E-commerceIndustry News

GoDaddy offers Canadian Businesses More Ways to Attract, Engage Customers

GoDaddy Canada announces new add-ons for Website Builder through integrations with Google, Canada Post, Square and PayPal TORONTO–GoDaddy, the world’s largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures, today launched new features for GoDaddy Website Builder. These new add-ons make it easier for small business owners to be searchable online …

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E-commerceIndustry TrendsRetail

Consumers’ digital habits, expectations driving real change in retail, but retailers in Canada slow to adapt

Canadian retailers stepping up to disruption, but feeling the pressure TORONTO–Widespread disruption from technology, shifting consumer behaviours and preferences across demographic groups, and changing economic impact continue to radically transform retail in Canada, says KPMG’s Willy Kruh, Consumer and Retail National Leader, High Growth Markets, KPMG in Canada and Global …

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Blackcircles Launches in Canada

Online seller promises to provide best online tire purchasing experience MONTREAL–Blackcircles, the leading online retailer of tires in Europe has officially launched its tire-shopping and online services in Canada. Since November 1st, Canadian consumers from British Columbia to Newfoundland now have access to this new tire purchasing experience. Blackcircle’s website …

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E-commerceRetail

Canadian Tire targets eCommerce Experience with First-in-Canada Technology

More ways to shop in-store and online; New ways to ‘click-and-collect’, including first-of-its kind Self-Serve Pick-Up Tower in Canada Canadian Tire announced today new eCommerce solutions that put customer convenience at the heart of online shopping. Canadian Tire is the first-ever Canadian retailer to put into market new, automated, 16-foot Self-Serve …

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Leon’s Furniture Expands eCommerce Strategy

Plans future enhancements to customers’ online shopping experience with a suite of dedicated apps Canada’s largest furniture and appliances retailer, Leon’s Furniture is embarking on a major undertaking to elevate its e-commerce business and enhance the customer online shopping experience. The Company announced today it has selected Shopify, a global …

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E-commerceLoyalty

Lowe’s adds personalized cash back loyalty program

LOWE’S CANADA ENTERS PARTNERSHIP WITH PAYMI CASH REWARDS PROGRAM Lowe’s Canada, one of Canada’s leading home improvement companies operating or servicing more than 630 stores in Canada under the Lowe’s, RONA, Réno-Dépôt, Dick’s Lumber, Contractor First and Ace banners, is pleased to announce that customers of its Lowe’s banner across …

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E-commerceIndustry Trends

Poll reveals what clothing Canadians are purchasing online vs. in-store

Canadians Prefer Shopping Online for Clothing and Accessories TORONTO– Whether a shopper’s favourite season is winter, spring, summer or fall, stocking their wardrobe to keep up with Canada’s ever-changing weather conditions can be a costly feat. According to a recent Ebates.ca poll, 50 per cent of Canadians cite summer as …

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E-commerceOperations and Logistics

PUDO partners with Landmark Global to shorten last mile in Canada

PUDO Inc., North America’s first carrier-neutral pick-up drop-off network has an agreement with global third-party logistics company Landmark Global Inc., part of the bpost group, to undertake a mutually beneficial arrangement for LGI and its customers to use PUDO’s network of parcel pick-up and drop-off locations, to enhance the last-mile …

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Real Canadian Superstore Launches Same-Day Grocery Delivery Service with Instacart in Winnipeg

Winnipeg Residents Can Now Have Groceries Delivered in as Little as One-Hour Real Canadian Superstore announced today an expansion into Winnipeg to bring home delivery to close to 200,000 households. Winnipeg residents can now order their favorite brands from Real Canadian Superstore and have their groceries and everyday essentials delivered …

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Eight Canadian retailers win 2018 Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards

Winners receive up to $100,000 in free shipping to help them grow and succeed TORONTO–Eight retail brands were crowned the country’s best at the 2018 Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards. In categories that celebrate omni-channel strategies, online innovation, customer engagement and community initiatives, the winners – which range from large …

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