Retail Council of Canada

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May 25, 2020, 12:21 ET Associations jointly call on the Ontario government to enact a moratorium on commercial evictions to protect business and help prevent store closures during the COVID-19 crisis

TORONTO, May 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) stands side-by-side with our industry partners in calling on the Ontario government for a moratorium on commercial evictions....


May 20, 2020, 10:00 ET The Road to Retail Recovery: New Guidance for Retail Sector Launches Today

Retail Council of Canada and Boston Consulting Group providing free critical resource to all retailers as the industry adjusts to the "new reality" of COVID-19 TORONTO, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Retail...


Apr 30, 2020, 19:33 ET Retail Council of Canada Calls on Premiers to Enact Moratoriums on Commercial Evictions and Adverse Actions

TORONTO, April 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) issued an open letter today to Premiers across the country to draw attention to the urgent need for an immediate moratorium on...


Apr 03, 2020, 17:45 ET Retail Industry Tips for Shoppers

Video explains smart ways to keep shoppers and essential retail staff safe during COVID-19 TORONTO, April 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC), on behalf of the retail industry in Canada,...


Mar 28, 2020, 16:23 ET Retailers in Canada United in Condemning Price Gouging

TORONTO, March 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) and our retail members stand together in denouncing unacceptable price gouging during the COVID-19 pandemic. Price gouging is unethical, ...


Mar 19, 2020, 17:28 ET Ontario lifts time-of-day restrictions on deliveries and introduces 24-7 service to help keep goods on store shelves

TORONTO, March 19, 2020 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada applauds the Ontario government's announcement which allows retailers to temporarily deliver goods 24 hours of a day, seven days a week. This...


Feb 28, 2020, 07:11 ET Retail Council of Canada encouraged by Ontario Government's New Battery Recycling Model

Ontario Government's move to extended producer responsibility for battery recycling confirms its commitment to Blue Box reform and demonstrates the Province's strong environmental leadership....


Feb 14, 2020, 15:40 ET Joint Statement of Concern by Retailers and Manufacturers on the Impact of Rail Blockades

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's retailers and food and consumer goods manufacturers share deep concern about the impact of ongoing rail blockades on our businesses, our employees and most...


Jan 20, 2020, 12:22 ET Payworks and Retail Council of Canada (RCC) Announce Partnership

RCC members receive discounted payroll and business operations solutions. TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Payworks announced a partnership with Retail Council of Canada (RCC) that will provide...


Jan 16, 2020, 08:11 ET Landlords Find Unprecedented Ways to Innovate to Keep Canada's Top Malls Thriving

Study finds future brick and mortar retail malls will become both "experiential" and integrated "live, work, play and shop" developments to attract customers to stores. TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2020 /CNW/ - ...


Jan 10, 2020, 08:11 ET Webware.io and Retail Council of Canada (RCC) Announce Partnership

RCC provides members with new digital services to improve their competitive edge TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Webware.io announced a partnership with Retail Council of Canada (RCC), that...


Nov 12, 2019, 07:03 ET Retail Council of Canada Survey: Growing Number of Canadians Plan to Spend on Black Friday Rather than Boxing Day

Canadians plan to spend most of their holiday budgets in store this season TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The traditionally American retail holiday of Black Friday is continuing to gain popularity in ...


Oct 28, 2019, 14:25 ET New Ontario Government Bill to save businesses millions of dollars

More operational flexibility in food labelling and transportation of goods will benefit customers through better prices. TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) applauds...


Oct 16, 2019, 14:10 ET Three Cheers for Today's Three-Way Agreement to Grow Toronto

RETAILERS APPLAUD TODAY'S ANNOUNCEMENT OF A GO-FORWARD PLAN FOR TRANSIT IN TORONTO TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is delighted with today's announcement from City of...


Oct 07, 2019, 09:11 ET Impact of Economy on Retailers, Cannabis 2.0, Leveraging Black Friday, Latest Canadian Consumer Insights, and, Transforming Brand Relevance

Retail West 2019, Western Canada's largest retail conference, explores the most pressing concerns and opportunities for retailers in Canada on October 16, 2019 in Vancouver. TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2019...


Oct 03, 2019, 07:11 ET Open Letter to Ontario Government: A harmonized approach to single-use plastics is better for business than municipal patchwork

With multiple municipalities drafting one-off local approaches to reduce single-use plastics, Retail Council of Canada asks the Ontario government to discuss a province-wide solution. TORONTO, Oct....


Sep 11, 2019, 09:59 ET Shelley Holmes Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

Today's Shopping Choice (TSC) Resource Protection Director to receive 2019 Retail Council of Canada Retail Secure Lifetime Achievement Award TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada...


Aug 15, 2019, 09:56 ET Government plans to move to full producer responsibility for plastics, printed paper and packaging; industry applauds decision

Industry supports government's next step to shift costs and oversight of the residential recycling system, and is committed to a common view that plastics, printed paper and packaging do not belong...


Jun 21, 2019, 11:46 ET Retail calls on BC government to restore sales tax exemption for adult diapers

TORONTO, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada today called on the B.C. Government to restore an exemption from the B.C. Provincial Sales Tax for the "adult incontinence products." Although...


Jun 10, 2019, 13:12 ET RCC welcomes the federal government's leadership on reducing Canada's reliance on single-use plastic items

TORONTO, June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Action to harmonize regulations banning the use of certain single-use plastics is critical to provide improved environmental outcomes, lower operational and cost...


Jun 06, 2019, 14:52 ET Retail Council of Canada: In Passing Bill 115, Ontario Government Protects Ontarians from Bad Deal

TORONTO, June 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Earlier today, the Ontario Legislature passed Bill 115, which provides the Government with the ability to break out of the sweetheart deal enjoyed by the foreign brewers ...


May 29, 2019, 23:15 ET Winners for 26th Anniversary Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards Announced

Standout products offer busy consumers more convenient ways to enjoy new tastes and healthier options at home. TORONTO, May 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Twenty-four companies took home the coveted Canadian Prix...


May 29, 2019, 10:12 ET Interac Corp. and Retail Council of Canada honour top Retail Education Scholarship program applicant with special $5,000 award

Retail careers offer opportunities like never before. TORONTO, May 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Interac Corp. and Retail Council of Canada (RCC) are delighted to name Jacqueline Chung as the recipient of the...


May 28, 2019, 23:36 ET Retail's Top Achievers Recognized at Retail Council of Canada's 2019 Excellence in Retailing Awards Gala

TORONTO, May 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Fifteen of Canada's most innovative retailers took home top accolades tonight at the 2019 Excellence in Retailing Awards Gala (ERA), a highlight of Retail Council of...


May 27, 2019, 15:53 ET Retail Council of Canada Applauds the New Ontario Government Alcohol Report: Important first step towards giving consumers more convenience, choice and better pricing

TORONTO, May 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Council of Canada (RCC) gives the Ontario Government's new Alcohol Report, released earlier this afternoon, a standing ovation. This report calls on the Ontario...