get back to basics

Share/BookmarkTim Hortons is hoping the third time’s a charm as it rolls out its latest Read more


Industry reacts to Health Canada’s proposed vaping regulations

Share/BookmarkWhile the Convenience industry agrees with Health Canada’s mandate to reduce youth vaping, Ottawa’s new proposed vaping Read more


Health Canada proposes reducing nicotine concentration limit in vaping products

Share/BookmarkThe federal government says it wants to reduce the amount of nicotine allowed in vaping products Read more


Legal tobacco sales spiked during COVID-19 restrictions: Study

Share/Bookmark A new study is highlighting the extent of the illegal cigarette market in Canada and the cost Read more


Quebec to ban vaping flavours and restrict nicotine content

Share/BookmarkQuebec intends to ban the sale of flavoured vaping cartridges and limit nicotine content in Read more


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Couche-Tard open to second chance to woo French food giant Carrefour, says CEO

Share/BookmarkAlimentation Couche-Tard remains open to a second chance to consummate a union with Carrefour if Read more

Located on the McGill University campus, the new retail innovation lab at the Bensadoun School of Retail Management opens in partnership with Alimentation Couche-Tard. (CNW Group/Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.)

McGill and Couche-Tard launch retail innovation lab

Share/Bookmark The new lab at McGill’s Bensadoun School of Retail Management will enable ground-breaking research and Read more


Couche-Tard, Carrefour consider partnerships after takeover talks end

Share/BookmarkAlimentation Couche-Tard Inc. and the French grocer it was courting say they have abandoned takeover Read more

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Coca-Cola Canada makes changes to its sales team

Share/BookmarkWith its senior vice-president of sales Scott Lindsay retiring at the end of next month, Coca-Cola Read more


Couche-Tard shares plunge as analysts question $25B offer for grocery chain Carrefour

Share/BookmarkAlimentation Couche-Tard’s $25-billion potential play for French-based grocery chain Carrefour SA got a thumbs down Read more


Couche-Tard makes $25B offer for French-based grocery chain Carrefour

Share/BookmarkAlimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has made a non-binding takeover offer for French-based grocery chain Carrefour SA Read more


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Parkland ups the ante with foodservice and grocery

Share/BookmarkGoal is to enhance customer offer This past September, Parkland Corporation (Parkland) announced it had acquired Read more


FCL announces partnership with Indigenous groups to develop Western Nations Gas Bars

Share/BookmarkFederated Co-operatives Limited (FCL), in consultation with Indigenous leaders and communities across Western Canada, has developed Read more

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Michigan tells Enbridge to close Line 5

Share/BookmarkJob losses and massive refinery shortages could result Michigan continues to increase the heat on Read more

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GM charges up new unit to sell electric delivery vans, gear

Share/BookmarkThe market for battery-powered delivery vehicles and equipment has so much potential that General Motors is Read more

Canada’s Imperial Oil vows disclosure after parent Exxon shares new pollution data

Share/BookmarkCanada’s Imperial Oil says it will update its carbon pollution disclosure “in the coming months,” Read more

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Dover and OPW acquire Innovative Control Systems (ICS)

Share/BookmarkOPW Vehicle Wash Solutions grows technology portfolio with ICS addition Dover, and its OPW business Read more




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