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Loblaws pitches upgraded loyalty program for $9.99 a month for premium perks
Loblaws is launching a fee-based subscription program targeting its existing loyalty program members that sweetens the pot for them in terms of rewards — in exchange for a fee. Lire la suite >>
Amazon wants to leave packages in your home, Walmart will put groceries in your fridge
Both Amazon and Walmart want to deliver packages inside your home — while you’re not there. It’s latest innovation in the battle for customers as people turn to convenient online… Lire la suite >>
Healthy hearts: Gluten-free diets don’t help people without celiac disease, study finds
Gluten-free diets shouldn’t be promoted to prevent heart disease among people without celiac disease, gastroenterologists say following a large U.S. study. Lire la suite >>
Tim Hortons owner buys fried chicken chain Popeye’s for $1.8B US
The owner of Tim Hortons and Burger King is adding fried chicken chain Popeye’s to its stable of quick-serve restaurants, in a deal worth $1.8 billion. Lire la suite >>
Visa doles out more free groceries in regions where Walmart has dumped Visa
Visa and Walmart are engaged in an all-out battle over credit card fees and Visa is the latest to strike. It’s offering its customers in Thunder Bay a $10 rebate… Lire la suite >>
Teachers have no right to police children’s diets at school
Toronto dietitian Abby Langer says some teachers in Durham Ontario are taking kids’ snacks away or not allowing kids to eat them if they’re « unhealthy. » She says parents are furious,… Lire la suite >>