2011 In Review: Our Top 20 Stories Of The Year

It is always interesting to look back on the past year and to see which stories appeared to have the biggest impact on our industry based on the number of clicks that they earn each week in our e-newsletter. 2011 brought us the news that Target would be coming to Canada in 2013 and that
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SINS Flashback – Sobeys “Star Of Christmas” TV Spots

Growing up in Halifax in the 1980’s – Sobeys was the BIG name in groceries. It was before Superstore and Walmart and your big holiday grocery shop was done at Sobeys. Back in the day, the Christmas season started when Sobeys long-running commercial “Star of Christmas” started playing on ATV. We all have those ads
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Grocers And Vendors Giving Back This Holiday Season

I was in Superstore today and noticed an end aisle featuring a limited edition President’s Choice Blue Menu deluxe macaroni and cheese dinner.  It was branded as Extra Helping and was $5 per box. Loblaw has partnered with the Extra Helping National Holiday Food Drive to try and raise $1.2 million and 1.2 million pounds
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