Retail Management

Virtual Mini Retail Summit with Horacio Barbeito & Bora Keskin

4 Feb 2021

The Bensadoun School of Retail Management hosted our third Virtual Mini Retail Summit on Friday, January 29th. We were excited to welcome Horacio Barbeito, CEO of Walmart Canada and Bora Keskin,...

Testimonial from our BSRM community

2 Feb 2021

I chose to pursue a retail management concentration during its first introduction to the BCom program in 2018 because of the exceptional professors of practice and brand-new course curriculum that...

Join us in spreading the word about the most exciting retail program in the world

2 Feb 2021

As many of you already know, we have launched the recruitment phase of our new Master of Management in Retailing (MMR) program that will welcome its first cohort late this summer.

Retailers must adapt to survive holidays as COVID-19 lockdown remains in place

10 Dec 2020

Historically, December yields the largest profits for retailers, who are accustomed to ramping up their year-end operations to keep pace with the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping. This...

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...

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