Second Cup shares rise on news it may convert some Ont. outlets to cannabis shops

Shares of Second Cup gained ground on Thursday, a day after the coffee chain said it was eyeing converting some…

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Warning signs global economic chaos could spread to Canada: Don Pittis

Canada’s latest job creation numbers out at the end of last week were astounding. The most recent figures for the country’s economic…

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Cineplex profit jumps on higher attendance, more concession revenue

A trio of superhero movies, increasing audience numbers and a focus on concession stand offerings helped Cineplex Inc. report a…

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Cannabis will soon be legal in Canada, but pot for pooches may take longer

Canadian pets are a few steps closer to getting their paws on pot-based medical treatments in Canada as more cannabis…

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Syrian chocolate company in Antigonish set to double in size

An Antigonish, N.S., chocolate company founded by former Syrian refugees is set to double in size, again. When the Hadhad family arrived…

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Prices for canned goods about to go up in Canada as tariffs start to bite

Canadians should brace for higher prices on everything from soda to soup as manufacturers begin to feel the impact of…

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Trump’s inefficiency revolution: Don Pittis

Even as U.S. President Donald Trump crowed last week about an economic growth rate above four per cent, he continued to butt heads…

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Vineyards welcome hot and dry weather

So far it’s been a hot summer and for wine producers, that’s a great thing according to a local producer,…

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Provinces agree to raise personal exemption for interprovincial booze sales

The amount of liquor individuals can bring across a provincial boundary for personal use is set to at least double, following…

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Loblaws mails $25 gift cards to shoppers who refused to send ID for price-fixing compensation

Loblaws has sent $25 gift cards to some customers who never expected to get one. That’s because they refused a request to…

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