Brick-and-mortar shopping malls are looking to evolve in an online world

Posted on November 23rd, 2018 by admin

As shoppers scramble to their nearest mall to get the best Black Friday deals, they will rush past a number of shuttered storefronts along the way. The conventional shopping mall has seen better days and closures of anchor stores like Sears has many retailers worried time is running out. “Foot traffic is half,” Nick Hudda, […]

Read More

4 scams to watch out for while holiday shopping online – National

Posted on November 18th, 2018 by admin

With Black Friday right around the corner, it’s important to stay on top of online scams that may put a wrench in your holiday shopping. “The holiday season tends to be the biggest online scam month of the year; there’s always a huge spike,” Andrea Gildea, head of the legal department at Transferwise, told Global […]

Read More

Steel tariffs, American dairy and cheaper online shopping; what USMCA means for Sask.

Posted on October 1st, 2018 by admin

Sask Milk and the union representing workers at the Evraz Steel Mill feel their respective industries are taking the new deal on the chin. David Baxter has more on how these and other Saskatchewan sectors are reacting to the new deal. Source link

Read More

More online shopping but also pricier drugs: What the new NAFTA means for your wallet – National

Posted on October 1st, 2018 by admin

After more than a year of negotiations, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is about to give way to the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). Both Washington and Ottawa are calling it a win, with U.S. President Donald Trump hailing a “wonderful” new trade deal with Canada and Mexico and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau […]

Read More

Steel tariffs, American dairy and cheaper online shopping; what USMCA means for Sask.

Posted on October 1st, 2018 by admin

Canada, the United States and Mexico inked a new trade deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the United States – Mexico – Canada Agreement (USMCA). The deal was announced late Sunday night by Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and United States Trade Representative Robert Lightizer. This happened just before the […]

Read More

Shopping online? Canadians can thank new trade deal for $150 duty-free limit – National

Posted on October 1st, 2018 by admin

Canada, the United States and Mexico have signed a new free trade agreement that may benefit a lot of Canadian consumers wanting to shop online. The new deal, called United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), raises Canada’s duty-free level from C$20 to C$150. It also raises the sales tax from C$20 to C$40. Here are some of Prime Minister […]

Read More

Online pot shopping will require double ID check in Alberta

Posted on August 28th, 2018 by admin

Editor’s note: This story originally stated cannabis packages would not be left with people who weren’t the original purchaser. However, the AGLC has since clarified that as long as someone over the age of 18 is home to accept the package, they do not have to be the person who ordered the cannabis. Marijuana legalization […]

Read More

Sask. parents debate online back-to-school shopping

Posted on August 24th, 2018 by admin

It’s the time of year that can hit hard on your heart, and your wallet. Last minute back to school shopping is here and can easily test the last nerve of parents across the province. READ MORE: Getting kids ready now for back-to-school can ease their anxiety come September “It’s overwhelming because there’s so much […]

Read More