Retail

Does The World Need Another Social Shopping Site?

Toronto's Bestie wants to crack a crowded market with its curated buying platform. What will it need to succeed?

Prepare for More Online Shopping this Holiday Season

Beautiful woman shopping online for Christmas.

Consumers are expecting to spend more with e-tailers, according to a new survey

Inside the Pre-Tail Revolution

Pre-tail Hexo+ Display

Crowdfunding can be a great way to gather market intel. Here's what you can learn from products that succeeded (and those that failed)

5 Steps to a Total Brand Reinvention

branding

Corporate-makeover wizard Joe Jackman reveals what it takes to inject new life into an old business

How to Sell to Affluent Empty-Nesters

empty-nesters

Forget Gen Y: The millions of Canadian Boomers with no kids at home have serious money to spend

Inside the App That Could Revolutionize Retail

Slyce Display

"Visual product search" is changing the way people shop, and a Toronto firm's technology is leading the way

The Right Way to Run a Pop-Up Shop

Vega's pop-up "blender bike" in action. (Photo: Vega)

5 proven tips from a veteran marketer who's mastered the art of temporary retail

Meet Today’s Cash-Strapped Canadian Consumer

broke_consumer

A new study shows an increase in paycheque-to-paycheque living and a decrease in retirement savings

Is Your Business Ready for the “iWallet”?

Apple CEO Tim Cook unveils the sixth-generation iPhone. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty)

Apple's new iPhones double as digital wallets. Retailers, get ready to change your payment options

Meet the 5 Most Powerful People in Retail

Heather Reisman (Photo: Markian Lozowchuk)

Get to know the tastemakers and power brokers who determine whether your product gets in front of consumers

Canada Ranks Second in Customer Service

happy_customer_service

New data reveals we're masters of keeping clients satisfied—we just have to stop saying "sorry"

Readers Choice

The scandal surrounding former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi raises key questions about the value of policing staff behaviour

Loading poll, please wait.