Our Story

As The Voice of Retail™ in Canada since 1963, Retail Council of Canada (RCC) represents over 45,000 independent, regional, national mass and specialty retail businesses and online merchants in general merchandise, drug and grocery.

Our mission is to advance the interests of the retail industry through effective advocacy, communications and education. We are unapologetic about our passion for small, mid and large retailers across Canada. We are proud to represent the country’s largest private-sector employer – supporting over 2 million Canadians and contributing to the economic health and well-being of our communities from coast to coast.

RCC has offices in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax.

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