Reinvention is key for businesses in the digital age

Published: 8Mar2018

With the rise of Information Technologies, leaders of large corporations are forced to reinvent both themselves and their organizations....

A great milestone for Aspire Food Group

Published: 8Mar2018

Aspire Food Group, a manufacturer of food products made from crickets co-founded by Mohammed Ashour (MBA’14), announced that it has acquired Exo, a producer of protein bars made from crickets....

Former Cisco CEO sees big promise in crickets as food

Published: 7Mar2018

The former Cisco Systems CEO, John Chambers, has emerged as a public advocate for the Aspire Food Group’s edible cricket foods....

Dobson Cup semi-finalist is leading the way in sustainable fashion

Published: 7Mar2018

For Tessa Battistin, founder of Asset Designs and former Dobson Cup semi-finalist, knowing how your clothes are made is just as important as knowing where your food is coming from....

Desautels Dean on retail changes and opportunity

Published: 6Jun2017

In a recent op-ed for the Montreal Gazette, Desautels Dean Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou discussed the seismic changes that have affected the retail sector over the past thirty years....

Guest Lecture: Benny Cohen

Published: 6Mar2018

Benny Cohen, BCom’82 , President and CEO, KPI Digital Solutions & Lewise Hiltz, Head of Digital Marketing at KPI Digital Solutions...

Desautels researchers figure prominently in Innovation Superclusters Initiative

Published: 16Feb2018

McGill University will participate in two of the five “superclusters” selected by the Government of Canada for funding under its Innovation Superclusters Initiative.

Taking Ste-Catherine Street into the modern age

Published: 15Jan2018

Montreal’s historic strip, Ste-Catherine Street, is undergoing four years of roadwork....

Bensadoun School of Retail Management highlighted among Quebec’s most innovative business programming

Published: 7Nov2017

As business schools adapt their programs to address the grand challenges of our time, McGill’s Bensadoun School of Retail Management stands out as an initiative that will respond to the needs of a...

McGill to launch international retail-management school with gift from Bensadoun Family Foundation

Published: 12May2017

McGill University is on its way to becoming a global centre for retail-management training, thanks to a $25-million gift from Aldo Bensadoun (BCom'64, LLD'12) via the Bensadoun Family Foundation....