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Ontarians gobble up cannabis edibles

Ontario cannabis shoppers scooped up thousands of edibles and vape products within an hour of Read more

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7-Eleven Canada says Aloha

January is cold, dark and gloomy and 7-Eleven Canada aims to help with the post-holiday blues, pulling Read more

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Raise the (protein) bar

At the end of the 1960s, the top three brewers had a virtual monopoly and Read more


Manitoba government, pharmacy chain team up to help people quit smoking

Thousands of Manitobans who want to quit smoking will soon have access to free counselling Read more

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Health groups take aim at flavoured vapes in new public awareness campaign

Two Canadian health advocacy groups launched a public awareness campaign Wednesday taking aim at flavoured Read more


Premium-style chocolate is helping give confectionery chocolate sales a boost

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Nielsen data shows confectionery chocolate is a nearly $1.84-billion business in Read more


Industry News

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C-store issues dominate CFIB’s Paperweight “Awards”

The 2020 Paperweight “Awards” for the worst examples of useless and excessive regulations were announced Read more

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2020 Star Women in Convenience nominations now open!

Do you know a Star Woman in Convenience? Nominations are now open for the third Read more

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Starbucks to open pick up focused Toronto spot as eateries revamp for ‘this new digital age’

Customers accustomed to hunkering down for hours to work or socialize won’t be able to Read more

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Food for thought: A Q&A with Kathy Perrotta of Ipsos Canada

Kathy Perrotta is vice-president at Ipsos Canada and leads the company’s FIVE Food and Beverage tracking Read more

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Rick Rabba to deliver keynote at 2020 OCSA Gala

The Board of Directors of the OCSA unveiled the keynote speaker for the 2020 OCSA Gala, which Read more

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The challenge of gender bias

For every ad featuring strong women and girls, there’s the inexplicable product marketed specifically to Read more


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Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister

Manitoba carbon tax a maybe, Pallister says after meeting Trudeau in Winnipeg

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister is holding out the possibility of imposing a carbon tax in his Read more

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Labour action continues at Federated Co-op

Pension funding behind unrest at Co-op Refinery Complex On December 3, 2019, 729 unionized workers Read more


Parkland acquires U.S.-based Kellerstrass Oil

Parkland Fuel Corporation, through its wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries, it has entered into an agreement Read more

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OPCA to host conference at Convenience U

Share/Bookmark The Convenience U CARWACS Show is proud to announce that the OPCA has chosen Read more


Charging forward

It just got easier to reduce motorists’ cross country carbon footprints. Last month Suncor brand Read more


Oilsands producer Cenovus aims for ‘net zero’ GHG emissions by 2050

Oilsands producer Cenovus Energy Inc. said Thursday it will aim to achieve “net zero” greenhouse Read more



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