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Scheer’s pledge to review new Food Guide challenged by health community

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is facing criticism from nutrition experts after he pledged last week Read more


Ontario should heed lessons of other provinces for new beer system: experts

As the Ontario government prepares to move ahead with its plans to overhaul the province’s Read more

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Healthier snacks, beverages driving revenue for PepsiCo

Purchase, N.Y.-based PepsiCo has been evolving to meet consumer demand for healthier snacks and beverages, Read more


Red Bull Canada launches music festival can

In celebration of Red Bull Music Festival’s return to Montréal and Toronto, Red Bull Energy Read more

PepsiCo inches closers to ‘circular economy’ for packaging

PepsiCo is pushing forward with major sustainability efforts in the water category to further minimize plastic Read more

H2O to go: Water sales increasing across convenience channels

  As far as choice goes, there’s never been a better time to be a Read more


Industry News

How to manage foodservice profitability

Focusing on sales is extremely important in any business. After all, sales cure all ills. Read more

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Circle K Stores begin piloting Holiday’s grab-and-go concept

It may appear that Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. has hit the pause button on acquisition activity Read more

Discount retailer Miniso Canada granted creditor protection by B.C. court

The Canadian operations of Chinese discount retailer Miniso have secured creditor protection through an order Read more


Couche-Tard strategic plan aims to double net profit in five years

Quebec convenience store giant Alimentation Couche-Tard aims to double its net earnings in the next five Read more

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Paradies Lagardère opens a second Relay store at YQB

Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) is opening a second Relay convenience store by Read more

Employee training must-dos

Training is the most important element of the foundation on which to build a retail Read more


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Couche-Tard expands testing of electric vehicle charging in Europe

As the future of mobility evolves, so too does Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. The global retailer Read more

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Additional charging stations in B.C. add range for eco friendly vehicles

British Columbia is making it easier to explore the province in eco-friendly electric vehicles. The Ministry Read more

Gas price inquiry questions Trans Mountain capacity, company denies collusion

One of the largest fuel companies in British Columbia says there’s no retail market more competitive Read more

Producers still cautious despite higher Q2 expectations on stronger oil prices

Higher oil prices are expected to boost cash flow for the large Canadian crude producers Read more

B.C. gasoline prices rose with land costs but full differentials unexplained: report

Gasoline prices in British Columbia have risen in line with land costs and credit card processing Read more

Collision with vehicle in car wash claims life of Calgary gas bar owner

The owner of a Calgary gas station is dead after emergency authorities say it appears Read more



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