RI Brief

BRIEF: Mexx to Re-Enter Canada, Uniqlo Announces Opening Date, Deciem Opens 2nd Vancouver Store

Other News: Aritzia’s Babaton Lands in Mississauga, Keep Cool Fitness Unveils 1st Location, Le Creuset to Open in Richmond. Yorkdale’s CONCEPT Gets Prom Ready.

BRIEF: FAO Schwarz to Land in Canada, Shanghai Stationery to Open 1st Location

Other News: Holt Renfrew Vancouver flagship renovation nears completion, Reigning Champ opens on Robson, Matt & Nat continues expansion, Squish Candies Gets Sweet on Edmonton.

BRIEF: Simons Prepares to Open Eco-Store, H&M Sees Gains in Canada, Blubird Relocation

Other News: Hillcrest Mall Taps into Consumer Demand, Unique Retail Opportunity, Retailer Writes Novel, Indochino Announces Expansion.

BRIEF: Chanel Expands at Yorkdale, hr2 to Shutter Next Week, Nespresso Opening at Metrotown

Other News: Swarovski Pop-Up a Prototype for Future Stores, Levi's Opens in Halifax, TNT The New Trend Adds Men's at Bayview Village, La Vie En Rose Launches on ShopShops.

BRIEF: Off-White to Open Vancouver Store, Miniso Expands into Alberta, Lululemon Debuts Men’s Space

Other News: New IWC Schaffhausen boutique in Vancouver, Shumaker unveils another location, Nespresso opens in Calgary. 

BRIEF: Ladurée Announces Toronto Opening Date, Aussie Shoe Brand Coming to Canada

Other News: Copper Branch Plans 20 Locations for 2018, Adore Cosmetics Opening Stores, Frank and Oak Opening Women's Pop-Up in Vancouver. 

BRIEF: Holts Renos Near Completion, Children’s Retailer Files for Creditor Protection

Other News: Structube opens 1st 50,000 sq ft Superstore, Marc Cain debuts in Ottawa, Veuve Clicquot Opens in Montreal, Cambridge Target Space Finds Unique Tenant.

Brief: Fendi Grows, MINISO Expands in Ontario, Decathlon Announces 2nd Canadian Store

Other News: Ela Handbags boutique at Bayview Village, Sorelle and Co. opens in Yorkville, CF Pacific Centre updates Urban Eatery, Indochino innovates. 

BRIEF: Oxford Expands Temporary Retail Initiative, YSL Pops up at Square One, Mark’s Pop Up on Queen

Other News: Cadillac Fairview Hosts European Popup, Nordstrom Opens MoMA Boutiques, YSL Pops Up at Square One, Mindham Jewellers Comes to Yorkville Village. 

Brief: APM Monaco Enters Canada, Canada Goose Opens in Calgary, Cheesecake Factory Opens 1st Canadian Location

Other News: Hermes prepares to open Mink Mile flagship, Marks (Work Warehouse) Rebrands Again, Browns Shoes to Open More Stores into 2018. 

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Brief: Mendocino Shuts All Stores, Okaïdi Canada Files

Other news: Gap closing most mall stores, co-working space replaces Shinola store, Star Bédard rebrands, Nobis gets charitable.
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Grocery Supplier Fees Harm Food Manufacturers and Independent Grocers: Expert

Sylvain Charlebois says that a code of practice is required to save the industry, and if nothing is done the consumer will also suffer.

L.L.Bean Continues Canadian Expansion with 1st Toronto Store [Photos]

The iconic US-based retailer is looking to expand into new Canadian markets coast-to-coast.

How Twin Brothers from Western Canada Founded 2 Rapidly-Growing Direct-to-Consumer Home Furnishings Brands

The entrepreneurs discuss building growth, taking risks, and where retail is going at an unprecedented time.

Cadillac Fairview Innovates with Virtual Food Court Experience Platform

The new CF Eats aims to help food vendors in the landlord’s malls grow revenue at a challenging time.