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Is Online Shopping the Future of Retail?

Like it or not, online shopping is a big deal, and to dismiss it as something trivial is short-sighted at best. The question is, will there be a point in time when shopping will become a completely digital experience? Maybe not too soon, but the possibility is definitely there. Here's why:
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HBC's Pro-Anorexia T-Shirt Reminds Me of My Own Eating Disorder

The Hudson's Bay Company in Toronto threw its hat into the "Let's try to be clever by making fun of eating disorders" ring, by selling a T-shirt with the words "Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels." I am pleased to find out that HBC has removed the offensive T-shirts from their shelves, but am disappointed they were ever there to begin with. These were the exact same words I repeated to myself over and over at the beginning of my very long and destructive battle with an eating disorder back in 1987, when I was 17 years old. Eating disorders aren't new, but the way some companies are trying to profit off of them has recently become a very dangerous trend.
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The Bay To Buy Saks Fifth Avenue?

Hudson's Bay Co. is looking at acquiring U.S. department-store rival Saks Inc., which has been on the block for about a month. But private equity groups also are believed to be seriously considering a...
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Governor General Heading To Nunavut

OTTAWA - Gov. Gen. David Johnston and his wife Sharon leave Monday for Nunavut, their first official visit to Canada's Arctic as the vice-regal couple — but not their first as Canadians.Johnston is re...