Canada Goose turns focus to e-commerce as retail landscape shifts

The Globe and Mail-Sep. 18, 2017 Dani Reiss, who runs Canada Goose Holdings Inc., used to be so anti-logo that he would cut the little crocodiles off his Lacoste shirts. Today, a prominent North Pole crest is emblazoned on the shoulder of each parka his company makes,...

The key to Canada’s retail success? Aggressive adoption of e-commerce

The Globe and Mail-Dec. 18, 2017 There is, however, some optimism: Most believe that the Canadian sector can grow if it aggressively adopts digital strategies and embraces e-commerce. The country, three-quarters of them say, is actually in a good position to do so,...

E-commerce accounts for less than 3% of retail sales in Canada …

Globalnews.ca-Dec. 21, 2017 Statistics Canada's latest numbers on retail sales showed that e-commerce sales increased 19.4 per cent in October, compared to a year earlier. However, they accounted for just 2.6 percent of overall retail sales. The data, released...

Machine learning engineer among Indeed’s jobs to watch in 2018

BetaKit-Jan. 10, 2018 Just in October, Amazon announced plans to open a new fulfillment centre in Calgary and hire 750 people; the ecommerce giant already has five fulfillment centres in Canada. As the demand for AI talent grows in demand for every industry, it's also...

Canada Goose turns focus to e-commerce as retail landscape shifts

The Globe and Mail-Sep. 18, 2017 Dani Reiss, who runs Canada Goose Holdings Inc., used to be so anti-logo that he would cut the little crocodiles off his Lacoste shirts. Today, a prominent North Pole crest is emblazoned on the shoulder of each parka his company makes,...

E-commerce accounts for less than 3% of retail sales in Canada …

Globalnews.ca-Dec. 21, 2017 Statistics Canada's latest numbers on retail sales showed that e-commerce sales increased 19.4 per cent in October, compared to a year earlier. However, they accounted for just 2.6 percent of overall retail sales. The data, released...

Machine learning engineer among Indeed’s jobs to watch in 2018

BetaKit-Jan. 10, 2018 Just in October, Amazon announced plans to open a new fulfillment centre in Calgary and hire 750 people; the ecommerce giant already has five fulfillment centres in Canada. As the demand for AI talent grows in demand for every industry, it's also...

Wal-Mart opens new front in growing battle over e-commerce

The Globe and Mail-Jan. 14, 2018 Wal-Mart Canada Corp. has launched two hubs for distribution of fresh food and other e-commerce orders, an initiative that could be the discount giant's answer to Amazon.com Inc.'s push into selling groceries online. Wal-Mart's new...

Sobeys vows best home delivery ‘on the planet’ with Ocado deal

BNN - January 22, 2018 Sobeys is vowing to step up its game online, announcing a deal on Monday that its CEO says will give it the best delivery service "on the planet". The Canadian supermarket operator is teaming up with Hatfield, U.K.-based Ocado to launch a new...

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