Retail Council of Canada

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May 22, 2019, 09:26 ET Retail's Future Leaders Awarded $25,000: Finalists of Retail Council of Canada's Retail Education Scholarship Program announced.

TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Seventeen post-secondary students will receive $1,000 each as part of Retail Council of Canada's Retail Education Scholarship Program. This brings Retail Council Canada...


May 22, 2019, 09:13 ET Biggest Names in Retail to Present New Insights on May 28 & 29 at STORE Conference 2019

Helena Foulkes (HBC), David Boone (Staples Canada), Joe Mimran (Joe Fresh) and Duncan Fulton (Restaurant Brand International), Walter Robb (former CEO Whole Foods), Names of just a few of 70...


May 08, 2019, 08:11 ET Retail's Best Recognized: 2019 Excellence in Retailing Awards Finalists Announced

Thirty-seven standout companies receive the coveted designation as being amongst the most creative and innovative retailers in Canada TORONTO, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC)...


Apr 30, 2019, 08:12 ET Report: Increasing Choice and Convenience for Alcohol Sales Will Boost Jobs & Economic Growth

Retail Council of Canada research on move to expand the sale of beer and wine to corner stores, box stores, and additional grocery stores will create 9,100 new jobs, and a $3.5 billion dollar...


Apr 25, 2019, 06:30 ET Style-smart shoemaker Poppy Barley Recognized as 2019 Independent Retail Ambassador of the Year by Retail Council of Canada

Edmonton-based sister-duo became the first retailer in North America to offer handcrafted, fashion boots online TORONTO, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is excited to select...


Apr 24, 2019, 06:30 ET Best Buy Canada's Ron Wilson named RCC's Excellence in Retailing 2019 Distinguished Canadian Retailer of the Year

Steadfast commitment to Innovation and Customer Care builds retailer's impact and business success TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is honoured to announce that Best Buy ...


Apr 23, 2019, 10:13 ET David Sobey, Chair Emeritus of Sobeys Inc., and Donald Sobey, Chair Emeritus of Empire Company Limited receive RCC's 2019 Canadian Grocery Grand Prix

Canadian Grocery Family honoured for outstanding service to the industry and the communities they serve TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is honoured to announce The...


Apr 11, 2019, 12:55 ET Finalists for 26th Anniversary Canadian Grand Prix New Products Announced

Shortlist features more exotic, easy to prepare meals reflecting the consumers' desire for new unconventional food experiences at home. TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC)...


Mar 19, 2019, 06:30 ET From Kickstarter to Disruptor: Knix Wins 2019 Retail Marketing Innovation Achievement Award

Leader in wire-free bras and functional underwear recognized for astounding market share growth, innovative products and campaigns featuring real women TORONTO, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council...


Dec 12, 2018, 06:30 ET Canadian Consumers Are Growing Less Patient with Retailers

Time-pressed Canadians are more demanding and more likely to switch retailers if their experience is frustrating TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadian consumers are becoming less forgiving and more ...


Nov 18, 2018, 05:00 ET Retail Council of Canada Calls on Government to End Postal Strikes as Canada Enters Crucial Holiday Shopping Period

TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - In a letter sent today to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (see below), Retail Council of Canada (RCC) called upon the Government of Canada to use its legislative powers...


Nov 07, 2018, 08:00 ET More Canadians Choosing Black Friday Over Boxing Day for Holiday Deals

Majority of shoppers intend to "Buy in Canada" this holiday season TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Boxing Day may be passé. A survey conducted by Leger for Retail Council of Canada shows Black Friday...


Oct 23, 2018, 12:28 ET Retail Council of Canada Applauds Ontario Government's Move to Revisit Labour Laws

Statement in Response to Provincial Government's Announcement on Revisions to Bill 148 TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) issues the following statement in response to...


Oct 18, 2018, 09:00 ET USMCA, Cannabis, Consumers, Experiential Retail and Brand Resilience Explored at Retail West 2018, November 6, 2018

Retail West, Western Canada's largest retail conference, discusses new twists to the most pressing concerns and opportunities facing retailers in Canada. TORONTO, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - On November 6, ...


Sep 10, 2018, 07:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Don't miss Retail Secure 2018 & Cannabis in Retail Forum

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Two back-to-back conferences focus on Data Security, Racial Bias and Cannabis in the Workplace Data security, racial bias and cannabis are hot topics in the retail...


Sep 06, 2018, 07:30 ET Don Berezowski Honoured for Lifetime Achievement

Industry veteran and Walmart Canada's Director of Environmental Health and Safety to receive 2018 RCC Retail Secure Lifetime Achievement Award TORONTO, Sept. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada...


Jun 13, 2018, 11:45 ET Retail Council of Canada Commends CFIA on the New Safe Food for Canadians Regulations

Changes will ensure consumers have access to safe, high-quality food at affordable prices TORONTO, June 13, 2018 /CNW/ - On behalf of its members, Retail Council of Canada (RCC) welcomes the new Safe ...


Jun 04, 2018, 14:42 ET Retail's Future Leaders: 2018 Retail as a Career Scholarship Winners

Most promising retail talent receive $25,000 in scholarships to further their education TORONTO, June 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Seventeen post-secondary students received $1,000 each as part of Retail Council...


May 31, 2018, 08:51 ET 25th Anniversary Canadian Grand Prix New Product Winners Revealed

New products reflect consumer demand for healthier foods and more exotic flavours TORONTO, May 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Metro Brands, g.p. was the most awarded company at this year's 25th Anniversary...


May 29, 2018, 22:05 ET Retail Council of Canada Honours Retail's Top Achievers at the 2018 Excellence in Retailing Awards Gala

Recognizing and celebrating the best retailer leaders in Canada in 2018 TORONTO, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Twelve of Canada's most innovative retailers took home top accolades tonight at the 2018...


May 29, 2018, 21:39 ET Interac Corp. and Retail Council of Canada Announce Top Applicant of the 2018 Retail as a Career Scholarship Program

Commitment to developing tomorrow's retail leaders in Canada continues to grow TORONTO, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Interac Corp. and Retail Council of Canada (RCC) are delighted to reveal that Connor...


May 24, 2018, 06:00 ET Media Advisory - Don't Miss STORE 2018

Canada's Biggest Retail Conference and Event of the Year Who's Who of Retail Discuss Innovative Approaches to Reshape the Industry TORONTO, May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Changing technology, evolving...


May 08, 2018, 06:30 ET The Home Depot Canada's Jeff Kinnaird named RCC's Excellence in Retailing 2018 Distinguished Canadian Retailer of the Year

Steadfast commitment to Canadians builds retailer's impact and business success TORONTO, May 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is thrilled to honour The Home Depot Canada's President...


May 01, 2018, 06:30 ET T&T Supermarkets' Cindy and Tina Lee receive RCC's 2018 Canadian Grand Prix Trailblazer Lifetime Achievement Award

Canadian chain honoured for 25 years of developing authentic Asian grocery in Canada TORONTO, May 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is excited to announce T&T Supermarkets' founder Cindy ...


Apr 25, 2018, 08:30 ET Lee Valley's Robin Lee and the Lee Family Announced as 2018 RCC's Excellence in Retailing Awards Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

An unwavering 40-year commitment to selecting hard-to-find quality tools that help people do what they love shapes family-run retailer's outstanding success TORONTO, April 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Retail...