The Rise And Fall Of The Megastore

In cases where big chain stores decide to move to a new market, one might think that the CEO would never sign off on the idea unless thorough "homework" has been done. However, this is not always the case. Some of the big names in the market may have their big move without proper groundwork and a detailed plan to address the requirements of the new venture.

Look Who Outlived Target Canada

Target’s last remaining Canadian stores closed on Sunday, marked by a funeral and some premature store closures that allowed the chain to disappoint its Canadian customers one last time. But as Canadi...

Zellers Resurrection!

What a difference 12 months makes. This time last year, the buzz was all about Target’s rollout across Canada, many in former Zellers locations. Now, Target’s Canadian foray is facing serious financia...

Who'll Get Zeddy?

TORONTO - Call it a bear market — three charities have been named as finalists in the race to adopt Zellers' famous mascot Zeddy.Camp Trillium, Autism Ontario and Cystic Fibrosis Canada are the three...