Sears Canada

Hudson's Bay Company: Why I'm Betting on This Turnaround Story

At first glance, <b>Hudson's Bay Company</b> (NASDAQOTH: HBAYF) may look like the next <b>Sears Holdings</b> (NASDAQ: SHLD) -- in other words, a stock to be avoided at all costs.<p>Both iconic department store giants have touted their vast real-estate portfolios when appealing to investors. However, neither one has …

Profit

Aeroplan adds airlines and buck a beer falls flat

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's <i>Marketplace</i> rounds up the consumer and health news you need.<p>Want this in your inbox? Get the <i>Marketplace</i> …

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RioCan primed to cash in on cannabis ‘gold rush’ amid real estate portfolio shift

RioCan, one of Canada’s largest retail landlords, is aiming to benefit from what its top executive calls the marijuana “gold rush.”<p>Edward Sonshine, CEO of RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust, said on Wednesday that the company is well positioned ahead of the legalization of recreational cannabis on …

Real Estate

'It's going to be hard': Sears pension payments cut by 30% this week

Many Sears Canada retirees found it hard to take this week when they got their first reduced pension payment — chopped by 30 per cent.<p>They had been …

Edmonton

Former Sears employees upset over board payments

A new revelation isn't sitting well in the retail world today.<p>Court documents show the board of directors at Sears Canada made more than half a …

Employment

Brookstone is filing for bankruptcy and closing all of its stores

Brookstone, the mall chain synonymous with massage chairs and other quirky novelties, said Thursday it had filed for bankruptcy and would be closing all 102 of its stores.<p>The bankruptcy — the company’s second in four years — comes after years of declining traffic to U.S. shopping malls. Brookstone …

New Hampshire

Sears board members have earned more than $600K since retailer's demise — and are still being paid

It's time for Sears Canada's board of directors to disband and stop racking up costs, according to the law firm representing the defunct retailer's …

British Columbia

A primer on Sears Canada employees’ battle to protect their pensions

With former Sears Canada Inc.’ employees set to see a 30 per cent reduction in their pension benefits beginning Aug. 1, <i>Benefits Canada</i> looks back at …

Personal Finance (Canada)

Walmart exec joins Target supply chain team

Sephora’s top U.S. exec to head up Lululemon<p>Lululemon Athletica Inc. has ended its search for a chief executive — a hunt it initiated in February …

Lululemon Athletica

Longtime Best Buy exec to step down

Sephora’s top U.S. exec to head up Lululemon<p>Lululemon Athletica Inc. has ended its search for a chief executive — a hunt it initiated in February …

Lululemon Athletica

July 28: Ford’s move on Toronto’s council. Plus other letters to the editor

<i>Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. Letters may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a letter by e-mail, click here:</i> …

Cap and Trade

Is Canada Goose Holdings Inc. (TSX:GOOS) Our Country’s Best Apparel Export?

Here’s a <i>Jeopardy</i> question for you.This outdoor clothing company is the best-performing TSX consumer cyclical stock year to date.Who is <b>Canada Goose</b> …

McDonald's

Lululemon Stock Gets a Lift as Sephora Exec Takes CEO Reins | Investopedia

High-flying Lululemon Athletica Inc.’s (LULU) hunt for a new CEO is finally over.<p>In a press release, the yoga apparel brand announced that Calvin …

Lululemon Athletica

10 Lessons from an Unemployed Giraffe

Geoffrey the Giraffe has left the building. Suitcase in one hand and final Toys-R-Us paycheque in the other, he’s off to the career transition …

Toys "R" Us

Before the Bell: TSX, Dow set for flat opening ahead of big earnings reports

North American markets are set for a muted opening Wednesday ahead of earnings from big companies including Boeing, and Facebook.<p>Coca-Cola’s earnings beat expectations and its shares were up in premarket trading, GM also beat expectations but it cut its 2018 outlook on higher commodity costs and …

Business (Canada)

Lululemon appoints Calvin McDonald as CEO

Lululemon said Tuesday it will appoint Calvin McDonald as CEO of the athletic apparel company, following the departure and resignation of Laurent …

Business

Lululemon Looks to Sephora Veteran to Maintain Rapid Growth

Lululemon Athletica Inc. has named Calvin McDonald to lead the surging yogawear brand as it looks to rehabilitate its culture and expand its …

McDonald's

Lululemon Names Sephora Executive as New CEO

Calvin McDonald has served as president and CEO of the Americas for Sephora since 2013<p>Lululemon Athletica Inc. has appointed Calvin McDonald to serve as its next chief executive officer, tapping a top executive of beauty company Sephora to lead the athletic-wear maker.<p>Lululemon said Tuesday that …

Lululemon Athletica

‘The ideal match’: Lululemon names former Sears Canada executive Calvin McDonald as new CEO

Lululemon Athletica Inc. has named Calvin McDonald to lead the surging yogawear brand as it looks to rehabilitate its culture and expand its …

Lululemon Athletica

Lululemon taps Sephora exec as new CEO | Financial Times

Yogawear maker Lululemon on Tuesday has named a Sephora executive to lead the company, replacing Laurent Potdevin, who abruptly stepped down as chief …

Lululemon Athletica

Lululemon Names Triathlete Calvin McDonald New CEO

The Vancouver, B.C.-based healthy lifestyle-inspired athletic apparel company chose McDonald, who most recently was president and CEO of Americas for …

Triathlete

Lululemon names former Sears Canada boss McDonald as new CEO - Article - BNN

Lululemon Athletica

Former Sears Canada boss Calvin McDonald named new CEO at Lululemon

​Lululemon Athletica Inc. has chosen former Sears Canada CEO Calvin McDonald as its new chief executive officer.<p>The Vancouver-based clothing company …

University of Toronto

Sears retirees asking court for company’s remaining funds for pension deficit

Sears Canada Inc. retirees, through Koskie Minsky LLP, filed a motion in court on Friday seeking the retailer’s remaining cash to help fund their …

Personal Finance (Canada)

Lululemon names Sephora executive Calvin McDonald as new CEO

Lululemon has named Calvin McDonald as its new CEO, replacing Laurent Potdevin who resigned earlier this year after the yoga gear maker said he fell …

Business

Sears Canada retirees ask court for rest of retailer’s cash to help fund $260 million pension shortfall

Retirees of Sears Canada Inc. have asked an Ontario court to award them the remainder of the former department store chain’s cash to help fund their …

Canada

Lululemon appoints new CEO

Lululemon Athletica Inc. LULU, +1.30% said late Tuesday that the board of directors has appointed Calvin McDonald as chief executive. Shares ticked …

S&P 500 Index

Sears retirees ask court for retailer's remaining funds for pension deficit

Sears Canada Inc. retirees want an Ontario court to award them the remaining roughly $135 million of the former department store chain's cash to help …

Retirement

Retirees demand firm's remaining funds for pension deficit

Retirees of Sears Canada Inc. have asked an Ontario court to award them the remainder of the former department store chain's cash to help fund their …

Retirement

Sears retirees ask court for firm’s last $135-million to fund pension deficit

Retirees of the failed Sears Canada Inc. are asking an Ontario court to give them all of the roughly $135-million left in the retailer’s estate to cover part of their unfunded $260-million pension deficit − a move which, if successful, would leave no money for other remaining creditors.<p>The request …

Business (Canada)