7-Eleven launches Foodora delivery offering, taking on small junk food services

Some Canadians will be able to get Slurpees, condoms, medicine and ice cream delivered to them at the touch of…

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‘A public relations nightmare’: Ticketmaster recruits pros for secret scalper program

LATEST UPDATES: After publication of this story, Ticketmaster issued a statement to CBC News saying it was “categorically untrue that Ticketmaster…

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Useful lessons from Venezuela’s crumbling populist economy: Don Pittis

In an era of polarized politics, the reaction last week when Canada’s Special Envoy to Myanmar Bob Rae tweeted about Venezuela, should…

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Next week’s NAFTA challenge: Restore momentum after Trump’s latest ‘bullying’

As he left the stage after an event in Charlotte, N.C., on Friday, Donald Trump’s team played the song You Can’t…

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Aimia settles class-action lawsuit over expiring Aeroplan points

Aimia says it has signed a deal to settle a class-action case related to changes to its Aeroplan mileage expiry…

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Are homegrown tech firms shut out of big federal IT contracts?

Canada’s homegrown tech firms say they’ve been shut out of a multimillion-dollar project to consolidate the federal government’s data operations,…

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‘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…

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Why companies flush with tax-cut cash are spending more on share buybacks than wage hikes

Corporate earnings are on track for their best year ever, but at least some of the corresponding rise in stock prices…

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Canada’s exports of goods to U.S. hit record in June

Higher shipments of passenger cars and lights trucks south of the border helped drive up Canadian exports to the United…

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Former Sears manager relaunches B.C. store after chain’s nationwide closures

For 17 years, Boota Uppal ran the Sears Hometown store in downtown Terrace, B.C., until the nationwide chain was closed last year.…

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