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Retail and food businessman W. Galen Weston passes away
Announcement comes after a 'long illness' for the 80-year-old
Michael Nederhoff leaves Juul Labs Canada
Eric Omwega steps into the role of president.
Petro-Canada introduces IOS app
iPhone owners can start their fuelling session, pay with Apple Pay (or another credit card), save up to five credit cards in their digital wallet and email their receipts.
Electric vehicle sales surge, putting B.C. on track for emission reductions
Province has the highest reported uptake rate of electric vehicles in North America.
New funding for B.C. businesses affected by COVID-19 rules
Businesses with foodservice could be eligible for up to $10,000 in a one-time payment to cover expenses like perishables, rent or employee wages.
Canada launches hydrogen steering committee
Canada is one of the top 10 producers of hydrogen globally and a leading producer of fuel cells that use hydrogen.
Saskatchewan budget: Drivers and power customers win; vapers lose
The province is introducing a 20% tax on the retail price of all vaping liquids, devices and products starting Sept. 1.
'The right thing to do:' Sobeys reinstates lockdown bonus for front-line workers
During the first wave of the pandemic last spring, many front-line retail workers received so-called hero pay.
MTY Food Group profit slips amid drop in fast food sales at malls and office towers
MTY also operates foodservice at convenience and gas stations.
Dollarama's founding Rossy family selling 2.2 million shares in retailer
The sale will be used to fund its commitments to charitable organizations, while the sales by GRI Investments and Neil Rossy were made for financial diversification purposes.
Inside 7-Eleven's new Evolution Store in Texas
Retailer raises the bar with tacos, mobile checkout, bean to cup coffee, cigar bar and frozen Margaritas on tap. We had to ask: When is it coming to Canada?
Couche-Tard to expand it's "Fresh, Food, Fast" concept
The second wave of implementation will expand the program to 3,000 more stores throughout North America during fiscal 2022.
Ontario retailers adjust to new rules, non essential goods off limits to shoppers
The latest emergency measures enacted by the province reinforce the message that people should only be shopping for essential items.
Frictionless convenience: C-stores + vending machines offer a winning combination
Rather than ‘if’, the question for c-store operators in the future will be ‘what’ and ‘when’ to add. Be prepared to move quickly to adopt vending technology when the market is established.