Retail

A New Way to Get on Consumers’ Smartphones

You don't need an app to offer deals or promote products in-store

What’s Your Localness Score?

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Consumers are increasingly curious about the source of their purchases. How that could affect your business

The Key to Making Consumers Pick Your Product

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This component of merchandise can determine the outcome of a purchasing decision.

What Consumers Want Right Now

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Opportunities 2015: Emerging trends and markets you can take advantage of.

This Key Recruit Could Sway Customers Your Way

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Consumers choose between brands based on trust. Here's one way to earn it.

The Huge Demand Canadian Firms Are Failing to Meet

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Canadians love this product, but we don't produce enough of it. Why we're losing out to imports.

Get Ready to Ride the Micro-Condo Wave

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A flood of tiny apartments are set to hit the market this year, and new tenants will need services to match

How to Help Customers Decide What They Like

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Canadian e-commerce success story Frank & Oak rolls out curation service

A Cautionary Tale About Keeping Current

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At its height, RadioShack was opening three stores a day, but missing key opportunities turned it into a punchline

Why Aren’t You Using Canada’s New Free Trade Deals?

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Federal International Trade Minister Ed Fast says businesses need to look beyond the U.S. and seek out newly-open foreign markets

The Way to a Man’s Stomach

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Convenience drives the healthy eating habits of men, so make sure you're close by

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