Retail-Insider: Weekly Briefs

April 27, 2018: SSENSE to Open 5-Storey Flagship in Montreal, Old Navy Expands, Assembli Pizza Hits TO, Union Stations’ Cheeky PopUp, Hogan Pharmacy Anti-Pilfering Prescription Vials, Walmart Canada Campaigns to put 10M Meals on Tables, Wicker Emporium Files for Creditor Protection

April 20, 2018: Cocoage for Affluent Gift Givers, Sugarfina Sweetens up Oakridge, Miele in Yorkdale, Luxury Home & Design Show at BC Place to build Italian Piazza, Toys R Us

April 13, 2018: French Connection Downsizes to One, Copper Branch Doubles Store Count, Melissa’s Musts Pop-Up Brings the Haute, New Wellwise Store in Etobicoke, Maje Celebrates 20th Anniversary, Amazing Brentwood Raises Tower, Birks Jewellers Exits Downtown Edmonton

April 5, 2018: Belgian Chocolate Cafe Picks Canada for 1st Location, Escada Exists Edmonton, Holt Renfrew Closes ‘Holts Gourmet,’ Scavolini Opens New Showroom, Saje Natural Wellness Clean Cleaning, Longo’s Kitchen Meal Kits, H&M Premium Outlets Launch

April 1, 2018: Miniso Enters Quebec, Montblanc Closes, Christian Louboutin Opens in Montreal, Change Lingerie Expands, Indochino & New York Yankees, Surmesur Made-to-Measure, Backerhaus Veit Awarded, Kinetic Commercial Retail/Ecommerce, Winners/Homesense Super-Size

March 22, 2018: Mastermind Toys Expanding, Avenue Road Comes to Van, Tesla Partners with CF, Cadillac Fairview Blooms Canada-wide with Annual Flower, Urbanibrands Rolls-Out Vegan NOBLE Jerky, Indochina Looks to Women’s Made-to-Measure

March 16, 2018: Mexx to Re-Enter Canada, Uniqlo Announces Opening Date, Deciem Opens 2nd Vancouver Store, Keep Cool Fans the Fitness Flames with 1st Canada Location, Aritzia Brand Babaton Opens at Square One in Mississauga, CF Richmond Centre Gets Fresh with Le Creuset, Yorkdale Concept Space Launches 5th Iteration with Prom and Party Focus

March 6, 2018: FAO Schwarz to Land in Canada, Shanghai Stationery to Open 1st Location, Holt Renfrew Flagship Renovation Nears Completion, Matt & Nat to Open at CF Sherway Gardens, Reigning Champ Launches Flagship, Squish’s Gourmet Gummies Captivate Southgate Centre

February 25, 2018: Simons Prepares to Open Eco-Store, H&M Sees Gains in Canada, Bluebird Relocation, Hillcrest Mall Taps in Consumer Demand for Payment Options, Retail Investment Straddles 2 Provinces, Indochino Excels at Following Their Designs, Heidi Sopinka Takes Off as New Novel Debuts