Covid-19

Gauging progress in Canada’s vaccination efforts

Published: 9Jun2021

Professor Saibal Ray, Academic Director of the Bensadoun School of Retail Management, joins a group of experts on the Bill Kelly Show podcast to share his perspective on the status of Canada’s...

Retailers can ease customer anxiety after the pandemic changed grocery shopping

Published: 2Nov2021

COVID-19 caused massive shifts in the way we do even the most mundane of things. Take grocery shopping, for example. This past October, Dr. Yu Ma, Associate Professor of Marketing and Academic...

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.

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...

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...

Retail Innovation Challenge

4Jun202009:00
to
13Jun202009:00

If you’re a university student with actionable ideas on how to help businesses affected by COVID-19, The Bensadoun School of Retail Management invites you to participate in the new Retail...

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...

Back to top