Canadian Grocer

Food and drink will lead holiday spending again this year: RCC
Grocers are ‘absolutely’ poised for a strong Christmas season says president and CEO Diane Brisebois Lire la suite >>
New bill would bring new agri-products to Ontario Food Terminal
Government proposes allowing the sale of local foods beyond fruit and veggies Lire la suite >>
New Campbell’s ad plays up the power of a home-cooked meal
To connect with younger consumers, popular soup brand positions itself as a useful ingredient rather than a standalone dish Lire la suite >>
Mucci Farms continues North American expansion
Greenhouse grower is adding acres in Ohio and Ontario Lire la suite >>
Nielsen Global Connect has a new name and a new owner
The data company has been purchased by Advent International, only days after it rebranded Lire la suite >>
Walmart Canada speeds up investment in omnichannel
Big-box retailer announces plans for online and in-store fulfillment and new test locations Lire la suite >>
Discount retailers get big boost in brand value (Study)
No Frills is the only new entrant on top 40 most valuable brands list, while Food Basics and Dollarama had big jumps Lire la suite >>
Metro’s latest design challenge is all about the perks
For its second annual competition, the grocer is asking post-secondary design students in Ontario and Quebec to share packaging ideas and strategies for its private-label coffee Lire la suite >>
Walmart Canada tops diversity and inclusivity study
Its workforce is the leading contributor to consumer perception, followed by its advertising Lire la suite >>
The meteoric rise of Instacart
President Nilam Ganenthiran takes a look back at the early days of the pandemic and reveals plans for the future Lire la suite >>
Costco workers in Winnipeg quit over COVID concerns
Staff says the members-only warehouse was not following pandemic protocol including physical distancing measures and sanitization practices Lire la suite >>
More Canadians are growing their own food. What does that mean for grocers?
Dalhousie survey finds that almost one in five Canadians took up pandemic gardening Lire la suite >>