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RCC in the News
Diane Brisebois discusses the rise of Black Friday over Boxing Day on BNN Bloomberg
December 4, 2019
RCC discusses 2019 holiday shopping trends on CP24
November 16, 2019
How did Black Friday eclipse Boxing Day in Canada?
November 14, 2019
City of Vancouver introduces complex unharmonized single-use by-law – Revised see change under Utensils
November 28, 2019
Late Wednesday (November 20) afternoon, the City of Vancouver released single-use item by-laws that will be considered by council on November 26, 2019. The by-laws are, as outlined to the RCC Environment Committee yesterday, a combination of the worst aspects of by-laws introduced by other local governments. RCC, and our members, in good faith, participated … Continued
Real-Time Payments to cause big time disruption
November 26, 2019
The latest in payments technology promises to further digitize the world economy and remove friction from the payment process, resulting in an elevated retail shopping experience for the customer. J.P. Morgan Chase’s Matthew Parker-Jones explains the possible benefits resulting from Real-Time Payments.
RCC and WSPS: partners in health and safety
November 26, 2019
Ensuring the wellbeing of Canada’s retail workforce is critical with respect to the continued success of the industry and its people. Retail Council of Canada and Workplace Safety & Prevention Services together offer valuable support and guidance to help retailers achieve their health and safety goals.