DoorDash, Loblaw announce new, innovative offering to bring express delivery of grocery and convenience items to customers in Canada

Customers will also be able to order from their favourite Loblaw Companies retail stores for delivery from the DoorDash Marketplace app TORONTO, ON–DoorDash, Inc. and Loblaw Companies Limited announced a collaboration that will bring a new and innovative grocery delivery service to customers in Canada. Starting this August, PC Express™ …

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GTA Walmart Canada customers can now receive online orders in as fast as 30 minutes

Retailer pilots 30-minute delivery; More than 40 percent of Greater Toronto Area households can participate MISSISSAUGA, ON–Walmart Canada customers in the Greater Toronto Area can receive their online orders in as fast as 30 minutes through Walmart Now, a new virtual convenience offering featuring Walmart’s quickest delivery speeds. Walmart Canada …

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Aeroplan, Uber Canada Unveil Expanded Partnership

Multi-year partnership means Aeroplan members earn points with Uber and Uber Eats, bonus points for new Uber customers MONTREAL, QC–Aeroplan has expanded its loyalty partnership with Uber Canada, giving Aeroplan members in Canada the opportunity to earn points on Uber Eats and Uber Rides purchases when they link their accounts. Aeroplan members based in …

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Amazon Counter Launches in Canada

The package pickup network empowers Canadian businesses via access to Amazon’s customer base and technology to help bring additional foot traffic in-store TORONTO, ON–Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Counter in Canada, a new network of staffed pickup points that gives customers the option to pick up their Amazon packages …

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Drone Delivery Canada Announces Update on Successful Condor Testing

TORONTO, ON–Drone Delivery Canada Corp. has successfully completed further testing of the Condor drone at the Foremost UAS Test Range, in Foremost, Alberta, Canada. The company says the tests related to cold-weather performance, wind performance, cargo-area temperature profiles, long-duration flight testing, aircraft attitude and position controller tuning, autonomy, and autonomous …

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Canada Cartage expands holdings in fulfillment delivery operations

Canada Cartage Announces Acquisition of Stalco, e-Commerce Fulfillment, Shipping TORONTO, ON–Canada Cartage, one of the country’s largest transportation and logistics providers, has announced the acquisition of Stalco Inc., a Toronto-based, third-party logistics company specializing in fulfillment and distribution for high-velocity, e-commerce clients in Canada, the U.S. and international markets. Founded in …

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Global Creative Collective Thinkingbox hires Helen Androlia as Strategy Director

TORONTO, ON–Creative shop Thinkingbox has hired Helen Androlia to lead digital strategy from its Toronto office, marking continued growth for the company across North America. Androlia most recently worked at Juniper Park\TBWA as Director of Digital Strategy. She previously served as Director, Social Media Strategy at Innocean Worldwide Canada, with …

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Dinner and a new suit arrive by delivery together?

Harry Rosen Partners with DoorDash to Introduce Same-Day Holiday Delivery TORONTO, ON–With the holiday countdown officially on, Harry Rosen, Canada’s leading luxury menswear retailer, announces a new partnership with last-mile logistics platform DoorDash to make this season of giving a little more convenient and a lot more joyful. While this …

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Easier Cross-Border eCommerce: PUDO, Frontier Distributing partner on 3PL

TORONTO, ON—Cross-border eCommerce, particularly returns promises to be easier as a result of a new agreement between PUDO and Frontier Distributing of Fort Erie, ON and Buffalo, NY. It will utilize Frontier’s warehouse space and customs-clearing expertise to expedite eCommerce parcel traffic, most particularly returns, crossing the Canada-U.S. border in …

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Staples Canada Survey Unwraps How Canadians are Planning Their Holiday Season

RICHMOND HILL, ON–A recent survey conducted by Maru/Blue and commissioned by Staples Canada revealed that Canadians will be seeing less family and friends in-person this holiday season, opting instead to have their gifts shipped this year, among other shifts in behaviour to help them stay safe. Canadians are looking for …

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