Retail

Celebrating the Global Impact of Aldo Bensadoun

17 Sep 2021

As the 50th anniversary of ALDO draws near, founder Aldo Bensadoun reflects on the twists and turns in his path to success in this special episode of Radio-Canada, hosted by Isabelle Racicot....

Be a part of a new generation of retail experts – study at the Bensadoun School of Retail Management

7 Apr 2021

Retailing has changed – but its transformation isn’t over yet. E-commerce and omni-channel retailing have become the new normal, and innovative new technologies will enable even more ways for...

Digital Transformation Required to Keep Canada’s Retail Afloat

17 Dec 2020

Dr. Yu Ma, Associate Professor of Marketing and Bensadoun Faculty Scholar at McGill University, weighs in on the urgent need for digital transformation for Canadian businesses.

Meet your MMR program directors

14 Oct 2020

Yu Ma and Anwar White, directors of the Master of Management in Retailing (MMR) at McGill University, are gearing up to launch the new program in fall 2021....

COVID-19: The Greatest Test(s) for Retail Leadership in Canada

11 Jun 2020

I started writing this article in late March watching leaders react rapidly and in many instances, decisively in handling the outbreak in North America & Europe, a couple of months after their...

How Can We Best Adapt Our Global Supply Chains During a Pandemic of Historic Proportions?

2 Jun 2020

For the last several decades we have been conditioned to assume that necessities like food items and cleaning supplies will be readily available, whenever we require them. But, the COVID-19...

What can we learn from China as we prepare to open up the retail sector?

21 Apr 2020

As governments in the US, Canada and Europe start to plan for the progressive reopening of their respective economies including retail, we can turn to China (and some other Asian countries) to...

For Canadian retailers, digitization is long overdue

6 Dec 2019

As this year draws to a close, and some of the more important holidays for retailers (Black Friday, Cyber Monday) are behind us, there is no denying that technological innovations are continuing to...

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