September 18, 2015

Dion Rooney will be responsible for leading the HBC digital business and delivering online experience across all banners.

September 16, 2015

As statistical revelations go, the fact most Americans use the Internet and mobile phones is not especially surprising, but still significant for omnichannel retailers.

September 1, 2015

Shoppers at Lowe’s stores in Canada, will soon be able to turn their purchases into miles toward air travel.

August 24, 2015

Chain Store Age editor Marianne Wilson spoke with the industry veteran about her new position and Charming Charlie’s plans for the future.

August 21, 2015

Lowe's Canada has named Jeff Boyd as VP, real estate, construction and store design effective immediately. 

August 18, 2015

Online shoppers in the U.S. and Canada are willing to sacrifice delivery speed for a lower shipping cost.

July 29, 2015

Jones New York stores won’t be shutting out the lights up north.

July 24, 2015

Lowe’s Canada is in growth mode.

July 23, 2015

Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) is capitalizing on 42 real estate assets. 

July 23, 2015

Loblaw Companies Ltd. swung from loss to profit in the second quarter of fiscal 2015, but still plans to improve profitability even more. 

July 9, 2015

Ikea Canada announced the national rollout of electric vehicle charging stations at each of its 12 stores across Canada.

June 24, 2015

The higher numbers of store closings are far from over, and it would not be accurate to refer to 2015 as a total turnaround, but it does seem noteworthy that there are significant categories of retail that have aggressively moved to capitalize on opportunities.

June 15, 2015

Hudson’s Bay Company is positioning itself for major global expansion with the purchase of the 15-year-old Galeria Kaufhof department store chain from German retail conglomerate Metro Group for about $3.17 billion.

June 12, 2015

The transition to accepting EMV technology will take some time and effort to complete, but it provides a golden opportunity for the U.S. payments industry to revamp old systems, strengthen the security of their payment ecosystem and pave the way for future technologies

June 11, 2015

Hudson’s Bay Co. swung a net loss of $54 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2015 from net earnings of $176 million in the year-ago period. 

June 11, 2015

Hudson’s Bay Co. swung a net loss of $54 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2015 from net earnings of $176 million in the year-ago period. 

June 1, 2015

Canadian Tire Corp. on Monday opened its largest location to date and first-ever 'showcase' store in Edmonton, Alberta.

May 21, 2015

Ikea plans to open a 397,000-sq.-ft. distribution center in Mississauga Ontario in October.

May 19, 2015

Retailers in the U.S. including Dunkin’ Donuts, Fandango, Sundance Catalog and Williams-Sonoma will now offer Visa Checkout, the online checkout service from Visa Inc.

May 14, 2015

Canadian Tire Corp. pumped up profit in the first quarter of fiscal 2015, expanding net income 17% to $88.3 million from $75.6 million a year earlier.

May 14, 2015

Ikea is thinking small in Canada. Ikea Canada is testing a new concept, a “pick-up-point” store, in London, Ontario, and Quebec City.

May 11, 2015

Lowe's Canada has reached an agreement to acquire the leases of 13 former Target Canada locations and to purchase Target's distribution center in Milton, Ontario, for a total purchase price of about $125 million.

May 8, 2015

Canada’s Loblaw Companies Ltd. said it will pull its Joe Fresh brand from J.C. Penney stores in the United States at the beginning of next year as it looks to concentrate on freestanding Joe Fresh stores and e-commerce.

May 6, 2015

Canadian Tire Corp. has concluded an agreement to acquire 12 real estate leases formerly held by Target Canada for $17.7 million.