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Walmart Plans Major Canadian Expansion

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Wal-Mart Canada says it plans to complete another 29 supercentre projects in the fiscal year beginning Feb. 1.The retailer says the expansion is expected to generate about 3,700 co...
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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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Bye Bye, Mexx

MONTREAL — Insolvent fashion retailer Mexx is liquidating its 95 stores in Canada by the end of February.By the end of this week week, 25 locations and 250 jobs will be gone.In addition to 1,700 emplo...
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Dollarama Is Booming

MONTREAL - Dollarama Inc. (TSX:DOL) said Thursday it earned $73 million in its latest quarter, up from $61.7 million a year ago as sales increased 12 per cent.The discount retailer said the profit amo...