Canadian Grocer

Kraft Heinz Canada hires Diana Frost
With more than 15 years experience in marketing, Frost joins the company as chief growth officer Lire la suite >>
Canadian e-grocery surges, Amazon Prime memberships jump: SRG
Grocery is the only sector of Canada’s e-commerce industry not dominated by Amazon, study finds Lire la suite >>
Loblaw opens new, modern store at an historic Toronto location
West Block building houses a Shoppers Drug Mart, Joe Fresh and offices for Loblaw Digital, PC Optimum, and PC Financial teams Lire la suite >>
Amazon is expanding in Ontario
E-giant announces plans to open two new fulfillment centres in the province next year Lire la suite >>
Consumer concern around single-use plastics has fallen during pandemic: Study
29% of respondents in Dalhousie University study said they are buying more plastic-packaged goods Lire la suite >>
Loblaw partners with GTA restaurants on meal-kit delivery
Customers have 15 recipes to choose from and all meal kits are prepared by the participating restaurants Lire la suite >>
With support from Empire, Toonies for Tummies expands East
Sobeys stores in Atlantic Canada will help raise money to feed school children Lire la suite >>
T&T announces two new stores in Western Canada
CEO Tina Lee says the search is also ongoing for a replacement for its popular store in Toronto’s Port Lands area, which closed earlier this year Lire la suite >>
Grocers’ next challenge: Encouraging shoppers to spend time in stores (Research)
Mintel analyst says people need to be encouraged to slow down and try new products Lire la suite >>
Store visits down, online shopping up in Western Canada: Study
Western Canadians also maintain their fierce loyalty to the Real Canadian Superstore Lire la suite >>
How COVID-19 changed consumer digital behaviour
A new report from Publicis Sapient looks at accelerated rates of e-commerce adoption and the pandemic’s impact on brand and retailer loyalty Lire la suite >>
Maple Leaf Foods names new senior VP
Nadia Theodore becomes senior VP of global industry and government relations in October Lire la suite >>