Bensadoun School of Retail Management

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...

The end of retail as we know it? Not so fast

Published: 20Oct2017

Charles de Brabant (BCom'83), Executive Director of the Bensadoun Retail Initiative, says that popular perceptions of a declining retail industry are misleading; the reality is actually far more...

Saibal Ray on the potential benefits and costs if Amazon chooses Montreal

Published: 21Sep2017

As Amazon hunts for a location for its second North American headquarters, Canada’s major cities are building their cases....

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....

Desautels Dean on Montreal as a college town, international students, and the McGill advantage

Published: 26May2017

When Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou started as Desautels Dean nearly two years ago, she immediately began work on a strategic plan and started to get to know the people who make up the faculty....

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....

McGill University set to become world leader in retail management education thanks to a $25-million gift from the Bensadoun Family Foundation

Published: 12May2017

Retail icon and philanthropist Aldo Bensadoun has stepped forward with a visionary gift to his alma mater, McGill University, aimed at creating new knowledge and developing leaders for the rapidly...