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Juul releases new study linking market entry to decreased cigarette sales

Share/BookmarkAs part of Juul Labs’ AcademyHealth 2020 Annual Research Meetingthe company released a report linking Read more

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Insights and lessons from pandemic snacking trends

Share/BookmarkIncreased home time, family time, leisure screen time, stress and near 24/7 access to our Read more

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Product of the Year Canada now accepting entries

Share/BookmarkProduct of the Year is the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation. Product of the Read more


Ottawa’s vaping ad regulations kick in Friday

Share/BookmarkOttawa’s new rules restricting the promotion of vaping products are set to take effect this Friday (Aug. Read more


B.C.’s new vaping rules a blow to c-stores

Share/BookmarkThe British Columbia government is moving ahead with regulations designed to making vaping less appealing Read more


With stadiums, theatres closed, Coke Q2 revenue plunges

Share/BookmarkBeverage giant thinks the worst is behind it Coca-Cola’s revenue plunged 28% in the second Read more


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Ontario’s pot store lottery winners sell shops as more consolidation expected

Share/BookmarkMore than a year after winning the chance to open one of Ontario’s first cannabis Read more

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7-Eleven expands footprint with major acquisition

Share/Bookmark7‑Eleven Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire U.S.-based convenience store chain Speedway from Read more


Second Cup to close more stores and pilot gas station drive thrus

Share/BookmarkThe Second Cup Ltd. plans to close more stores, sell more of its product in Read more


7-Eleven adds pick-up service to 7NOW delivery app

Share/BookmarkAs frictionless experiences become the new norm, 7-Eleven is embracing the trend – the company’s Read more

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Ontario CStore Day goes virtual

Share/BookmarkCStore Days will once again take place throughout Ontario, but with a twist. The Ontario Read more


Nova Scotia making mask wearing mandatory in most indoor public places by July 31

Share/BookmarkC-stores are included in the new rules Nova Scotia is making mask-wearing mandatory in most Read more


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Petro-Canada teams up with Second Cup

Share/BookmarkSecond Cup has announced a plan to partner with Petro-Canada and open Second Cup drive-thru Read more

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Canadian Natural to take over Painted Pony Energy in $461 million deal

Share/BookmarkCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. has struck a $461-million deal to buy Painted Pony Energy Ltd. Read more


Parkland posts lower Q2 net income of $32 million as fuel sales fall by 14%

Share/BookmarkService station operator Parkland Corp. is reporting higher-than-expected second quarter earnings despite pandemic-related hits to Read more


Big oil takes a big hit

Share/BookmarkLast week was brutal for global oil majors with leading operators such as Chevron, EXXON Read more

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Forecourt Performance Report 2020

Share/Bookmark Choice is now a greater option for both Canada’s motoring public and retail fuel Read more


Parkland teams up with Amazon Web Services to ramp up digital transformation

Share/BookmarkParkland Corporation is collaborating with Amazon Web Services to use analytics in order to improve Read more



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