Metro faces supplier pressure, expects higher grocery prices in the future

Canadian grocery giant Metro Inc. is already facing pressure from suppliers to accept higher prices in light of a recent…

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Ontario’s provincial power company buys U.S. renewable energy firm for $388M

Ontario’s government-owned power company is making its first foray outside the province, announcing a deal to buy New Jersey-based Eagle…

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Saudi Arabia freezes new trade, investment after Canada demands activists be freed

Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that it is ordering Canada’s ambassador to leave the country and freezing all new trade…

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Loonie could brace for a return to ‘Dutch disease’ if oils stays strong: Don Pittis

This week’s startling jump in economic growth was due to just one thing. As economists and commentators fretted over a…

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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…

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Brookfield Infrastructure buying Enercare in friendly deal valued at $4.3B

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners has made a $4.3-billion friendly takeover offer for Enercare Inc., which provides a variety of residential utility…

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Facebook forecast for slowing growth, rising expenses sends stock down

Facebook Inc. on Wednesday warned of slowing revenue growth in the second half and said that expenses would grow faster…

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Harley-Davidson turns to global markets to boost sales

With sales stagnant at home, Harley-Davidson has looked increasingly overseas for buyers of its iconic motorcycles. The economic headwinds it…

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De Beers Canada acquires Peregrine Diamonds, to take over Nunavut diamond project

De Beers Canada says it plans to take over the company behind the Chidliak diamond mining project in Nunavut. In a…

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‘Pay your age’ promo causes chaos for Build-A-Bear

Children’s toy seller Build-A-Bear was forced to halt a promotion that allowed customers to pay their age after the publicity…

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