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    Convenience Retailers concerned with effect of Ontario Labour Changes on Community Stores and Part-time Jobs
    September 12, 2017

    In a new member survey published this week, the Ontario Convenience Store Association (OCSA) found widespread concern among retailers about the unintended consequences resulting from Ontario’s surprise minimum wage increase, as well as other proposed labour changes. As a result of the legislation introduced by the Government of Ontario earlier this year, 83 per cent […]

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    First in Canada: Costco Wholesale Business Centre Opens
    April 6, 2017

    Unique concept benefits businesses of all sizes, from retailers to restaurants to offices. Scarborough, ON – Costco Wholesale today opened its first Canadian Business Centre in Scarborough, located at 50 Thermos Rd. in the Warden-Eglinton area. The Costco Wholesale Business Centre concept is new to Canada.  The location is vastly different from any current Costco […]

  • Celebrating Our Neighbourhood Corner Stores
    April 6, 2017

    Convenience Stories We found this great story over at ConvenienceStories.org about a video project focusing on the different convenience stores in Toronto. Stina Dios is a student at OCAD who found the stories behind each of the convenience stores that she entered and she wanted to share them with everyone. About her project….  A collection […]

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