The head of a U.S. outlet mall chain is confident his new Kanata location can compete with a crowded Ottawa retail market, despite an initial lineup of brands that will likely sound familiar to local shoppers.
I think that Ottawa could really use a Pottery Barn, Crate and Barrel and a Nine West Outlet. Would love to see that in the new space. We could...
February 7, 2013 - 15 h 09
Local coffee retailer Bridgehead is again making plans to move outside the National Capital Region as it expands the wholesale element of its business.
February 6, 2013 - 8 h 31
The names of two Canadian banks and a national drugstore chain are the latest additions to the “unique urban village” under construction at Lansdowne Park, according to the website of one of the developers behind the project.
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December 19, 2012 - 15 h 50
Christmas bells are ringing across the city, but they’ll continue all year long in a new local boutique.
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December 13, 2012 - 8 h 42
They come and they go.
December 12, 2012 - 15 h 50
As employees celebrated their one-year anniversary of upgrading to a new store that was briefly the largest Ikea in Canada, they were also adding up some impressive growth metrics.
December 12, 2012 - 10 h 41
Nearly three out of every four local shoppers who braved the Boxing Day crowds last year were in the hunt for consumer electronics, according to a survey conducted on behalf of Best Buy Canada.
October 31, 2012 - 9 h 10
While local store owners can commonly be heard clamouring for more parking spaces for their customers, a recent survey finds the majority of shoppers at an increasingly popular retail area are leaving their cars at home.
October 2, 2012 - 15 h 05
The proposal to redevelop Lansdowne Park received a crucial endorsement from a city committee on Tuesday, setting up a final council vote next week.
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October 1, 2012 - 13 h 06
Canadian sporting goods retailer Sporting Life has joined the list of stores slated to open in Lansdowne Park.
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September 26, 2012 - 12 h 30
The doors of Ottawa's first bona fide outlet mall could open as early as mid-2014, one of the officials behind the project says.
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